UTILITY SYSTEMS WELDER SR.
Facilities Management (FM) supports the University of Virginia's wide range of research, academic and patient care programs. With over 1,200 employees dedicated to excellence, Facilities Management is responsible for the day-to-day operation, repair and maintenance of U.Va.'s buildings, infrastructure and grounds as well as other University-owned and leased properties.
The Utility Systems Welder Senior provides technical support and performs welding and cutting on a variety of metals including carbon steel, stainless steel, copper, aluminum, and plastics such as HDPE, PE, and PVC. Duties include repairing, maintaining, and installing steam, condensate, heating hot water, chilled water, domestic water, storm, sanitary sewer, waste stacks, vents, plumbing fixtures, gas, and similar systems; pipefitting; welding to ANSI/ASTM B31.1 X-ray standard for heating distribution piping and other applications; fabricating containers and structural supports; and general work on equipment or systems in plants, steam tunnels, and the utility infrastructure.
The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent. A minimum of 7 years' experience in the pipe welding is required. A Welding X-Ray certification and valid driver’s license are also required.
Come be a part of Charlottesville’s leading employer with a competitive benefits package including multiple options for health insurance, a minimum of 22 days of leave per year (in addition to holidays), and a $2,000 annual education benefit (after one year of service).
To view the posting and required/preferred qualifications and to apply for this position, please visit UVA.’s website at https://jobs.virginia.edu and search for position number 06890. To ensure consideration, submit your application by June 30, 2017.
The University of Virginia welcomes applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities and seeks to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment. The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.