Steel Erection Ironworker - York, PA and Baltimore, MD

  • York, PA
  • Jan 26, 2021

Job Description

Reference #: ed8d7180e48d7b2f0e75a0a67fc74360fee0d944Steel Erection Ironworker - York, PA and Baltimore, MDDivision:SteelLocation: York, PA and Baltimore, MDSUMMARY OF POSITIONWe are seeking experienced Ironworkers for our growing Steel Fabrication and Erection team. andquot;Ironworkersandquot; place and install iron or steel beams, girders, joists, columns, metal decking, bridging, and other steel related materials to form buildings, bridges, and other structures. They also repair and renovate older buildings and structures.The Ironworkers will report to the Steel Erection General Superintendent but also reports to the Steel Erection Foreman assigned to the project the Ironworker is working on. A successful candidate should have previous experience reading specifications and blueprints, knowledge of materials, methods, and tools involved in steel construction, and knowledge of safety, quality and cost control standards.TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSRead specifications and blue prints to determine the locations, quantities, and sizes of materials required.Verify vertical and horizontal alignment of structural-steel members, using plumb bobs, lasers equipment, transits, and/or levels.Connect columns, beams, and girders with bolts, following blueprints and instructions from supervisors.Hoist steel members into place using cranes or other equipment by means of proper signaling.Bolt aligned structural-steel members in position for permanent riveting, bolting, or welding into place.Field assemble metal parts such as steel frames, columns, beams, and girders according to blueprints and/or instructions from supervisors.Push, pull, or pry structural-steel members into approximate positions for final attachment.Cut, bend, and weld steel pieces using metal shears, torches, and welding equipment.Safely operate and maintain equipment (personnel and material lifts) and small tools and equipment (welding machines, torch sets, saws, grinders, hoists, etc).Report unsafe working practices and/or conditionsCheck and maintain adequate gas, oil, or other fluid levels as required to keep machinery in good working orderRequirementsAbility to weld and currently maintains various weld certificates as applicable and required for the work and/or can show the ability to pass various weld proficiency tests proving their ability to pass weld certifications that are required to perform the task of the positionAbility to understand and apply varying levels of mathematics as applicable to the positionAbility to, at minimum, be able to speak and understand English in oral and written formUnderstanding of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenanceKnowledge of proper rigging and signalingKnowledge of applicable and proper use for the following: transit, laser lever, torpedo, torque guns, welders, gas supplied equipment, rigging and componentsPosses at minimum the following tools: bolt bag, spud wrench, bull pins, weld hood (applicable to welders only), tape measure, plumb bob, cheater bar, pliers, clamps, hammers, Bessie clamps, vise gripsWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females, Minorities, Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.