General Construction Technician

Location: Cape Canaveral, FL

Department: Integrated Security Solutions

Type: Temporary

Min. Experience: Entry Level

POSITION OVERVIEW                                           

Performs general manual labor tasks to support a construction project on Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and the Kennedy Space Center, including loading, unloading, lifting, and moving materials. Assists a variety of functions with manual labor tasks as needed. Possesses an understanding of general aspects of construction. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area.  The work is expected to start in late January 2018 and take three to six months.

*Must pass a background check for access to government facilities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)

  • Use hand tools to assemble equipment per instructions
  • Load and unload equipment from trucks and hoist materials to and from work areas
  • Drive trucks carrying materials and equipment
  • Stage materials to ensure maximum optimization of construction work procedures
  • Build concrete forms, assemble rebar cages, and pour concrete as instructed
  • Dig trenches
  • Pull cable
  • Install light poles
  • Clean debris, trash and hazardous materials from construction sites
  • Clean and maintain construction equipment appropriately
  • Perform roadside maintenance tasks such as trimming trees and clearing shrubs
  • Ensure that all work is being done in compliance with Xator’s protocols

JOB REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: High School Diploma
  • Experience: At least two years’ general work experience

Specialized Knowledge/Skills Requirements: 

  • Experienced in performing a variety of manual tasks involving strenuous activity
  • Physical strength, hand-eye coordination, and endurance; concentration and communication skills; ability to use necessary tools and machines
  • Experience with mixing concrete preferred
  • Experience with operating motorized trenching equipment preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIRMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Physical Requirements:  This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and move items over 50 pounds.
  • Work Conditions:  Nearly all the work is performed in outside weather conditions.  Normal working hours and days are Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 40 hours per week.  Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

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Xator Corporation provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment as required by and/or consistent with applicable country law and company policy. Consistent with the foregoing, Xator Corporation provides qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veterans’ status, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status(s) protected by law. In the United States, Xator Corporation ensures nondiscrimination in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

 

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