Insulator (Working in Antarctica)
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Summary: Support the Antarctic Support Contract and the National Science Foundation's United States Antarctic Program, accomplishing hands-on insulation tasks on maintenance and construction projects as needed. GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): Maintains a safe workplace program and ensures that safety is the highest priority in the workplace. Complies with all ASC Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH), Waste Management and Quality Assurance requirements, goals, policies and procedures. Accomplishes hands-on insulation tasks on maintenance and construction projects in Antarctica. Performs insulation installation on piping, walls and other surfaces, repairs to insulation and removal of insulation utilizing a variety of materials and tools. Advises the Insulator Foreman on job progress, and material requirements. Accomplishes various insulation projects utilizing design drawings and specifications. Performs minor sheet metal work as required. Works outside on various job sites in extreme cold weather conditions as required. Performs other duties as required. REQUIREMENTS: High school graduate or GED is required. Minimum 4 years experience required in all phases of industrial insulation to include installation, repair and removal. Experience on pipe insulation is required, including fabrication of metal sheathing. The ability to read design drawings is preferred. Previous experience with remote Polar Logistics operations is preferred. Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required. Must be willing and able to lift and move items, parts, assemblies and equipment up to the safety regulation maximum. Must be willing and able to perform physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of equipment, crawling, and working outdoors. Must successfully complete the physical, dental and psychological (if applicable) examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica. Must participate in community programs, such as house-mouse (chores), daisy-picking (cleaning-up around the station), recycling efforts and safety objectives. US citizenship or Permanent US Resident status is required. 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.
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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.