Equipment Operator in McMurdo Station at PAE

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/21/2019

Job Description

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Equipment Operator

GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive):

  • Supports a broad range of activities and will be required to operate wheeled and tracked loaders with a variety of implements, snowblowers, agricultural tractors, and snow cats.
  • Tasking includes snow drift removal, water/fuel delivery, material handling and primary reducer plant operation.
  • Performs other duties as required. 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school graduate or equivalent is strongly preferred.
  • Valid Driver's license required.
  • 1 year minimum equipment operation. Loader experience preferred.
  • Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods is required.
  • Must be willing and able to lift and move items, parts, assemblies and equipment up to the safety regulation maximum.
  • Must be willing and able to perform physical activities including heavy lifting, climbing in and out of equipment, crawling, and working outdoors.
  • Must successfully complete the physical, dental and psychological (if applicable) examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica.
  • Must participate in community programs, such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (cleaning-up around the station), recycling efforts & safety objectives.
  • US citizenship or US Permanent Resident Status is required.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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