at Cianbro in Pittsfield, Maine, United States
Safely position and unite steel girders, columns, and other structural members to form completed structures or structural frameworks.
Read specifications and blueprints to determine the locations, quantities, and sizes of materials required.
Set up hoisting equipment for raising and placing structural steel members. Hoist steel beams, girders, and columns into place using cranes, using hand signals and tag lines.
Verify alignment and plumbing of steel structures and make corrections to erected structures as needed.
Connect columns, beams, and girders with bolts following blueprints using various bolts, nuts, washers and torquing.
Weld structural members with consistent quality and safe work practices by understanding and following layouts, blueprints, and work orders.
Identify different types and preparation of materials used in structural welding.
Understand proper care in handling materials.
Identify and use various types of welding tools, wires, and machines.
Troubleshoot by understanding blueprints, identifying issues, and taking corrective actions.
Perform initial QA/QC checks on finished work to ensure conformance with specifications.
Must have a minimum of 3 years experience with layout, connecting and rigging.
Minimum of three years of experience in structural welding.
Must be able to: Pass an FCAW and SMAW Certification Test for structural welders consisting of 3/8" beveled plate with backing strip, horizontal, vertical, and overhead.
Proficient in the use of cutting torch, plasma arcs, and cutting machines.
The ability to pass non-destructive weld testing (i.e., X-ray, sonogram) is a plus.
Ability to work at all heights is a must.
Ability to read blueprints, interpret symbols and abbreviations on plans and drawings.
Prior rigging experience to include knowledge of hand signals, rigging gear, inspection and proper use.
NCCER certification is a plus.
Cianbro is an employee-owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate based on marital status, race, color, creed, gender, sex, religion, national origin, gender identity, age, veteran status, union affiliation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or other legally protected status.
Cianbro is an employee owned, tobacco-free, equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and other protected categories.