Heavy Equipment Operator - Travel to Antarctica and Earn an Extra 16%!

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

PAE Antarctica Contract Farmington, NM

Company
PAE Antarctica Contract
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
e228fd4a
AJE Ref #
576188279
Location
Farmington, NM
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

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Job Description:

PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. Government, its allied partners and international organizations. As it enters its 60th year of business, PAE s current portfolio includes capabilities in critical facility infrastructure, aviation, logistics, training, range operations and national security solutions, to support some of the most meaningful and exciting missions in the world. Today, the approximately 15,000 members of our global workforce perform with excellence and dedication in roughly 60 countries, on all seven continents, in some of the world's most challenging regions. We attribute our success to the quality of our work and the integrity and high ethical standards that define our business operations. PAE is headquartered in Arlington, Va. PAE is currently seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator to support an exciting mission with the National Science Foundation s Antarctic Program. Responsibilities: Is responsible for the safe and technically proficient operation of heavy equipment such as bulldozers, loaders, graders, snow blasters, traverse equipment, snow moving and grooming equipment. Operates heavy equipment as required, including the following activities:Grading, fill dirt collection, and snow removalTraverse and equipment recovery operationsRunway construction and maintenanceOff-loading vessels and vehicles Lubricates, checks fluids, performs safety inspection and minor maintenance as required prior to operation of any equipment. Arranges equipment maintenance according to manufacturer recommendations or as directed by the Vehicle Maintenance Facility and Supervisor, Fleet Operations. Tracks equipment hours and notifies VMF Foreman of impending maintenance requirements. Performs duties in support of Operations Division metrics (as provided by supervisor). Supports the achievement of ASC metrics, whether metrics are directly or indirectly affected by this position s work activities. Complies with all ASC Environmental Health & Safety and Quality Assurance requirements and goals. Provides documentation to these divisions as necessary to ensure adequate legal documentation. Works to achieve ASC goals and contractual commitments. Performs physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of heavy equipment, crawling, and working outdoors. Implements and maintains a safe workplace program and ensures that safety is the highest priority in the workplace. Performs other duties as required. Qualifications: High school graduate or GED is strongly preferred. Must have valid US driver s license. Four years of experience as a heavy equipment operator are required. Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required. Must successfully complete the physical and dental examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica. May be required to successfully complete a psychological examination as required by the NSF for deployment to Antarctica. US citizenship is required. Must be willing and able to lift and move items, parts, assemblies and equipment up to the safety regulation maximum. PAE is an equal opportunity employer and drug- free workplace.

Company Description:

PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. Government, its allied partners and international organizations. As it enters its 60th year of business, PAE's current portfolio includes capabilities in critical facility infrastructure, aviation, logistics, training, range operations and national security solutions, to support some of the most meaningful and exciting missions in the world.

Today, the approximately 15,000 members of our global workforce perform with excellence and dedication in roughly 60 countries, on all seven continents, in some of the world's most challenging regions. We attribute our success to the quality of our work and the integrity and high ethical standards that define our business operations. PAE is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

PAE is a drug free workplace.