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Ironworker
Summary
Title:Ironworker
ID:2239
Department:Industrial
Salary Range:$26.00
Job Location:LaGrange, KY/Louisville, KY
Description

HALL CONTRACTING OF KENTUCKY, INC.

IRONWORKER
 

Summary/Objective

Installs girders and columns to provide a structural framework. May fabricate and assemble iron and steel materials. Enusres proper placement and alignment according to blueprints and instructions. Welds and cuts steel, interprets blueprints, and works with concrete reinforcing steel bars.

Essential Functions
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Build and install iron or steel girders, columns, and other construction materials to form buildings, bridges, and other structures.
  • Cut, position, and bolt down steel bars to reinforce concrete.
  • Repair older infrastructure.
  • Make, weld, and cut structural metal in fabricating shops.
  • Erect steel frames.
  • Direct operation of cranes to move structural steel, reinforcing bars, and other materials onto and around the construction site.
  • Connect steel columns, beams, and girders.
  • Drill holes into steel for bolts.
  • Number steel according to assembly instructions.
  • Unload and stack steel.
  • Attach cables to steel and then to the crane.
  • Hoist steel into place in the framework.
  • Position steel with connecting bars and spud wrenches.
  • Work with driftpins to align the holes in the steel with the framework holes.
  • Use plumb bobs, levels, and laser equipment to check alignment.
  • Bolt or weld piece into place.
  • Set reinforcing bars into forms to hold concrete.
  • Fasten bars together with wire.
  • Place spacers under rebar to lift bars off deck.
  • Cut bars with metal shears and torches.
  • Reinforce concrete with welded wire fabric.
  • Substitute cables for rebar.
  • Tighten cables with jacking equipment.
  • Install stairs, handrails, or curtain walls.
  • Make sure all pieces are fitted properly and complete repairs as necessary.
  • Must be physically healthy to stand, bend, and walk for up to 10-12 hours a day.

Competencies

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Time Management
  • Communication skills
  • Confidence Abilities
  • Demonstrate professionalism
  • Have a sense of urgency to meet deadlines
  • Multi-task and set priorities effectively
  • Excellent hand, eye and foot coordination
  • Accomplish goals in a team environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent sense of balance
  • Possess a positive “can do” attitude

Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. This position is performed in outside weather conditions

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. The employee is required to use proper personal protection equipment. Use of sunscreen and long sleeves is recommended.

Required Education and Experience

Applicants must have at least 2 years experience as a ironworker. Must be at least 18 years of age. Applicants must hold a Regular Operator (Class D) driving license. Applicant must have no felonies that are violent in nature and/or theft related in the last 7 years. Applicant must have reliable transportation to and from job site. High School Diploma or GED preferred

Job Details
* Federal contractor
* Work opportunities tax credit hires include Veterans

Job Salary and Benefits
* Salary range $26.00
* Working days vary between weekdays and weekends
* 40 hours per week or more
* Travel is a requirement to remain employed
* Normal work shifts: First (day), but could vary
* Overtime may be required for this position
* The hours for this role are Full-time, Regular
* Leave benefits include Paid Holidays once requirements are met
* Retirement benefits include 401K
* Insurance benefits include Dental, Health, Life, Disability, and Vision
* Miscellaneous benefits include Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Job Recruitment Information
Use Apply Now button below to submit your application or apply in person at 3800 Crittenden Drive, Louisville, KY between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday


Disclaimer: this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
EOE – M/F/Disabled/Veteran
Women and Minorities encouraged to apply
VERRA Federal Contractor
Our priority for referrals of protected veterans is highly desired

 

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