Would you like to build your career with a construction industry leader? Are you interested in working with your hands and being able to see the results of your work contribute to the growing Atlanta skyline? Are you an experienced tradesperson who is interested in an exciting career in the mechanical trades? If you are not afraid of hard work, flexible hours and being exposed to variable weather conditions, McKenney's wants you to consider joining our team of stellar construction trades employees. As one of Atlanta’s Best Place to Work, McKenney's offers many rewards to those who rise to the challenge.
DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Maintains a safe working practices throughout all activities.
Takes direction on installation of duct and piping systems.
Trains and directs apprentices and helpers on proper work practices
Loads/unloads/moves material such as sheet metal, piping, boxes, carts, trash, dollies, containers.
Reads and understands project documents such as prints and specifications
Plans for the most efficient method of installing duct OR piping systems
Participates in the Stretch and Flex program
Understands the safe effective operation of all necessary tools
Looks for and communicates any safety issues with the foreman in each work area throughout the day
WORKING CONDITIIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORTS
Work involves exposure to elements, such as hot/cold temperatures, dirt, dust, and/or loud noises.
Work environment involves extensive exposure to construction, mechanical and electrical-related hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
Extensive physical effort. Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 50 pounds and extensive standing and walking.
Work requires use of ladders, scaffoldings, and lifts. Need to not be fearful of heights on these means of install practices.
Work requires local and occasional out-of-town travel to job sites and customer locations.
Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel hoists, ability to climb ladders and scaffolds and to negotiate work areas under construction.
Moderate exposure to heights may be required.
High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
Must have reliable transportation to travel to various jobsites
Must adhere to safety protocol
Must have extensive knowledge of construction hand tools
Must have at least 5 years of Apprentice School or a Technical School degree, or a 5-year combination of Journeyman-level MEP trades experience