PIPEFITTER WORKER, WG-4204-08

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Aug 08, 2017
Closes
Aug 25, 2017
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

The mission of the Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is to serve Congress and the Supreme Court, preserve America's Capitol and inspire memorable experiences. Under the leadership of Stephen T. Ayers, FAIA, LEED AP, the roles and responsibilities of the Architect of the Capitol cover an expansive and diverse portfolio. The AOC is responsible for the maintenance, operation, development and preservation of 17.4 million square feet of buildings and more than 553 acres of land throughout Capitol Hill. The AOC provides a welcoming and educational environment for millions of visitors through the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center and the US Botanic Garden. The AOC also provides professional expertise on the preservation of architectural and artistic elements entrusted to its care. Learn more at www.aoc.gov.

CORE VALUES:
The AOC prides itself on its Core Values of Teamwork, Integrity, Pride and Professionalism.

The PROFESSIONALISM and INTEGRITY of each AOC employee demonstrates our dedication to providing quality services and our commitments to holding ourselves to the highest standards.

We recognize that we do our best work through TEAMWORK, each of us lending our individual strengths and talents to the greater goal of the entire team. We respect each other and rely on each other in our efforts to make the AOC a center of excellence.

We take PRIDE in what we do and in the honor of serving Congress, the Supreme Court, and the American people each and every day.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • You must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • You must be able to pass a drug test.
  • Your resume and question responses must demonstrate job-related elements.
  • You must meet all eligibility and qualification requirements by the closing date of the job announcement.

    You must meet the following SCREEN-OUT:

    Ability to perform pipefitter worker duties without more than normal supervision, which includes showing job responsibility and exercising initiative.

    .

    Q - Nonsensitive


    DUTIES:

    TOUR OF DUTY: EVENING (3:30 P.M. - MIDNIGHT)

    ***HOURS MAY CHANGE DUE TO OPERATING NEEDS OF MANAGEMENT***

    The position is located in the Architect of the Capitol, House Office Buildings, Facilities Operations Division, Mechanical Systems Branch, Day/Evening or Night Section. The employee serves as an intermediate level worker in installing, modifying, maintaining, and repairing high pressure steam and water utilities, radiators, supply and disposal systems.

    Installation, Repair, Inspection, and Maintenance of Plumbing Parts, Equipment, and Systems

    Installs, replaces, and repairs pipes, shut-off valves, joints, unions, flanges, safety valves, radiators, and other fixtures.

    Measures, cuts, and threads lengths of pipe, removes, assembles, lays and hangs pipe, marks and cuts or drills holes and openings in walls or floors.

    Assists in replacing defective pipe by cutting, bending, threading, and assembling piping materials suited to the piping system. Fits pipe sections by screwing, bolting, brazing, welding, gluing, fusing, soldering, and replacing connections with new mechanical couplings.

    Complies with all OSHA safety rules and regulations to ensure that work progresses in a safe manner. Receives training, either on the job or through classroom training, to ensure that all safety practices and equipment are fully utilized. Must ensure the use of any required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).