Windsor Locks, CT
|Date Opened||2/3/2020 12:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$52,088* - $67,164/year *New hires start at the beginning of the pay plan|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||2/17/2020 11:59:00 PM|
The Connecticut Airport Authority (CAA), a State of Connecticut quasi-public agency, is recruiting for a full-time Qualified Craft Worker (Plumbing and Steamfitting) to join our team at Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks. This is a 37.5 hour per week, Monday-Friday, first shift position. The hours are 7:00 am – 3:00 pm with a 30-minute lunch break. The starting hourly salary is $26.61/hour and is non-negotiable. This position offers a full benefit package, including health insurance and a retirement plan. Applicants who hold a current P1 and/or P2 license are encouraged to apply.
The CAA owns and operates Bradley International Airport as well as five General Aviation (GA) Airports throughout the state and employs approximately 150 people. We strive to provide excellent customer service and top-quality facilities for passengers while making Connecticut’s airports more attractive to new airlines, establishing new routes, and supporting Connecticut’s overall economic development and growth strategy. By keeping our airports operating at their best we deliver a powerful and positive impact on the state’s economy. Visit ctairports.org to learn more about us, and join us on Facebook @FlyBDL.
In order to be considered for this job opening:
· You must meet the minimum qualifications as listed on the job opening and must specify your qualifications on the application.
· You must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of your application.
· Applicants holding a P1 or P2 license are requested to indicate on their application (under the Licenses and Professional Certification section of the application) the specific current plumbing license held, along with the issuing agency, license number, date issued and expiration date.
· Please ensure your application is complete before it is submitted. You will be unable to make revisions once you officially submit your application.
Applicants invited to interview will be required to provide the names, titles and phone numbers of three professional references. Additional documentation which supports qualifications for this position (performance reviews, licensure, etc.) will be required if selected for an interview.
An individual serving in this position must be able to successfully undergo a thorough background and security screening, physical examination and pre-employment drug screening, fingerprinting and maintain required security clearance during the duration of employment. Incumbents in this class must obtain Bradley movement area certification within 90 calendar days of date of hire, allowing them to independently operate vehicles and equipment on airfield movement areas while effectively communicating with Air Traffic Control for proper clearance. Movement area certification must be maintained during the duration of employment. A valid motor vehicle operator's license is required and must be maintained for the duration of employment.
May be exposed to extreme weather. Storm events will require employees to stay at work or report to work for the duration of the storm; which at times could be up to a period of several days, to include holidays and weekends. It is expected that the selected candidate understands this and is willing to accept assignment to emergency duties, including snow and ice removal, whenever his or her services are needed; to include mandatory winter overtime from November 1 through April 30. Also must be willing to respond to emergencies on overtime (nights, weekends or holidays).
For all other inquiries, please contact Carol Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org or (860) 254-5894.
Performs highly skilled maintenance and/or construction work requiring application of trade skills, codes and standard trade practices in electrical, plumbing, utilities, or HVACR trade areas; makes estimates of time, personnel and determines and obtains required materials; keeps necessary records; may perform duties related to similar trade areas as required; may act as liaison with other operating units and outside contacts; may operate heavy equipment; may respond to fire and/or crash emergency situations at state owned airports; performs related duties as required.
PLUMBING AND STEAMFITTING: Performs highly skilled plumbing and steamfitting tasks in accordance with standard trade practices; assembles, installs and repairs air, gas, water, steam and sewer disposal systems; cuts, bends, reams and threads pipes; caulks and tests joints; installs and repairs gas, water, steam and sanitary fixtures; covers and insulates tanks, pipes and related objects; works with high pressure hot water and steam systems; performs minor tests for fuel specific gravity and gas leaks; adds water treatment chemicals to boilers; may braze pipes; may inspect and repair steam traps and/or vaults fed by main system at various locations; may remove pipe insulation materials associated with the repair of pipes and fittings using OSHA approved methods; may inspect and repair medical gas systems.
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The Connecticut Airport Authority is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and strongly encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.