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3703 - Millwright - Helper 3

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Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33312

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Req Id : 27121 

Job Title : 3703 - Millwright - Helper 3  

Business Unit Sector : OCI-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES 

Work Location : PJFTLAUDE2 

Opportunity Type : Craft (non-union) 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No 

Job Summary
Assist journeyman in the planning, lay-out, installation, dismantle, relocation and aligning equipment and machinery in accordance with all plans, specifications, tolerances and industry standards. Perform maintenance as required on plant equipment to be installed as required in contract specifications.
Key Responsibilities
. Use appropriate hand and power tools to properly measure, cut, assemble and align machinery and install all other items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications . Review and verify inventory of equipment/machine components . Check accuracy of line and grade of existing foundation; prepare foundation for grouting and/or machinery placement; establish and use centerlines and bench marks; establish proper elevation of subsole and sole plates . Set and align machine components; mix and place all types of grout; Insert shims, adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts . Properly torque equipment and machinery using various torqueing equipment . Properly rig equipment and machinery and direct crane operators on placement of same . Test all installed machinery and equipment and make all necessary adjustments and/or repairs, if any . Dismantle machines using hammers, wrenches, crowbars and other hand tools . Move machinery and equipment using hoist, dollies, rollers and trucks . Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit, using hand tools and power tools . Shrink-fit bushings, sleeves, rings, liners, gears, and wheels to specified items, using portable gas heating equipment . Troubleshoot equipment, electrical components, hydraulics, or other mechanical systems . Assemble and install equipment such as shafting, conveyors and turbines; align machines and equipment using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, micrometers, dial indicators, laser, and plumb bobs; assemble machines and attach them to foundations or other structures according to project specifications . Participate in all safety related processes and programs as requested Engage with your work team to ensure we achieve zero injuries Understand that no job is so important that your safety and that of your crew will be compromised Watch for hazards and report any concerns to your supervisor or safety professional If needed, use your stop work authority until the issue is resolved . Participate in all pre-job work planning and safety discussions; Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate and/or mitigate hazards . Understand and respond appropriately to all safety hazards and warning devices (i e back-up alarms, smell of smoke, different colored warning tags, warning sirens) . Understand, support, and follow lockout/tag out procedures Attend site specific training and assure you follow all procedures as out lined in training . Follow established safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work environment . Use effective verbal and written communication skills Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately . Listen to co-workers suggestions, safety concerns, and recommendations giving full attention to what they are saying and take the time to understand the points being made, asking questions and providing feedback when appropriate . Actively participate in on-the-job training and mentoring opportunities with co-workers in your craft when provided . Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and industry standards . Learn to read and understand plans and specifications Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions . With regard to that portion of the work assigned, assist in planning, installing and/or repair systems in accordance with those plans and specifications Assist journeymen in laying out work and learn to perform layout independently . Learn to observe functioning of installed equipment or systems to determine hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement Notify supervision of any hazards observed and utilize safety stop work authority as needed
Management Responsibilities
Preferred Qualifications
NCCER Construction Craft Laborer NCCER Core Curriculum or equivalent Craft Training Program
Minimum Qualifications
At least 2 years of experience working as a Millwright or similar craft as a helper or a combination of work experience and training, and a working knowledge of the Millwright craft. Developing knowledge of machinery, including mechanical knowledge of gears, pumps, motor rotation and drive systems. Must have the ability to read mechanical drawings and use precision tools. Ability to understand and follow directions. In addition, must have all necessary tools (see Millwright tool list). Must be at least 18 years old. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Certifications
NCCER Construction Craft Laborer NCCER Core Curriculum or equivalent Craft Training Program
Work Environment/Physical Demands

Physical Demands:

  • Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas, see and hear naturally or with correction.
  • Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with requirements of the job duties.
  • Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls according to a set procedure.
  • Requires repetitive movement.
  • Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
  • Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions.

 

Work Environment:

  • Typical construction site environment.
  • Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into awkward positions.
  • Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc.
  • Requires working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
  • Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.
  • Work around hazardous equipment.
  • This position is considered a safety sensitive position.
Competencies
Salary Plan
MIL: Millwright
Job Grade
001

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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy. We offer professionals an array of health and welfare benefits that vary based on their geographic region and employment status. This may include health, life accident and disability insurances, paid time off, financial programs and more.

 

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