Brasfield & Gorrie is currently accepting applications for a Structural Ironworker. Below are the main responsibilities for this position.
(This description may not include all duties required of this position)
+ Develop complete understanding of contract plans and specifications and plan, lay-out, install assemble and erect steel components in accordance with those plans and specifications.
+ Read and understand plans and specifications, including steel inventories. Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions.
+ Follow established jobsite safety and regulations and maintain a safe and clean work area.
+ Use appropriate hand and power tools to properly measure, cut, bend, thread, assemble, and erect steel and install all other related items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications.
+ Shakeout steel into erectable sequence; rig steel members for crane hoisting with a thorough knowledge and use of crane signals
+ Guide steel members into position using tag line.
+ Connect steel members; bolt-up connections; rack structure; plumb and square; torque bolts to applicable specifications.
+ Pull, push, or pry steel members into approximate position while member is supported by crane.
+ Force member into final position using turnbuckle, ironbars, jacks and hand tools; align holes in member with corresponding holes in previously placed member using drift pins or handle of wrench through the holes.
+ Verify vertical and horizontal alignment of member using plumb bob and level.
+ Cut and weld members to make alterations, using oxyacetylene cutting and welding equipment.
+ Communication Skills – Comprehend documents such as safety rules, operating maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. The ability to understand information, ideas, direction and then be able to perform the task or project discussed.
+ Must have a working knowledge of structural welding, use of cutting torches, and all aspects of ironworker techniques and methods.
+ Must have thorough knowledge of crane signals and rigging procedures.
+ Experience – Minimum 3 years’ experience as an ironworker.
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No matter your starting point, when you join the Brasfield & Gorrie family, you open the door to a rewarding career at one of the most respected and dynamic companies in the industry. Here you decide your path and what you will make of your career—and your life.
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By offering a strong foundation of employee benefits, we ensure that you and your family have the tools and means to prosper. We’re proud to provide a competitive benefits and compensation package. Our employees have access to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), wellness programs, career development classes, and many more benefits. We’re proud to be ranked by both Top Workplaces and Best Places to Work in multiple cities!
About Brasfield & Gorrie
Founded in 1964, Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets. We're skilled in construction best practices, including virtual design and construction, integrated project delivery, and Lean construction, but we're best known for our preconstruction and self-perform expertise and exceptional client service. Brasfield & Gorrie has 12 offices and approximately 3,000 employees. Our 2019 revenues were $3.8 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield & Gorrie 22nd among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2019.
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