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Senior Bill of Materials Technician
Alvarado
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Incident Report Coordinator
Alvarado
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Safety Specialist
Sioux City
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Network Administrator
Bossier City
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PC Support Specialist
Champaign
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Certified Weld Inspector/Supervisor
Sioux City
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Receiver Lead
Alvarado
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SG Purchasing Coordinator
Alvarado
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Shipping Quality Control Inspector
Sioux City
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QC/Site Safety Auditor
Sioux City
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Network Administrator
Champaign
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.NET Software Developer
Bossier City
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Welder - STP
Sioux City
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Fabricator - STP
Sioux City
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Maintenance Tech
Sioux City
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Buyer
Sioux City
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Project Manager
Sioux City
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Construction Estimator
Sioux City
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Weld Trainee
Sioux City
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Machine Operator
Alvarado
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Security Guard
Alvarado
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Finishing Specialist
Alvarado
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Kettle Operator
Alvarado
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Racking Specialist - Galvanizing
Alvarado
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Material Handler
Alvarado
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Production Equipment Operator
Alvarado
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Heavy Equipment Operator
Alvarado
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HR Business Partner
Alvarado
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Maintenance Mechanic
Alvarado
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Quality Control Manager
Alvarado
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EH&S Specialist/Coordinator
Alvarado
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Inventory Control Specialist
Sioux City
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DBA Administrator
Sioux City
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Drafter I
Ellwood City
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Civil Crew Foreman
Edmond
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Design Engineer 1 - STS
Alvarado
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Tower Technicians
Edmond
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Sub Arc Welder
Alvarado
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Welder/Fitter - STS
Alvarado
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Welder-Fitter
Ellwood City
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Welders
Sioux City
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Civil Technicians
Edmond
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CAD Technician
Bossier City
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Senior Bill of Materials Technician

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Creates new parts- including bill of materials, routings and production standards
  • Uploads data from legacy system to Product Configurator
  • Configure MOM (Method of Manufacturing) in Vantage through Product Configurator
  • Processes change orders to job methods
  • Assists BOM Tech Supervisor with the following activities:
    • Coordinating Material and Operationsubstitutions to ensure correct job setup
    • Monitoring and reviewing part and job setups toensure accuracy
    • Provides guidance and training to BOM Techs
    • Acts as the lead during the absence of the BOMSupervisor

Requirements:
  • Strong Microsoft Windows and Office applications background
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Understands manufacturing processes, routings, etc.
  • Strong computer skills, typing and 10 key by touch
  • Minimum one year Epicor experience
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Ability to multi-task in a high paced environment
  • Work required overtime
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Minimum one year experience as an STS BOM Tech with successful completion of all BOM Tech functions and responsibilities

Application Deadline:
April 18, 2014


Incident Report Coordinator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Creates new case entries for all incident reports
  • Creates any new parts required
  • Coordinates with Project Manager, Quality and Order Entry to ensure all necessary information is available for sales order creation
  • Creates any jobs required for the incident report
  • Monitors IR progression (through Engineering and Drafting), as applicable
  • Coordinates with Purchasing, Production and Shipping to ensure timely fulfillment
  • Acts as backup for Order Entry and BOM Techs (if necessary)

Requirements:
  • Strong Microsoft Windows and Office applications background
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Minimum one year Epicor experience
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Ability to multi-task in a high paced environment
  • Work required overtime
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Minimum one year experience as an STS BOM Tech with successful completion of all BOM Tech functions and responsibilities

Application Deadline:
April 18, 2014


Safety Specialist

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Assist in developing and coordinating training manuals working with all levels of the organization for specific details, when necessary.
  • Prepares and updates training presentations in accordance with regulatory requirements.
  • Assist in developing improved safety skills, awareness, and culture from within the existing workforce.
  • Conduct EH&S training, testing, facility/shop inspections, accident and incident investigations.
  • Develop and deliver new hire safety orientation training.
  • Assist in the annual review of EHS policies and procedures.
  • May facilitate employee Safety Committee meetings for each shift.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree or a considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience with specialized certifications in training/safety
  • Experienced and certified in First Aid, CPR and AED, as a first responder
  • Creative ability and writing proficiency
  • Excellent influencing skills, good public speaker at ease moderating large groups
  • Good organizer, thorough and meticulous integrity
  • Able to use audio and visual equipment for training purposes
  • Experience in problem solving and identifying opportunities for improvement

Shift:
4pm-12:30am


Application Deadline:
April 30, 2014


Network Administrator

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for designing, organizing, modifying, installing, and supporting computer network systems
  • Supports LAN, WAN, Internet, and intranet systems
  • Supports VLAN environments
  • Administers Backup Solutions
  • Responsible for transportation of backups to off site location
  • Installs and maintains network hardware and software
  • Analyzes and isolates issues
  • Monitors networks to ensure security and availability to specific users
  • Evaluates and modifies system's performance
  • Identifies user needs
  • Determines network and system requirements
  • Maintains integrity of the network, server deployment, and security
  • Ensures network connectivity throughout a company's LAN/WAN infrastructure is on par with technical considerations and company standards
  • Designs and deploys network solutions
  • Assigns routing protocols and routing table configuration
  • Maintains Group Policy Objects (GPO) consistent with company standards
  • Administers servers, desktop computers, printers, routers, switches, firewalls, phones, smartphones, software deployment, security updates and patches
  • Provides documentation of issues, processes and resolutions
  • Other duties as required

Requirements:
  • Associates degree in a related field preferred or high school diploma with recent experience
  • At least 5 years of experience managing a network of 100 or more workstations
  • Must demonstrate proficiency in network and operating systems including Windows 7 and 8, Windows Server 2003-2012, Exchange, and Cisco IOS
  • Must demonstrate proficiency and competence with network hardware components such as file servers, SAN's, routers, and switches

Shift:
Days: Must be available for taking after-hours emergency calls for specific issues as well as a week-long shift in rotation with other IT personnel.


Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


PC Support Specialist

Champaign, IL

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible to perform the following duties.  Other duties may be assigned.
  • Installs new or upgrades PC, printer, and accessory equipment for individual users.
  • Installs and/or upgrades operating systems and standard PC application software.
  • Troubleshoots "advanced" PC hardware and software problems for users.
  • Maintains an accurate inventory of all PCs and PC-related equipment.
  • Sets up new user accounts.
  • Supports and troubleshoots Video/Computer Conferencing, including Lync, and other related technologies.
  • Responds to assigned Help Desk tickets within established guidelines.
  • Maintains inventory of all company hardware and software by location and user.
  • Empowers end users by training and educating them when repairing their PC's.
  • Participates in the on-call rotation for the Production Support group.
  • Provides first tier support to end-users for workstations essential software. 
  • Interacts with network services and/or applications development to restore service and/or identifies and corrects core problems.
  • Simulates or recreates user problems to resolve operating difficulties.
  • Maintains currency and high level of technical skill in field of expertise.
  • Escalates more complex problems using Departmental resources and Product Support
  • Maintains favorable customer relations by handling requests in a tactful, timely and professional manner.

Requirements:
Successful candidate must possess a two-year degree in Computer Science or related field with direct hands-on support experience or equivalent. Vendor-certified courses in Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office are preferred. Strong knowledge and outstanding skills in Microsoft Office and Microsoft Windows applications is a must. Must have demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills, along with the ability to effectively communicate within all levels of the organization. Occasional travel may be required.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Certified Weld Inspector/Supervisor

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Interpretation of shop drawings and other related documents
  • Verify base materials and consumables conform to current specifications
  • Verify welding procedures are current and being adhered to by manufacturing
  • Develop and maintain welding procedures and qualification tests
  • Verify documentation of procedure qualification test results
  • Interface and resolve issues with other departments as they relate to quality
  • Assure and verify the welding program meets AWS requirements including:
    • Development of PQRs
    • Follow up with conforming WPSs
    • Administer Welder Qualification tests
  • Actively spend time on the production floor assisting and training the inspectors
  • Support, follow and enforce the safety program

Requirements:
  • Current AWS Certified Weld Inspector (CWI)
  • Must be competent in the following welding and cutting processes: SAW, MCAW, FCAW, SMAW, GMAW, PLASMA, CARBON ARC, and OXY-ACETYLENE
  • Proven working knowledge of the American Welding Society AWS D1.1. Structural Welding Code – Steel
  • Minimum 5 years quality control/quality assurance experience related to welding and dimensional inspections
  • Prefer to be Certifiable to Level II Ultrasonic and Magnetic Particle Inspection methods (ASNT TC.1A)

Shift:
4:45pm-3:30am


Application Deadline:
April 30, 2014


Receiver Lead

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a very safe and organized work area
  • Follow priority list that is assigned each shift by the Supervisor and communicate any concerns or issues immediately
  • Inform next lead of area status and proper line out of previous shift
  • Follow all procedures including:
    • Safety procedures
    • QC procedures
    • Environmental procedures
  • Inspect all lifting equipment prior to use (forklifts, cranes, monorails, chains, slings, etc.)
  • Inspect all incoming material to determine condition, proper identification, piece count, safe handling, and suitability for galvanizing
  • Communicate status of incoming material to the necessary personnel such as the Supervisor and/or the Pretreatment Operator and Kettle Lead
  • Assist in the repair, replacement, modification, installation, improvement of equipment, and performs routine and preventative maintenance on all area equipment
  • Direct and train employees on all safety rules and regulations including proper operation of all lifting equipment and rigging
  • Familiarizes themselves with the galvanizing process in order to make recommendations on process improvements

Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures
  • Prior forklift experience preferred
  • Must be able to obtain STS Forklift/Crane Certification
  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs.
  • Must be physically able to climb stairs and ladders
  • Must be capable of boarding and on-boarding trucks for inspection and/or rigging

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


SG Purchasing Coordinator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Works with the Tool Room Attendant in establishing a minimum/maximum level of stock
  • Works with the Tool Room Attendant to ensure that supplies are in stock for all consumable items
  • Assists with purchasing applicable parts for Maintenance Department as needed and required by manufacturer's standards
  • Assists with developing relationships with vendors and sourcing new suppliers for competitive pricing
  • Completes all Requisitions for approval
  • Keys in purchase orders and forwards to vendors and other necessary departments
  • Assists with other duties as required. Assists Executive Management staff as needed and provides administrative and clerical support for managers as necessary
  • Attends all galvanazing plant meetings and prepares and distributes minutes

Requirements:
  • Associates Degree preferred
  • Previous purchasing experience in a manufacturing setting preferred
  • Previous knowledge of maintenance, repair, and production items
  • Intermediate computer skills required including experience with MS Office products

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Shipping Quality Control Inspector

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible for performing quality checks on all materials being processed for orders, verifying that the correct part number and quantity of material matches the pick ticket, and that there are no defects in the craftsmanship of the material. Qualified individual will also transport loads safely and securely to and from designated sites. Other responsibilities include ensuring material conforms to customer requirements for packaging and labeling, photographing of all packaged and staged materials prior to shipments, and other duties as assigned by the department manager.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have 2-3 years recent experience working in a warehouse environment. Candidate must be able to read and interpret shipping schedules and demonstrate the ability to identify errors and apply corrective action to remedy the error. A current valid CDL-A license is preferred. Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, along with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment and contribute to the success of the team.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


QC/Site Safety Auditor

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible to perform the following duties.  Other duties may be assigned.
  • Develops and implements a site safety audit program to include, but not limited to the following elements: Random audits of both in-house and subcontracted crews with regards to overall climber safety and general fire safety
  • Functions as a direct contact between the Company and the field.
  • Ensures that subcontractors are conducting the proper training requirements as per the OSHA standards.
  • Conducts random jobsite and work area inspections and completes reports noting safety and/or quality violations.
  • Participates in regular meetings to brief the staff on safety or quality issues on the projects and to keep informed of the progress of the job.
  • Participates in project pre-planning meetings, to ensure that safety is part of all work plans.
  • Understands and enforces OSHA and other federal, state and local standards as well as Company subcontractor safety polices for the purpose of establishing a safe work environment on all projects.
  • Performs quality inspections of overall installation.
  • Reviews sub-contractors work and inspects materials provided by suppliers in the field.
  • Prepares and transmits daily QC/QA reports to include photos and a daily narrative of project activities.
  • Attends pre-construction meetings.
  • Communicates on-site needs and concerns to the project manager.
  • Identifies contractor concerns and communicates the concerns to the project manager.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Occupational Safety & Health, or other related field, along with a 5 years experience in wireless communications construction, environmental or remote site experience. OSHA 30-Hour certification is required, and Tower Safety & Construction certification is preferred. Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, along with strong organizational and time management skills. Must be familiar with OSHA 29 CFR 1926 standards. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and Outlook is required. Candidate must be self-motivated and possess the ability to work effectively under minimum supervision and have strong attention to detail. Must provide proof of a valid driver’s license and have the ability to travel 90% of the time.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Network Administrator

Champaign, IL

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible for the following.  Other duties may be assigned.
  • Supports LAN, WAN, Internet, intranet systems, and VLAN environments.
  • Administers backup solutions and transports backups to designated off-site location.
  • Installs and maintains network hardware and software.
  • Analyzes and isolates issues.
  • Monitors networks to ensure security and availability to specific users.
  • Evaluates and modifies system's performance.
  • Identifies users' needs.
  • Determines network and system requirements.
  • Maintains integrity of the network, sever deployment, and security.
  • Ensures network connectivity throughout the Company's LAN/WAN infrastructure is on par with technical considerations and company standards.
  • Designs and deploys network solutions.
  • Assigns routing protocols and routing table configuration.
  • Maintains Group Policy Objects (GPO) consistent with Company standards.
  • Administers servers, desktop computers, printers, routers, switches, firewalls, phones, smartphones, software deployment, security updates and patches.
  • Available to take after-hours emergency calls for specific issues as well as a week-long shift in rotation with other IT personnel.
  • Documents issues, processes and resolutions.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a high school diploma and 2-3 years recent experience, or an Associate’s degree in Network Administration, or related field. Must possess a minimum of 5 years’ experience managing a network of 100 or more workstations. Must demonstrate proficiency in network and operating systems including: Windows 7 & 8, Windows server 2003-2012, Exchange, and Cisco IOS. Must demonstrate proficiency and competence with network hardware components such as file servers, SANs. routers, and switches.

Application Deadline:
April 18, 2014


.NET Software Developer

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
  • Design and develop custom user interfaces for AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor and Autodesk Engineer-To-Order
  • Design and develop CAD Automation using Autodesk Engineer-To-Order based on engineering rules
  • Migration, integration and development of various Access databases and Excel spreadsheets to SQL with Web based interface
  • Reviews and recommends best solutions and application upgrades
  • Implementing a data management system that controls access to all documents files
  • Constantly keeping up with changing technical and business environments
  • Train in-house support staff related to developed applications

Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3-5+ years experience with .NET, C#, ASP.NET, HTML, XML, and SQL, preferably with Engineering background
  • Experience and programming skills in Microsoft Windows using with .NET, C#, ASP.NET, HTML, XML, and SQL
  • Experience building web applications in .NET
  • Experience building desktop applications
  • Basic operational understanding of 2D and 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) Software
  • Preferable experience with Autodesk Intent
  • Database design and implementation
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
  • Ability to initiate and drive forward software development
  • Strong technical skills and technology application aptitude
  • Teamwork and cooperation
  • Experience in debugging and testing new software constructs as well as ability to predict and prevent negative side effects when modifying existing or legacy code
  • Optional - general knowledge of networking, experience implementing networked applications
  • Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Welder - STP

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:

Qualified individual will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Prepare materials for fabrication of welded products.
  • Form welded products by being welder certified for all materials and procedures.
  • Assemble products by competently and safely operating tools such as hand tools, torches, grinders, overhead cranes, and weld machines.
  • Determine sequence of operations by reading and studying blueprints, specifications, and work orders.
  • Prepare items for fabrication by laying out and marking holes, cut lines, and other markings.
  • Contribute to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.
  • Contribute to team effort by communicating and working well with others, as well as accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Requirements:
A minimum of 2+ years of recent experience is preferred, but not required. Must demonstrate ability to communicate effectively within all levels of a team environment. Ability to comprehend documents such as blue prints, safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds and frequently exert up to 30 pounds of force. Candidates must also contribute to safety and quality control standards and be able to work day shift and/or weekends as directed by operational standards.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Fabricator - STP

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Determine sequence of operations by reading and studying blueprints, specifications, and work orders.
  • Prepare items for fabrication by lying out and marking holes, cut lines, and other markings.
  • Move materials from one work location.
  • Perform work in indoor and outdoor environments as needed.
  • Contribute to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent along with 2-4 years recent fabrication experience. Must possess the ability to communicate effectively within all levels of a team environment and be able to work in an indoor and/or outdoor environment. Candidates must be able to occasionally lift up to 75 pounds, exerting up to 30 pounds of force. Compliance with safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals is a must!

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Maintenance Tech

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Performs diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, hydraulic shear, vacuum equipment, roller leveler, cranes, electrical boards and components, etc.
  • Performs skilled trouble shooting and servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Performs proper replacement and/or adjustment of mechanical clutches, drive trains, etc.
  • Repairs worn parts, straightens and fabricates fixtures (welding, cutting, brazing, and surface hardening applications).
  • Assists junior personnel and operators in proper direction of equipment repairs.
  • Performs major and general repairs on all equipment.
  • Records labor and material used on each repair made.
  • Takes proper care and use of test equipment.
  • Properly uses lift equipment (cranes, booms, man lifts, cherry picker, etc.)
  • Occasionally will be called during irregular hours to handle production coverage with little or no supervision.
  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.
  • Performs housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.
  • Works safely, and to follow safe working practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures and other safety procedures.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have high school diploma or equivalent along with 3 years recent maintenance or electrical experience. Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced deadline driven environment, while contributing to the success of the team. Must possess the ability to read, write, and communicate in the English language. Must be able to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics, and be able to convert inches into metric. Must demonstrate the ability to use gauging equipment from .001”, dial indicators, micrometers, feeler gauges, etc. Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and other industry computer applications.

Shift:


Application Deadline:
April 18, 2014


Buyer

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:

Qualified individual will be responsible to perform the following duties.  Other duties may be assigned by the Purchasing Manager.

  • Processing purchase order suggestions and purchase orders in ERP System
  • Analyzing material/inventory requirements and expediting materials as needed
  • Developing cost saving initiatives and process improvements
  • Preparing, issuing and reviewing RFQs
  • Investigating and developing new sources of material
  • Coordinating with the Transportation Manager to schedule pickups for incoming materials.
  • Resolving issues that arise, reviewing reports, and interacting with other departments to resolve any situations that may need attention.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field and 2-4 years recent purchasing experience, or any combination of education and experience. Candidate must possess strong and effective negotiation skills, along with experience in steel procurement. Must have excellent professional written and verbal communications skills, along with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment with strong attention to detail and contribute to the success of the team. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and Outlook is required and experience using an ERP/MRP computer system, specifically Epicor is a plus.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Project Manager

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Effectively manages site supervisors and subcontractors to ensure efficient and effective workforce utilization.  Develops plans that are appropriate, comprehensive and effective in the scheduling of crews and subcontractors for the successful completion of work.
  • Communicates and meets with the customers on a regular basis providing continual updates regarding project status and issues to effectively manage customer expectations
  • Develops and grows customer relationships to expand market share and build market recognition.  
  • Understands and educates internal staff and subcontractors for all customer requirements, scopes, deliverables and timelines. 
  • Actively manages job costs to meet or exceed budget for direct and indirect expenses. Understands and analyzes all daily, weekly and monthly financial, status, labor and other job related reports to effectively control costs and maximize profitability.
  • Provides crews, site supervisors and subcontractors with required documentation to complete jobs and tasks effectively including, but not limited to – work orders, scope of work, construction drawings, bill of materials, customer timelines; and customer required status and closeout documentation requirements.
  • Accountable for jobs and tasks being completed on time with high quality, on or ahead of budget.
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate completion of general administrative work including daily reports, safety reports, purchase order requests, change order requests, and invoice requests, customer status and closeout documentation.
  • Accountable for ensuring all employees receive required applicable training including FAA/FCC, Competent Climber, Tower Rescue, OSHA, EME Awareness, CPR/First Aid, FOM and DOT.
  • Manages all aspects of subcontractor relations (qualification, negotiation, selection, evaluation, performance, etc.).
  • Communicates oral and written information accurately, concisely, and in a form appropriate to the target audience.
  • Consistently strives to create, develop and implement additional procedures, systems, programs, and processes aimed at continuous improvement, quality, and customer enhancement.
  • Functions proactively and persistently in the face of obstacles/change establishing both short-term and long-term operations and customer service strategies to meet present and future project needs.
  • Understands and complies with all company policies and procedures as well as additional legal regulatory requirements.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Business, along with 5 plus years recent experience in project management and customer service. Candidates with experience in the communication tower construction industry are preferred. Must possess excellent written and verbal communications skills, along with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment while contributing to the success of the team. Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft office products such as Word, Outlook, and Excel. Must be able to travel and stay overnight, and have the ability to work in an outdoor environment with exposure to the elements of nature under normal construction conditions.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Construction Estimator

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists for tower construction projects.
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work; preparing bids; selecting vendors or subcontractors; and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Interfaces with other individuals in the organization to obtain support and commitment to the cost estimates.
  • Organizes and manages a centralized cost estimating database and a formal process to support cost estimating to ensure historical data is utilized.
  • Analyzes completed projects to compare estimated costs to actual costs and determine the reason for any discrepancies.
  • Provides improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures to reduce future discrepancies between estimated and actual costs.
  • Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or a related field and 3-5 years recent related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, along with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment with strong attention to detail and contribute to the success of the team. Certification with the ASPE is preferred, but not required. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel and Outlook is required and experience using an ERP/MRP computer system, specifically Vantage by Epicor is a plus.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Weld Trainee

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Manually positions pole assembly in pole rollers into proper position for welding.  Reads and interprets drawings (including weld symbols) and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Adjust welding machines to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures. Frequently pushes pulls and lifts up to 50 pounds.
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications.
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size, standard and metric.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimal previous weld experience is required. Previous experience could include courses taken through a high school shop class, welding as a hobby, etc.
  • Must be able to read and write in the English language.
  • Must possess a solid ability to learn to read and interpret blue prints and drawings, be proficient with reading a tape measure, and be detail oriented.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills are required.

Shift:
Night


Application Deadline:


Machine Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
The Fabricator works under the direction of Tower Shop Supervisor, and performs machine set-up for multiple machines (Quick Drill, Press Brake, Plasma, Cut/Punch Machine, etc). Duties include, but are not limited to, operating overhead crane, machine PM’s, verifying parts to prints, verifying the material used for parts to print, and positioning plates on the press for forming.

Requirements:
  • Uses common shop mathematics to compute the necessary angles and dimensions required.
  • Read tape measure, angle finder, and other necessary measuring devices.
  • Read blueprints and flat sheets to lay out work within tolerances to assure accuracy and to meet required specifications and department quality standards.
  • Uses overhead bridge cranes to load and unload press, requiring acceptable levels of eye, hand and foot coordination.
  • Adjusts to different depth and tilt settings on the press to proper positions to meet tolerances and various specifications.
  • Reads and understands labor reporting system, and uses same to report work accomplished, as well as any needed shop or productivity reports.
  • Uses all necessary safety equipment and procedures, to prevent injury to himself/herself or other personnel.
  • Stands 100% of the time while operating press.
  • Lifts, pulls, pushes, pries, and drags heavy materials into position 20% of the shift.
Educational Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions and decimals
  • Must be able to read and write.
  • Must be able to or learn how to read a tape measure.
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials.
  • Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing. Lifting up to 50 lbs. for males and 35 lbs. for females.
  • Abnormal amount of heat due to the heating process.
  • Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering, requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times.
  • Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively

Shift:
2nd


Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Security Guard

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Performs security patrols, protecting property from theft, sabotage, fire and accidents
  • Investigates and writes reports on accidents, incidents, suspicious activities, safety and fire hazards and other security related situations
  • Provides any needed assistance to customers, employees and visitors with the department's procedures
  • Other related duties as assigned

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Security/Law Enforcement experience preferred.
  • Good working knowledge of security operations, safety practices in a business environment and enforcement procedures
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with staff and the public
  • Understand and follow standard operating procedures
  • Perform duties in a professional manner and appearance
  • Write and investigate required reports
  • Ability to make independent and good judgment decisions within proper policy and procedures

Shift:
Part-time weekends


Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Finishing Specialist

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Un-rack galvanized materials
  • Count, mark, tag to identify parts, customers and job numbers
  • Clean galvanized products using hand files, grinders, wire brushes, etc.
  • Remove sharp edges, excess galvanizing
  • Tap nuts inside and outside of hollow structure
  • Lift parts manually or with forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Identify voids in galvanized coatings and repair using hot sticks, brush on paint, aerosol paints, torches, etc.
  • Stack and/or palletize parts using pallets, dunnage, shrink wrap, banding materials
  • Weigh completed poles and/or parts
  • Wear appropriate protective equipment and follow all safety rules and regulations, work safely
  • Proper area housekeeping duties
  • Learn and use proper lifting techniques at all times

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience.
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment.
  • Must work with minimum supervision and with all levels of employees, supervisors and managers
  • Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing environment under immediate supervision, for long shift periods, including some weekends.
  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • May run, maneuver, navigate or drive heavy equipment or mechanized equipment in finishing or yard area, such as forklifts, trucks, etc.
  • Must use good judgment, follow instructions, have good problem solving abilities and excellent verbal and written communication skills via radio and in person, with other employees and supervisors.
  • Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources.
  • Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Must have some knowledge and compliance of all safety guidelines.
  • Excellent communications skills, asking questions when needed.
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Excellent attention to detail and strong ability to multi-task.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Kettle Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Inspect all lifting equipment prior to use (forklifts, cranes, monorails, chains, slings, etc).
  • Inspect all material before galvanizing to insure material meets all Sabre Safety guidelines and procedures.
  • Add zinc and other alloys to the kettle as necessary in order to maintain proper levels and proper quality of product.
  • Sweep ash from the kettle on a continual basis and store ash in barrels for later use.
  • Dross kettle (remove sludge) on a predetermined schedule according to Sabre guidelines.
  • Inform Kettle Lead of any quality concerns and/or maintenance problems.
  • Ensure all galvanized products meet Sabre quality requirements, minimize downtime, and promote efficiency and uptime.
  • Communicate all safety concerns or accidents to the Plant Supervisor immediately.

Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred.
  • Prior kettle experience preferred
  • Prior Galvanizing experience is desired but not a requirement.
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures
  • Must be able to obtain STS Forklift/Crane Certification
  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs.
  • Must be physically able to climb stairs and ladders.
  • Must be capable of boarding and unboarding trucks for inspection and/or rigging.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Racking Specialist - Galvanizing

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Receives material and prepares it to be galvanized by hanging it on metal hooks, and placing on the overhead crane either manually or by use of equipment.
  • Examines incoming shipments for damage or shortages and corresponds with shipper to rectify.
  • Counts, weighs or measures incoming or outgoing items to compare identifying information and variety against bills of lading, invoices, orders or other records.
  • Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, forklifts, or other equipment.
  • Sorts cargo before loading and unloading.
  • Transports heavy equipment and materials.
  • Attach identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying information.
  • Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs.
  • Record number of units handled or moved, using daily production sheets or work tickets.
  • Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to materials to prepare for galvanizing process.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have high school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to work in an outside manufacturing environment under immediate supervision, for long shift periods, including some weekends. Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds. Runs, maneuvers, navigates or drives heavy equipment or mechanized equipment in shipping/receiving area, such as forklifts, cranes/overhead cranes, trucks, etc. Must use good judgment, follow instructions, have good problem solving abilities and excellent verbal and written communication skills via telephone, radio and in person, with customer, vendors and other employees and supervisors. Must have the ability to concentrate on tasks for long periods of time and be able to observe and receive information from all relevant sources. Position requires manual dexterity, arm-hand steadiness and a safety-minded individual. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Must have some knowledge and compliance of all safety guidelines. Excellent communications skills, asking questions when needed. Ability to read and write in English. Excellent attention to detail and strong ability to multi-task.Must be able to use forklifts, overhead cranes, measuring tapes, claw hammers, ladders, hoists, metal racks for hanging material to be galvanized, wire for twisting material onto racks, hooks, pallet jacks, screwdrivers, slings and other equipment used to receive and rack equipment for galvanizing purposes.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Material Handler

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
Responsible for the movement of raw, in-process, and finished materials during production of products.
  • Assists machine operators, welders, and other personnel in loading/unloading, transporting raw, in-process, and finished materials throughout the facility.
  • Must be able to accurately identify raw material needed to supply to production.
  • Uses 36,000lb forklifts and other heavy equipment such as cranes to move various sizes of steel plates and poles.
  • Moves in-process and finished poles to appropriate area in yard.
  • Performs safety routine inspections prior to operating equipment.
  • Abides by all Safety Standards and Policies including use of all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred.
  • At least one year of forklift driving or crane/heavy equipment experience preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
  • Proven ability to operate forklift.
  • Must be able to obtain STS Crane/Forklift Certification

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Production Equipment Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Assists machine operators, welders, and other personnel in loading/unloading, transporting raw, in-process, and finished materials throughout the facility.
  • Must be able to accurately identify raw material needed to supply to production.
  • Uses 36,000lb forklifts and other heavy equipment such as cranes to move various sizes of steel plates and poles.
  • Coordinates incoming and outgoing parts.
  • Responsible for ensuring correct parts are issued for jobs ordered and substitutions are recorded 
  • Keeps hardware tracking accurate and up to date
  • Communicates with multiple departments regarding hardware status
  • Prepares hardware for distribution according to shipping schedule
  • Moves in-process and finished poles to appropriate area in yard.
  • Performs safety routine inspections prior to operating equipment.
  • Abides by all Safety Standards and Policies including use of all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent preferred
  • At least one year of forklift driving and/or crane/heavy equipment experience preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to read blueprints required
  • Basic Math skills required
  • Experience with Hardware Coordination preferred
  • Experience with MS Office such as Word and Excel
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and attention to detail are important.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with frequent interruptions in work flow and constantly changing priorities.
  • Must possess clear and articulate verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must work with minimum supervision and with all levels of employees, supervisors and managers.
  • Must have good computer skills for record keeping and reporting.
  • Conscientious attention to and inspection of detail required.
  • Must be able to work in fast-paced work environment
  • Must be able to work in an open environment exposed to extreme temperatures.
  • Proven ability to operate forklift.
  • Must be able to obtain STS Crane/Forklift Certification

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Heavy Equipment Operator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Unloading inbound shipments and moving product to storage locations.
  • Efficiently stocks and stores materials in appropriate areas.
  • Pulls and prepares product for production to process and/or for outbound shipment to subcontractors
  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.
  • Contributes to team effort by communicating and working well with others, as well as accomplishing related tasks as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or any combination of education and experience.
  • 3-5 years of recent warehouse and heavy equipment operating experience.
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively within all levels of a team environment is required.
  • Must be able to work in all types of weather conditions including heat and cold.
  • Must possess the ability to comply with safety rules, operating maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
  • Candidates must also contribute to safety and quality control standards.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


HR Business Partner

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to the business strategy by helping business leaders to identify, prioritize, and build organizational capabilities, behaviors, structures, and processes
  • Support line managers in forecasting and planning their talent pipeline requirements in line with the function/business strategy
  • Implement appropriate employee training and manage its delivery
  • Facilitate long-term initiatives aligned with the strategic agenda
  • Help the business unit leader to provide employees with development opportunities and ensure that they are able to meet current and future performance standards
  • Develop and promote feedback mechanisms for employees to influence the continuous improvement of HR services and processes
  • Provide expert advice and coaching to employees when appropriate
  • Understand employee opinions and anticipate their needs and concerns
  • Review and benchmark the internal and external environment to improve the HR policies and initiatives
  • Identify and drive the communication and sharing of best practices across functions to facilitate continuous improvement
  • Act as a liaison between the line and HR to ensure that HR services are aligned with internal client needs
  • Identify new opportunities where HR can add value to the business
  • Maintain a knowledge of progressive HR practices and key trends
  • Ensure that a strong leadership and coaching culture permeates the organization
  • Manage specific projects as determined in the annual HR operational plan and participate in functional and cross-functional initiatives
  • Tracking and analysis of key workforce metrics
  • Change management

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, HR management, or related field
  • Graduate degree preferred
  • At least 4–5 years experience in Human Resources
  • Knowledge of and experience with 6 Sigma and/or Lean preferred

Application Deadline:
April 22, 2014


Maintenance Mechanic

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs on all plant equipment and facilities.
  • Performs diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, hydraulic shear, vacuum equipment, roller leveler, cranes, electrical boards and components, etc.
  • Performs skilled trouble shooting and servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Performs proper replacement and/or adjustment of mechanical clutches, drive trains, etc.
  • Repair of worn parts, straightens and fabricates fixtures (welding, cutting, brazing, and surface hardening applications).
  • Assist junior personnel and operators in proper direction of equipment repairs.
  • Ability to perform major and general repairs on all equipment.
  • Required to record labor and material used on each repair made in CMMS.
  • Required to take proper care and use of test equipment.
  • Required to properly use lift equipment (cranes, booms, man lifts, cherry picker, etc.)
  • Exercise communication skills pertaining to the job.
  • Occasionally will be called during irregular hours to handle production coverage with little or no supervision.
  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.
  • Will perform housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.
  • Is diligent at all times to work safely, and to follow safe working practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures and other safety procedures.
  • Lifting, carrying, bending, kneeling, stretching, stooping, and working in awkward and/or confined positions.

Requirements:
  • Must have basic computer knowledge
  • Must be able to read, understand, and interpret electrical schematics
  • At least three years of electrical and mechanical experience in a heavy industrial manufacturing environment.
  • Must have proven hands on experience of working on overhead cranes above 10 ton, wire welders and hydraulic presses. PLC experience would be a plus.
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals.
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.
  • Ability to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics.
  • Ability to convert inch to metric.
  • Ability to use gauging equipment from .001' up, dial indicators, micrometers, feeler gauges, etc.
  • Climbing (heights to 40'), lifting, bending, kneeling, crawling, stretching, and working in confined areas and awkward positions.
  • Handling gearboxes on top of machines, changing brakes, motors on cranes, etc. Average weight of object handled is 30 lbs. normally standing or stooping. Percentage of workday in each position is climbing 5%, bending or kneeling 10%, stooping 10%, standing or walking 75%.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Quality Control Manager

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for leading the Quality Department in achieving operational excellence and continuous quality improvement objectives through assuring consistent quality of production by maintaining and enforcing quality manufacturing controls; validating processes; providing documentation; and managing staff.

  • Develops and maintains systems to establish standards related to Quality Control activities and products, and measures performance against established standards.
  • Plans and directs activities concerned with development, application and maintenance of quality standards for industrial processes, materials, and products.
  • Analyzes and writes test procedures; maintains documentation of results; and consults with Department Directors and other personnel in resolution of problems.
  • Directs employees engaged in measuring and testing product and tabulating data concerning materials, product or process quality and reliability.
  • Plans and organizes daily activities of the QC Visual Inspectors and UT Shop Inspectors plant wide on all shifts, and assures the tests are performed in acoordance with the Company's and Customer's standards and specifications.
  • Effectively communicates and resolves issues arising out of the production processes, as related to quality, across all levels of the organization.
  • Maintains all project related inspection documentation, and monitors adherence to standards and actively checks for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on.
  • Reports changes in standards (both internally and externally initiated) and performace against standards.
  • Ensures that the Quality Manual is properly written and maintained.
  • Acts as Management Representative for AISC certification.
  • Performs internal audits as required by the AISC.
  • Hires, trains, develops, and appraises staff effectively. Takes corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with the Company's policies.
  • Compiles and writes training material and conducts training sessions on quality control activities.
  • Ensures that the Company and Employees maintin appropriate certifications.
  • Promotes and acts upon employees' ideas for improvements in areas of quality, safety and work environment.
  • Coordinates special quality projects/studies as requested.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's or American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified as a Certified Quality Engineer (CQE).
  • Must meet the requirements of ASNT SNT-TC-1A for Level II Certification in the ultrasonic and magnetic particle inspection methods, and be familiar with non-destructive testing methods.
  • Must be certified, or previously certified, as an AWS Certified Weld Inspector (CWI).
  • Minimum of 5 years of successful quality management in steel fabrication or similar manufacturing environment.
  • Must have knowledge of the American Welding Society AWS D1.1 Structural Welding Code – Steel.
  • Must possess exceptional leadership, communication, written and verbal presentation, and team-building skills. At least 5 to 8 years of people management experience including strong competencies in talent identification and development, coaching and mentoring is required. Must be familiar with a wide range of equipment and tools used in steel manufacturing, and have the ability to read and understand drawings, work orders, safety rules, and various manuals.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, and Outlook, along with ERP/MRP manufacturing software.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


EH&S Specialist/Coordinator

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
  • Directly support the Manager of Environmental, Health and Safety at Sabre Industries Alvarado facilities to ensure and facilitate compliance with all applicable federal, state, local and company EHS rules and regulations.
  • Provide a strong EHS floor presence in production, maintenance and material handling areas of both plants.
  • Assist and provide input to the Manager of EHS in program development.
  • Manage hazardous and non-hazardous waste inspections, identification, containerization, consolidation, labeling, accumulation and shipment for disposal and maintain records of such.
  • Assist in the development, implementation and review of protocols for paint usage tracking in the paint booth to ensure compliance with applicable PBR (permit by rule).
  • Collect, document and record site EHS monitoring including, but not limited to, area noise measurements and storm water samples.
  • Review safety issues and incidents and work with plant leadership and employees to develop plans for resolution.
  • Schedule and conduct site EHS compliance inspections, perform records documentation and provide corrective action response recommendations and tracking.
  • Support and participate in incident investigations.
  • Use a working knowledge of personal, industrial & occupational safety to manage safety programs such as Life Safety Code, Forklift Operations, Hoist & Crane Operations, Lifting Equipment, Job Safety Analysis, Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Control, Respiratory Protection, PPE Program, Hazard Communication and other OSHA required programs.
  • Assist the Manager of EHS in the development of a Monthly Safety Meetings calendar and associated content and assist with the presentation of various topical information as appropriate in order to provide required and appropriate EHS training and to promote safety and hazard awareness.
  • Conduct new hire and temporary employee EHS training.
  • Support and participate in Safety Committee meetings through meeting attendance, inspection team leadership, findings documentation and corrective measures development and closure tracking.
  • Gather and organize pertinent information, statistics and figures to be presented in the form of EHS metrics.
  • Maintain EHS files and inventory of EHS forms, supplies, materials and equipment for program use.
  • Support and participate in production, shop and maintenance floor audits and prepare and submit maintenance requests as required ensuring corrective actions.
  • Collect data and assist in regulatory reporting.
  • Assist in the performance of risk assessments to determine the potential hazards of new processes and projects (capital projects and others) and ensure that all applicable Federal, State, and Local regulations, along with industry standards, (ANSI, NFPA, ACGIH) are followed.
  • Assist in the process to identify and approve any new chemical under consideration for use at the facility.
  • Maintain a current and accurate MSDS database spreadsheet.
  • Assist in identifying, developing and implementing EHS cost control measures.
  • Develop and implement JSA's and training programs in the use of safety equipment including PPE, chemical hazards, noise hazards, physical hazards and safe operating practices and assist in the implementation and management of such programs.  Maintain recordkeeping as directed.
  • Participate in emergency response functions such as material release first responders and First Aid teams.
  • Develop and implement emergency evacuation plans and procedures and conduct drills.
  • Maintain professional training competencies.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Safety or Environmental Health and Safety or a related field is preferred.  Job experience, professional development and continuing education may be substituted for educational experience.
  • Good working knowledge of federal, state and local laws and regulation relating to environmental, health and safety.
  • Experience in managing compliance of environmental, health and safety (personal, industrial and occupational) regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Thorough working knowledge of environmental, health and safety principles.
  • Good math skills.
  • Well developed oral and written communication skills in English.  Spanish speaking and writing ability is a plus.
  • Ability to utilize computer technology to prepare reports, access data and maintain records.
  • Well developed analytical skills and creative problem solving skills to recognize and analyze needs and propose solutions to effectively address them.
  • Ability to actively recognize and assimilate the status and impact of current activities and develop appropriate response measures.
  • Team player approach and ability to effectively work with people to resolve issues.
  • Physical capacity to walk, stand and stoop for 10 hours or more and capability of lifting up to 75 pounds.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate multiple diverse tasks simultaneously.
  • Experience with database computer skills, word processing, internet search tools, and power point presentation software.
  • Valid Driver's license.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Inventory Control Specialist

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individual will be responsible for the following. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Reconciling cycle counts of all parts and materials.
  • Maintaining bin accuracy and precise counts for both inside and outside bins.
  • Tracking and recording heat numbers for all jobs and production orders.
  • Input of correct counts of material and parts into ERP system.
  • Verifying all material and parts are returned including counts, part numbers, and checking for damage.
  • Contributing to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in area of operation.
  • Contributing to team effort by communicating and working well with others, as well as accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a high school diploma, GED, or a combination of education and experience. Must posses 1-3 years recent inventory control or warehouse experience, along with forklift operating experience. Candidate will also have working knowledge of Microsoft office products such as Outlook, Word and Excel. Excellent written and verbal communications skills are a must along with the ability to work in a team environment. Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment. Individual must be detail oriented and perform with a high level of accuracy. Must be able to work with little supervision and be self-motivated.

Shift:
Days


Application Deadline:
April 21, 2014


DBA Administrator

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
  • Designs logical and physical databases or reviews description of changes to database design to understand how changes to be made affect physical database (how data is stored in terms of physical characteristics such as location, amount of space, and access method).
  • Establishes physical database parameters.
  • Codes database descriptions and specifies identifiers of databse to database management system or directs others in coding database descriptions.
  • Calculates optimum values for database parameters such amount of computer memory to be used by database.
  • Specifies user access level for each segment of one or more data items such as insert, replace, retrieve, or delete data.
  • Specifies which users can access database and what data can be accessed by user.
  • Tests and corrects errors and refines changes to database.
  • Enters codes to create production database.
  • Selects and enters codes of utility program to monitor database performance such as distribution of records and amount of available memory.
  • Works with networking teams and developers to make changes to database mangement system.
  • Reviews and corrects programs.
  • Trains users.
  • Answers user questions.
  • Confers with co-workers to determine impact of database changes on other system and staff cost for making changes to database.
  • Modifies database programs to increase processing performance, referred to as performance tuning.

Requirements:
Successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  A minimum of 5 years hands on experience with MSSQL DBA, and high availability/disaster recovery designs for MSSQL is required. Prior experience with Epicor (Vantage) is preferred.  Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, along with the ability to multi-task in a fast paced multi-disciplined environment with strong attention to detail and be able contribute to the success of the team. Candidates must be flexible with work hours on an on-call basis, including weekends.

Application Deadline:
May 2, 2014


Drafter I

Ellwood City, PA

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for preparing complete and accurate AutoCAD fabrication drawings of steel transmission and utility structures as designed by STS engineering personnel.
  • Uses STS Engineering information, manufacturing parameters and customer's technical specifications to create drawings.
  • Adheres to and has sound knowledge of all STS Drafting Dept standards, policies and processes.
  • Responsible for creating part numbers for standard and custom parts.
  • Responsible for updating and revising all drawings when changes are made to engineered designs.
  • Responsible for documenting all notes, engineering changes, customer requests, etc.
  • Responsible for completing jobs on time based on the STS Drafting schedule.
  • Work closely with Contract Administration, Purchasing, Engineering, and Production depts.

Requirements:
  • Associates Degree in Drafting or Associate's Degree in related science major with one to two years of drafting experience.
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2005 or recent AutoCAD releases.

Application Deadline:
April 4, 2014


Civil Crew Foreman

Edmond, OK

Responsibilities:
  • Manages the day-to-day activities of a group of civil crews and sub-contract crews.
  • Coordinates activities with contractors and customers to complete assignments.
  • Installs and repairs telecom job sites.
  • Performs testing and problem-solving procedures on equipment and construction sites.
  • Installs wireless equipment on the ground.
  • Ensures project deadlines are met according to contractor and customer expectations.
  • Maintains good interpersonal relationships and communication skills within a small group of co-workers.
  • Compiles and returns close out photos and crew time sheets on a daily basis.

Requirements:
  • Successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent, along with 3-5 years recent experience directly related to wireless cell tower construction including: tower and shelter foundations, site grounding, fencing, and dirt work.
  • 3-5 years of previous supervisory experience is required.
  • Must have the ability to read blue prints; possess knowledge of heavy equipment, and operation of such equipment; have knowledge of set-up and operation of laser levels and transits.
  • A valid driver’s license is required, CDL license is preferred.

Application Deadline:


Design Engineer 1 - STS

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
Design Engineer I is responsible for the interpretation of customer specifications, creating optimum design of structures and their components, and providing technical information to other departments.
  • Design Engineer I is responsible for the interpretation of customer specifications, developing design proposal of structures, processing orders by using the company's approved related design procedures and computer software, supporting PLS POLE and CAD drawing preparation and collaborating with manufacturing on processes and procurement.
  • Communications with customers, which may include customer contact by phone, letter, fax, email and in person, are required.
  • For training purposes, the Design Engineer I may perform more complex structural analysis and design to develop higher engineering knowledge and abilities.
  • Design Engineer I needs to attend different meetings (technical, pre-bid meeting, conference calls, trainings, safety, STS Quarterly All Call Meeting, etc...).

Requirements:
  • Two to four years of experience in structural design and analysis of electrical transmission steel pole structures and their components is preferred.
  • Be able to perform structural analysis and design of transmission and substation structures and their components.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Multi tasking capability.
Educational Requirements:
B.S. in Civil or Mechanical Engineering with emphasis on Steel Structure Design.

Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Tower Technicians

Edmond, OK

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Coordinates activities with contractors and customers to complete assignments
  • Works with high voltage systems
  • Performs testing and problem-solving procedures on equipment
  • Climbs various types of cell towers and works with rooftop applications
  • Installs wireless equipment, on tower and ground
  • Installs mounts and antennas
  • Runs coax and secure it to tower
  • Installs connector ground kits
  • Consistent demonstration of meeting and performing to time tables and due dates
  • Maintain good interpersonal relationships and communication skills within a small group of co-workers

Requirements:
Climbing, anritsu, connector, and other wireless certifications are a plus. Candidate must have 1-2 years in directly related wireless cell tower construction, including: tower climbing, repelling, sweep testing, ginpole usage, stacking monopoles, erecting towers and other aspects. Candidate must demonstrate computer literacy. Must be team-oriented and in good physical condition. Successful candidate will have the following skills and abilities: knowledge of knots and rigging, ability to follow an antenna plumbing chart, knowledge in RET systems and installation, knowledge in routing and supporting coax and jumpers, knowledge in grounding specifications for all major carriers, ability to be stationed and work out of manlift equipment, and the ability to climb heights. Candidates must be available to travel extensively within regional states, including overnight stays.
Educational Requirements:
Successful candidates will have a high school diploma and a minimum Class D driver’s license.

Application Deadline:


Sub Arc Welder

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
Under the direct supervision of the Tower Shop Supervisor and his appointed Lead, the Long Seam Welder uses specified welding processes and procedures to achieve 100% penetration welds for specified lengths of each shafts seam within prescribed codes, and according to prescribed procedures, specifications, and drawings.
  • Performs visual inspection of the entire length of each seam to identify areas requiring repair.
  • Reads and interprets drawings and/or computer print out “flatsheets” to determine requirement for 100% penetration welds.
  • Grinds and/or air-arc gouges areas as necessary in preparation for welding.
  • Adjusts welding machine to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures.
  • Using specified welding process (FCAW, GMAW, and/or SAW,) welds required areas to obtain 100% penetration.
  • Reads and interprets applicable specifications and welding codes and procedures to determine preheat requirements. Uses oxy-fuel heating torch to preheat work specified temperature. Uses instruments provided to measure temperature of the material.
  • Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules. Writes entries on daily production log to show work completed.
  • Uses overhead crane to position work in pole-rollers and to move completed poles to designated areas.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses tables to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Visually inspects his/her work to assure that welds have been completed satisfactorily in accordance with applicable drawings, specifications, and codes.
  • Assists and instructs other welders when needed to overcome deficiencies in quality and/or productivity.
  • Wears protective equipment including safety glasses, insulated welding gloves, leather sleeves, and/or cape, face shield, and welding hood to protect himself from hot metal, arc rays, grinding debris, and other potentially harmful conditions.
  • Inspects end of poles for straightness and squareness of edge cuts. Trims and/or grinds as necessary, in order to leave ends suitable for shipment to customer, or for fit up base plates.
  • Uses power drills to drill and/or ream holes in pole sections as required by drawings.
  • Welds other products in his or her area using either FCAW or GMAW process.
  • Assembles two piece developments.
  • Determines amperage and voltage settings, feed rate settings, required weld procedures, weld size and amount of penetration required.
  • Grinds and/or cleans seams to ensure the required penetration and necessary UT quality weld.
  • Performs daily, weekly, monthly operator preventive maintenance on seam weld machine.
  • Adjust amperage, voltage, speed rates, and machine pressures constantly throughout the welding process to compensate for variations from the cutting and bending operations and the material variations.

Requirements:
  • Must be able to pass AWS Certification test.
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals.
  • Proficiency in reading complex prints and specifications.
  • Must know how to properly use a weld gauge.
  • Read and write.
  • Must have a minimum of 1 year verifiable welding experience

Shift:


Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Welder/Fitter - STS

Alvarado, TX

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Uses the Flux Core Arc Welding process to tack weld various small components to round or formed shafts to make a pole assembly for the welder to weld. The pole assembly generally consists of a round tube or formed shaft, baseplate, hand hole, arm mounting simplex, tenon top, vangs, step lugs, ladder clips, and/or other small parts.
  • Works on individual fitter station to assemble pole assembly. Assists material handlers in loading round tube or formed shaft on individual fitter station.
  • Reads and interprets drawings to determine parts needed to assemble pole assembly. Locates and gathers Storeroom Personnel staged parts needed for assembly from parts staging area. Frequently pushes, pulls, and lifts up to 50 pounds.
  • Reads and interprets drawings to assure proper location of various small part attachments. Layout various locations on round tube or formed shaft based upon interpretation of drawings and specifications.
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finders to measure distances and angles. Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses table to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Uses plasma torch and oxy-fuel torch to cut steel. Uses jigs for laying out vang slots and for cutting holes in shafts for inserting hand hole rims, arm mounting simplex, couplings, and other small parts.
  • Uses motorized grinders, motorized buffers, stone grinders, and drills to help assemble pole assembly according to prescribed specifications, codes and drawing.
  • Operates oxy-fuel torch to preheat parts prior to welding. Reads codes and specifications to determine proper temperature and uses instruments provided to measure temperature.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill and ream various sizes holes in poles as required by the drawing.
  • Uses overhead crane to load finished poles into bolsters for transportation out of the pole assembly area.
  • Assists and instructs other welders and fitters when needed to overcome deficiencies in quality and/or productivity.

Requirements:
  • 6 months of MIG or Flux Core welding experience required
  • Previous experience using a plasma cutter, torch, large industrial forklift and overhead crane
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals
  • Proficiency in reading complex prints and specifications
  • Must be able to read a tape measure
  • Must know how to properly use a weld gauge
  • Read and write English
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift while lifting, pushing, prying and dragging heavy materials
  • Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times
  • Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively
Educational Requirements:
Successful candidate will have high school diploma or equivalent along with 6 months of MIG or Flux Core welding and plasma cutter, torch, large industrial forklift and overhead crane experience.

Shift:


Application Deadline:
April 25, 2014


Welder-Fitter

Ellwood City, PA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Uses the Flux Cored Arc Welding process to tack weld various small components to round or formed shafts to make a pole assembly for the welder to weld. The pole assembly generally consists of a round tube or formed shaft, baseplate, hand hole, arm mounting simplex, tenon top, vangs, step lugs, ladder clips, and/or other small parts.
  • Works in Large Pole department on individual fitter station to assemble pole assembly. Assist material handler in loading round tube or formed shaft on individual fitter station.
  • Reads and interprets drawings to determine parts needed to assemble pole assembly. Locate and gather Storeroom Personnel staged parts needed for assembly from parts staging area. Frequently pushes, pulls, and lifts up to 50 pounds.
  • Reads and interprets drawing to assure proper location of various small part attachments. Layout various locations on round tube or formed shaft based upon interpretation of drawings and specifications.
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finders to measure distances and angles. Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses table to convert fractions to decimals and decimals to fractions.
  • Uses plasma torch and oxy-fuel torch to cut steel. Uses jigs made at Sabre/Texas for laying out vang slots and for cutting holes in shafts for inserting hand hole rims, arm mounting simplex, couplings, and other small parts. Wear protective goggles or welding hood to protect eyes from harmful rays.
  • Moves around round tube or formed shaft as necessary to get into proper position to accurately measure and assemble components described above including standing on elevated platform when necessitated by the size of the shafts.
  • Uses motorized grinders, motorized buffers, stone grinders, and drills to help assemble pole assembly according to prescribed specifications, codes and drawing. Wears protective face shield and safety glasses to protect eyes and face.
  • Adjusts welding machine to achieve desired results within parameters of established welding procedures. Changes tips, ceramic cups, and electrodes in plasma torch as needed to achieve desired cutting results.
  • Finish weld various products of the unit to keep the product moving through the large pole department in a timely manner. Reads and interprets weld symbols.
  • Uses oxy-fuel torch to preheat parts prior to welding. Read codes and specifications to determine proper temperature and uses instruments provided to measure temperature.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinder, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill and ream various sizes holes in poles as required by the drawing.
  • Wears protective equipment, including safety glasses, insulated welding gloves, welding cap, leather sleeves, and/or cape, and welding hood for protection against hot metal, arc rays, grinding debris, and other potentially.
  • Performs visual inspecting and identifies material discrepancies to assure welds have been completed satisfactorily in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications. Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size.
  • When called for by the drawings and specifications, must produce full-penetration welds as defined by American Welding Society code. Uses air-arc gouger to remove weld defects, and rewelds to meet specifications.
  • Uses overhead crane to load finished poles into bolsters for transportation out of the pole assembly area.
  • Welds other products in other areas, using either Flux-Cored Arc Welding or Gas Metal Arc Welding process.
  • Assist and instructs other welders and fitters when needed to overcome deficiencies in quality and/or productivity.

Requirements:
  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals.
  • Proficiency in reading complex prints and specifications.
  • Must know how to properly use a weld gauge.
  • Read and write.
  • Must be able to stand 100% of scheduled shift. Lifting, pushing, prying, and dragging heavy materials.
  • Must be capable of bending, stooping, crawling under or over and occasional climbing.
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Abnormal level of noise due to grinding, chipping, hammering requires hearing protection (ear plugs) be worn at all times.
  • Must possess adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected production effectively.

Shift:
1st & 2nd


Application Deadline:


Welders

Sioux City, IA

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Manually positions pole assembly into pole rollers for welding.
  • Reads and interprets drawings and specifications to determine proper location of attachments, as well as weld size and configuration.
  • Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals.
  • Uses oxy-fuel torch to pre-heat parts to be welded in accordance with published welding codes and specifications
  • Uses GMAC or FCAW welding process to weld small components or assemblies.
  • Works in confined areas at various locations on the small pole assembly line as necessary to weld components.
  • Uses chipping hammer, wire brush, motorized grinders, and motorized wire brush at various times to clean welded areas.
  • Uses pneumatic drills and magnetic drills to drill carious size holes on pole assembly as required by drawings and specifications.
  • Visually inspects work to identify material discrepancies and to ensure that welds have been completed in compliance with applicable drawings and specifications.
  • Uses a weld gauge to measure weld size.
  • Reads and interprets work orders and daily production schedules.
  • Assists fitters in assembly as needed.
  • Uses measuring tape, level, square, and angle finder to measure distances and angles.
  • Uses oxy-fuel cutting torch and plasma-arc torch to cut steel.
  • Operates assembly line conveyor system to move tubular shafts into position for cutting on band saw and for fitting.
  • Operates band saw for cutting tubular shafts according to specifications.

Requirements:
Candidates must have a mathematical aptitude and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced deadline driven environment. Basic knowledge of shop mathematics to include: addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication, and decimals is required. Must be proficient in reading complete prints, specifications and have the ability to use different types of measuring devices and gages.
Educational Requirements:
Successful candidate will a high school diploma, or equivalent, along with 3 years of previous manufacturing experience.

Shift:
All Shifts


Application Deadline:


Civil Technicians

Edmond, OK

Responsibilities:
Qualified individuals will be responsible to perform the following duties. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Performs non-climbing general construction of tower sites to include, but not limited to: site layout, clearing, excavation, foundations/slabs, tower assembly, trenching/conduit installation, ice bridge, h-frames, fencing, aggregate roads/compounds, maintenance/repair and other tasks in accordance with specified work orders.
  • Picks-up/Delivers supplies, tools, equipment, components, etc., via company vehicle (towing trailer if applicable).
  • Responsible for the upkeep of all company-issued tools and equipment.
  • Maintains and submits complete and accurate files/logs/reports as determined by supervisor and/or other management personnel.
  • Develops and maintains a positive company image. Specifically:
    • Provides superior customer service, ensuring all essential job functions are performed in a timely, efficient, accurate, and safe manner
    • Adheres to all driving requirements as determined by State and Federal regulations.
    • Adheres to all Company and industry (i.e., OSHA) standards/regulations
    • Vehicle remains clean and presentable at all times

Requirements:
Successful candidates will have a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent and 1+ year(s) recent construction, electrical, technical or mechanical experience. Must possess the ability to read, comprehend, and carry out instructions; be organized with strong attention to detail and have the ability to work independently under limited supervision. Qualified candidates must also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and be a self starter, team player and results oriented. Must be able to follow all safety policies and procedures while contributing to and maintaining a safe, clean and orderly work environment. Candidates must be available to travel extensively within regional states, including overnight stays.

Application Deadline:


CAD Technician

Bossier City, LA

Responsibilities:
Creating CAD drawings, details, and assemblies from rough sketches, layouts and/or verbal instruction to support manufacturing process.

Requirements:
Qualified applicant should have technical certification/associate degree in CAD, Science, Engineering, or related technical fields, as well as, the ability to apply engineering principles, methods and practices in a manufacturing environment with excellent communication and organizational skills. Applicant must be self-motivated and complete tasks in a timely manner.
Experience is required in AutoCAD 2009 or newer software within architectural/electrical/mechanical discipline. Three (3) years minimum experience in AutoCAD Mechanical or Autodesk Inventor is desired.

Application Deadline:


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