Welder / Laborer - Construction

iHeartMedia, Inc. - Chicago, IL3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $39,000 - $52,000 a year
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Clear Channel Outdoor

Job Summary:
Performs tasks involving physical labor at construction projects.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reports to Crew Chief
Construct, install, maintain, upgrade, and remove outdoor advertising structures under the direction of crew chief.
Operate independently
Operate trucks, welding and burning equipment and other equipment, valid CDL license required
Responsible for their portion of required paperwork related to the implementation and completion of a job. Including but not limited to: time cards, work orders, safety-compliance, and vehicle and equipment inspections.
Responsible for assisting crew chief to address all issues that arise on sites.
Able to work alone or in crew with minimal supervision.
Must be able to read load charts and blue prints, have essential math skills
Travel and overtime is required.
Responsible for maintaining an inventory of welding materials, tools and supplies necessary to complete welding and burning tasks related to each job.
Responsible for maintenance and repair of welding and cutting equipment.
Responsible for proper fit up and welding of materials.
Responsible for priming and painting all welded material.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Install, remove and rotate outdoor advertising displays and extensions consisting of vinyl, wood or other material.
Loads and unloads trucks
Helps set up ladders and safety equipment to build or climb up sign
Cleans work area, tools and equipment
Performs other duties pertaining to the completion at the job at the direction of journeyman, crew chief or other supervisor.
Is required to ensure that job site, employees, and independent contractors, maintain safe work practices as required by local, state, federal, and company, policies and guidelines.
Drives vehicles when required
Works effectively in a team environment
Able to give and understand hand crane signals
Ensuring the job is complete, jobsite is clean and organized. All Material is primed and painted before leaving the job site.
Maintaining assigned vehicle including repair, maintenance, cleaning, organize and stock for each job.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Climbing ladders and/or stairs and work at elevations from 10 feet to more than 100 feet
Lifting and positioning ladders, safety equipment and materials in excess of 85 pounds
Standing, bending, stooping, lifting, positioning, holding, pushing and pulling self, materials and equipment in excess of 85 pounds
Use pulleys, lifts, slings and other equipment required for elevated work
Operating welding equipment, chain saws, jack hammers, air impacts and various other equipment and hand tools
Hoists, aligns, erect, lift, sets and assembles structural steel and sign components
Driving and operating trucks, cranes, vans and other equipment associated with the job
Digging and shoveling of various soils concrete and fill materials.

EDUCATION AND OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES:
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Valid welding certificate by an accredited testing facility
Valid CDL
Comprehend and communicate complex oral and written instructions.
Basic computer skills.

Location

Chicago, IL: 4000 South Morgan St, 60609

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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