Maintenance Trades Helper
Maintenance Trades Helper Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States Requisition #: 42708 Post Date: **Make a Difference** **Maintenance Trades Helper- Washington DC** Parsons offers the US Government qualified and clearable personnel to solve engineering, intelligence, information technology, facility, environmental, and energy needs. Our staff has supported mission-critical, homeland security, installation/base optimization, range sustainability, space exploration, unexploded ordnance cleanup, missile defense, and disaster relief programs both here and around the globe. We excel in delivering to mission-critical expectations. Parsons makes the world a safer place. **Project:** Parsons provides OM and preventative maintenance services on the US Capitol Power Plant's (CPP's) Utility Distribution System (UDS) in Washington, DC. This work includes inspection, maintenance, and repair services associated with the UDS steam and chilled water utilities serving 19 Capitol Hill facilities. **Opportunity:** The Maintenance Trades Helper assists one or more workers in the skilled maintenance trades by performing specific or general duties of lesser skill such as: keeping a worker supplied with materials and tools, cleaning working area, machine, and equipment; assisting journeyman by holding materials or tools; and performing other unskilled tasks as directed by journeyman.This will include working in a hot, cold, wet, dry, damp and or dirty environment.Much of the work will be done in a confined space tunnel.Candidates will be required at times to work outside in all types of weather. They will be responsible for keeping an inventory of materials on the service truck, as well as recording truck service use and maintenance. On many occasions, the candidate will be required to provide and document a safety watch function. + **Education and Experience** + High school diploma or equivalent. + Must be able to operate motor vehicles, to complete pickup and delivery of equipment and other assigned duties. Must have valid Driver's License and a clean driving record. Motor vehicle print out may be required as proof. + Must be able to lift objects weighing 50 pounds and climb ladders repeatedly. + There will be a requirement to pass the following tests; Heat Stress, Asbestos Awareness, Lock Out/ Tag Out, Respiratory Protection and Safety (all written). Satisfactory completion of a physical fitness test is required. + American citizenship or green card required. Candidates will be required to pass a background check and obtain client's security clearance. Parsons offers an ethical, challenging, diverse, rewarding and fun work experience where enthusiastic, responsible people use their energy, talent and dedication to make a difference in the world. We provide career growth and development, a competitive compensation and benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; tuition reimbursement program; credit union membership; and a 401(k) plan. Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. M/W/D/V. Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $3 billion in 2012, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide as well as to federal, regional, and local government agencies. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Currently, more Parsons is a technology-driven engineering services firm with more than 70 years of experience in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries. The corporation is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, defense, and construction. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, systems design/engineering, cyber/converged security, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. All across the world, at every time of day, Parsons is keeping people moving toward a brighter, safer world. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com at . Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT Parsons is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.