Bureau of Engraving and Printing IRON WORKER in Washington, District Of Columbia
Summary This position is located at Bureau of Engraving and Printing,FACILITIES SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION. As an IRON WORKER, you will perform various duties related to the installation, dismantling, repair, and maintenance in the main and annex buildings of the Bureau. Responsibilities As an IRON WORKER, you will: Install: Structural steel such as channels, I-beams, angles, hangers, supporting rods and brackets. Wire grille work on windows, partitions, doors etc. Dismantle: Prduction equipment catwalk and safety rails. Obsolete structural steel me, rods and brackets for renovations. Channels, I-beams, angles, metal fences. Repair: Worn or broken parts such as transoms, window frames, sash chains. Turnstiles and rolling overhead door pin locks, metal fences; hand trucks. Fabricate: High security vault enclosures, ink dollies, metal railing (excluding threaded pipe); pipe (non-threaded) or tubing stanchions for security or safety barriers. Ornamental iron work and numerous miscellaneous items made up of structural shapes, non-threaded pipe, tubing, plate, etc. Requirements Conditions of Employment Physical Requirements: Work requires considerable standing, stooping, bending, kneeling, and lifting of heavy items. Frequently works from scaffolds, ladders, and power lifts. Works in cramped positions and small spaces. AND You must show in your experience in online application that you possess the knowledge, skill and abilities to perform the duties of the position. The experience may have been gained in either the public, private sector or volunteer service. Be sure all experience is documented in your resume by indicating place of employment, job title, length of time performing the duties, and the name and contact information for the supervisor. We must be able to verify this experience in your resume in order for you to receive credit. Key Requirements: Please refer to "Conditions of Employment." Click "Print Preview" to review the entire announcement before applying. Must be U.S. Citizen or U.S. National SUITABILITY, CLEARANCE & REQUIREMENTS: A background investigation will be required for all new hires. Appointment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The background investigation process conducted by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is very thorough. Therefore it is imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security documents or during the background investigation process may result in an immediate negative suitability determination or immediate revocation of your interim clearance (if applicable). Qualifications You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement. You must meet the screen-out element Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision, normally addressed at the beginning of the online questions. In addition, you must also obtain an average score of two (2) for the following elements for this position as addressed through the online question in order to be considered minimally qualified. Your application will be evaluated in the following areas: Ability To Do The Work Of The Position Without More Than Normal Supervision (Screen-out), Ability to Use Hand Tools, Power Tools, etc., for Metal Work, Knowledge of Equipment, Structure, Materials, etc. (includes constructing repair, and forging), Ability To Interpret Instructions, Specifications, etc. (includes blueprint reading). Education Additional Information OTHER INFORMATION: We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies. This is a Bargaining Unit position. Local 100- Sheet Metal Workers International Association (Sheet Metal Mechanics) The facility typically shuts down annually between Christmas and New Year's Day. As such, all BEP employees must take leave for work days during the shutdown period. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: A one year probationary period may be required. Public Trust - Background Investigation will be required. Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency. Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer. If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so. Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form I-9. Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S. Submit to a drug test prior to your appointment. Pass a pre-employment physical examination Wear required safety clothing and/or equipment required by the position. This may include safety shoes, hard hats, hearing protection, gloves, masks, etc. Shift Work: This facility operates on a 24 hour per day, three-shift basis. Assignment to a specific shift cannot be guaranteed. The successful applicant must be available to work on all three shifts on a rotational basis. Weekend work and overtime, if applicable, will be scheduled when needed based on production requirements as determined by Management.