Sheet Metal Journeyman/Apprentice

<strong>Do you believe no challenge is insurmountable? You&rsquo;ll fit right in at U.S. Engineering, where we&rsquo;ve been building on our award-winning reputation in mechanical contracting, construction, service and maintenance for 125 years. Our experienced team of diverse, talented and passionate leaders are the lifeblood of our company, and the reason we&rsquo;re able to keep our eyes focused on your vision from preconstruction to final testing.</strong>

Denver, CO

U.S. Engineering

<strong>We are five generations of mechanical contracting. That&rsquo;s over 125 years of helping to reduce total cost of ownership for hospitals, data centers, commercial buildings, educational institutions and industrial plants. Our storied expertise combined with disruptive innovation leads to smarter investments and higher-performing facilities for our partners.<br /></strong>

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Full Time

Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

Overview: <p>A career with U.S. Engineering means higher wages, better benefits, and consistent jobs with a family-owned organization in business since 1893.</p> <p>We are 5 generations of mechanical construction. That&rsquo;s 130 years of pride in our craftsmanship, quality, and community impact.</p> <p><strong>Benefits and Compensation:</strong></p> <ul> <li>We partner SMART local #9 to offer industry-leading Pay, Health Insurance, Retirement, and no out-of-pocket costs for continuing education, new certifications, or re-certification.</li> </ul> <p>Benefits include:</p> <ul> <li>Whole family Medical, Dental &amp; Vision insurance.</li> <li>Two retirement accounts</li> <li>Overtime paid after 8 hours.</li> <li>Tools provided by the contractor.</li> <li>Free continuing education</li> <li>Access to Free Associates &amp; Bachelors online courses for you, your spouse, and dependents</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Utilize and interpret blueprints to determine how and where to fabricate, assemble and install sheet metal products.</li> <li>Measure, mark dimensions and lay out material to be installed using tools such as scribes, rulers, calculators, and squares.</li> <li>Fasten joints and seams in sheet metal with solder, welds, caulk, bolts and metal driver clips, ensuring work is done carefully and bonds will last.</li> <li>Install assemblies, including pipes, HVAC ducts, flashings, rain gutters and furnace casings in supportive frameworks.</li> <li>Ensure that efficiency is maximized while fabricating and installing HVAC systems.</li> <li>Use hand and power tools to trim, buff, smooth, file and grind metal surfaces and joints of parts that have been assembled to ensure safety and a seamless appearance.</li> <li>Select the appropriate type and gauge of sheet metal to be used in projects according to specifications.</li> <li>Ensure safety is a priority on the job during all activities, including using tools and installing and fabricating metal.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Education:</strong></p> <ul> <li>High school diploma/GED.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Experience:</strong></p> <ul> <li>&nbsp;Journeyman- 6 years of documentable experience in the trade and must possess sheet metal hand tools.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Knowledge, skills and abilities:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Willing to be registered through the local union.</li> <li>Must be highly motivated; Communication, Common-Sense and Safety cannot be stressed enough.</li> <li>Valid Driver&rsquo;s License.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Physical and/or travel demands:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Must have the necessary physical stamina; to include, but not limited to, long-term overhead HVAC work.</li> <li>Must be able to work for extended hours or work days.</li> <li>Must be careful during work to avoid injury (get help lifting, steps and ladder safety,&nbsp;etc.).</li> <li>Must be able to work with powered construction tools safely.</li> <li>Must be able to pass pre-employment physical and drug screen.</li> <li>Must be able to pass drug screen at any given time during employment.&nbsp;</li> </ul> <br /> <p>Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis without requiring future sponsorship for employment visa status.</p> <p>U.S. Engineering is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and shall provide equal employment opportunities to all people in all aspects of employer-employee relations, without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.&nbsp;</p> <p>U.S.&nbsp;Engineering is compliant with the Drug Free Workplace Act, and all offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a pre-employment drug screen.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Disclaimer:&nbsp;</strong>The above statements are intended to describe the general&nbsp;nature&nbsp;and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position.&nbsp; They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and job specifications required of employees so classified.&nbsp; U.S. Engineering reserves the right to revise as needed.&nbsp; The job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>