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Supports the National Science Foundation managed United States Antarctic Program as part of the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC). Controls Technician will perform maintenance or construction work. Tasking is based on ASC schedule requirements.   GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): • Responsible for the commissioning, diagnosis, calibration, maintenance, and repair of environmental-control systems and processes, utilizing knowledge of electronics, direct digital control (DDC), airflow, hydronic systems, refrigeration theory, pH sensors, flow meters, electrical meters and system control techniques. • Analyzes, diagnoses, maintains, and repairs direct digital control system components. • Performs preventive maintenance, component replacement, and corrections as needed. • Maintains adherence to the configuration control process and proposes changes to the existing systems via the Configuration Change Request (CCR) process in concurrence with the responsible engineers for each area. • Works with the Controls Engineer, Power Plant Engineer, Power Plant Supervisor(s), Facilities Maintenance Supervisor, and the Facility Engineer to keep all control systems, mechanical and electromechanical field devices operating according to the basis of design. • Works to keep these systems operating as efficiently as possible. • Timely response to emergency service calls during and outside of normal working hours. • Accurate and thorough documentation of hours worked, tasking performed, materials used, and processes involved • Advise immediate Supervisor of job progress and material/labor requirements. • Accomplish tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams. • Follow established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and create or revise SOPs as needed. • Perform tasking outdoors in environmentally challenging conditions including wind and extreme cold weather • Use solid decision making ability and sound judgment to safely and effectively solve problems. • Proactively identify any unsafe conditions or hazards and communicate them effectively • Work directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking. • Learn and use computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications. • May deploy to remote research support facilities for day trips or extended periods (McMurdo only) • Occasionally utilize the assistance of other station personnel to complete tasking, or assist other trades or departments with their tasking • Comply with all ASC Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH), Waste Management and Quality Assurance requirements. • Participate in Work Center Safety Program and ASC safety objectives • Participate in community programs such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (station clean-up), “GASH” (galley clean-up at Palmer), and recycling efforts. • Perform other duties as required. REQUIREMENTS: • Minimum five years of experience in the maintenance of complex controls systems with multiple interactions • Knowledge of how DDC, PLC, and/or other industrial control systems work • Previous experience with DDC, PLC or similar Ladder-Logic programming • Knowledge and understanding electromechanical and controls systems. • Troubleshooting experience with some or all of the following equipment, not limited to: HVAC, furnaces, boilers, generators, heat exchangers, pumps, fans, modulating valves, fluid flow and air flow systems, heat trace, electrical and controls systems. • Ability to read and interpret design drawings, specifications, and diagrams. • Minimum intermediate level computer skills with MS Office Suite experience to include Word, Excel and Outlook • Be able and willing to learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, inventory, and maintenance tracking applications • Possess the competencies, willingness, and ability to perform the duties of position • Willingness and ability to deploy to Antarctica for extended periods. • 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. • Successful completion of Medical and Dental examinations required by the NSF for deployment to Antarctica. • High School diploma or equivalent • Valid Driver’s License issued in the United States • US citizenship or US Permanent Resident Status PREFERRED: • Experience with Alerton Ascent Compass Software • Experience with Alerton controls • Experience installing DDC (Direct Digital Control) controllers         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.
Supports the National Science Foundation managed United States Antarctic Program as part of the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC). Carpenters perform maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Carpenter Foreman or PM Coordinator. Tasking is based on employee’s prior work experience and ASC schedule requirements. GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): • Perform rough framing and finish carpentry utilizing a variety of materials and tools • Perform construction related tasks in and around undeveloped and remote areas as well as in adverse conditions • Track material usage and update departmental inventory records • Coordinate materials and support from other departments • Perform tasks requiring repeated heavy lifting, pushing, pulling, digging, hauling, standing, walking, kneeling, stooping and squatting • Timely response to emergency service calls during and outside of normal working hours • Accurate and thorough documentation of hours worked, tasking performed, materials used, and processes involved • Advise immediate Supervisor of job progress and material/labor requirements • Accomplish tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams • Follow established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), suggest revisions as needed, and create SOPs as directed • Perform tasking outdoors in environmentally challenging conditions including wind and extreme cold weather • Routinely utilize independent judgment and discretion to identify potential issues and solve problems • Proactively identify any unsafe conditions, hazards, or Code violations and communicate them effectively • Work directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking • Learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications • May deploy to remote research support facilities for day trips or extended periods (McMurdo only) • Occasionally utilize the assistance of other station personnel to complete tasking, or assist other trades or departments with their tasking • Comply with all ASC Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH), Waste Management and Quality Assurance requirements • Participate in Work Center Safety Program and ASC safety objectives • Participate in community programs such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (station clean-up), “GASH” (galley clean-up at Palmer), and recycling efforts • Perform other duties as required REQUIREMENTS: • Minimum four years of documented experience in most phases of the carpentry trade, including rough framing, and finish carpentry • Ability to read and interpret design drawings, specifications, and diagrams • Possess prior computer experience and be able and willing to learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, inventory, and maintenance tracking applications • Possess the competencies, willingness and ability to perform the duties of position • High School diploma or equivalent • Valid Driver’s License issued in the United States • 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 PREFERRED: • Wilderness First Responder, Wilderness First Aid, or Basic to Advanced first aid training (McMurdo Summer only) • Experience accomplishing metal stud framing • Experience hanging and finishing drywall • Experience in construction and/or maintenance of commercial and/or industrial facilities • Experience working in remote locations or extreme environments • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite         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.
Supports the National Science Foundation managed United States Antarctic Program as part of the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC). Linemen will perform electrical distribution maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Lineman Foreman. Tasking is based ASC schedule requirements. GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): •    Perform hands-on installation of branch circuits, power distribution wiring, electrical equipment, fixtures, and conduit in compliance with the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) and National Electric Code (NEC)   •    Perform hands-on installation and maintenance of overhead electrical lines in accordance with applicable codes, working with voltages up to 4160 volts •    Perform hands-on diagnosis, repair, and scheduled Preventative Maintenance on existing systems, equipment, fixtures, and infrastructure •    Timely response to emergency service calls during and outside of normal working hours •    Accurate and thorough documentation of hours worked, tasking performed, materials used, and processes involved •    Advise immediate Supervisor of job progress and material/labor requirements •    Accomplish tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams  •    Follow established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), suggest revisions as needed, and create SOPs as directed  •    Perform tasking outdoors in environmentally challenging conditions including wind and extreme cold weather •    Routinely utilize independent judgment and discretion to identify potential issues and solve problems •    Proactively identify any unsafe conditions, hazards, or Code violations and communicate them effectively •    Work directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking •    Learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications •    May deploy to remote research support facilities for day trips or extended periods (McMurdo only) •    Occasionally utilize the assistance of other station personnel to complete tasking, or assist other trades or departments with their tasking •    Comply with all ASC Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH), Waste Management and Quality Assurance requirements •    Participate in Work Center Safety Program and ASC safety objectives •    Participate in community programs such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (station clean-up), “GASH” (galley clean-up at Palmer), and recycling efforts •    Perform other duties as required  REQUIREMENTS: •    Current journeyman lineman license, completion of an apprenticeship program, or proof of holding a journeyman lineman union card is required.  •    Minimum four years of experience in all phases of the lineman trade including rough wiring, power distribution wiring, installation and maintenance of power distribution systems, installation of conduit, and wiring of electrical equipment •    Experience working with 4160 volt systems •    Thorough knowledge of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) and the principles of electricity •    Understanding of National Electrical Code Grounding and Bonding requirements •    Ability to read and interpret design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams •    Possess prior computer experience and be able and willing to learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, inventory, and maintenance tracking applications   •    Possess the competencies, willingness and ability to perform the duties of position •    High School diploma or equivalent •    Valid Driver’s License issued in the United States •    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.  PREFERRED: •    Experience working in a commercial or industrial environment •    Valid Commercial Driver’s License  •    Experience with Microsoft Office Suite           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.
Supports the National Science Foundation managed United States Antarctic Program as part of the Antarctic Support Contract (ASC). Electricians will perform electrical maintenance or construction work, or any combination thereof, under the supervision of the Electrician Foreman or PM Coordinator. Tasking is based on employee’s prior work experience and ASC schedule requirements. GENERAL DUTIES (not all inclusive): Install branch circuits, power distribution wiring, electrical equipment, fixtures, and conduit in compliance with the National Electric Code (NEC) Diagnose, repair, and perform scheduled Preventative Maintenance on existing electrical systems, equipment, fixtures, and infrastructure Follow ASC Electrical Safety Program and promote electrical safety throughout the United States Antarctic Program Timely response to emergency service calls during and outside of normal working hours Accurate and thorough documentation of hours worked, tasking performed, materials used, and processes involved Advise immediate Supervisor of job progress and material/labor requirements Accomplish tasking utilizing design drawings, specifications, and wiring diagrams Follow established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), suggest revisions as needed, and create SOPs as directed Perform tasking outdoors in environmentally challenging conditions including wind and extreme cold weather Routinely utilize independent judgment and discretion to identify potential issues and solve problems Proactively identify any unsafe conditions, hazards, or Code violations and communicate them effectively Work directly with other departments to plan and complete tasking Learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, material, and maintenance tracking applications May deploy to remote research support facilities for day trips or extended periods (McMurdo only) Occasionally utilize the assistance of other station personnel to complete tasking, or assist other trades or departments with their tasking Comply with all ASC Environmental, Safety and Health (ESH), Waste Management and Quality Assurance requirements Participate in Work Center Safety Program and ASC safety objectives Participate in community programs such as “house-mouse” (chores), “daisy-picking” (station clean-up), “GASH” (galley clean-up at Palmer), and recycling efforts Perform other duties as required  REQUIREMENTS: A current Journeyman Electrician license (8,000 hour), a current Master Electrician license, or equivalent Union membership in good standing. If legal residence is in an area that does not have state or local licensing requirements, work experience will be considered and verified in lieu of licensure A Journeyman license requiring less than 8,000 hours or of the Residential type shall not be considered. Minimum four years (8,000 Hours) documented experience in all phases of electrical work including rough-in, trim-out, wiring of electrical equipment and fixtures, conduit installation, and power distribution wiring including voltages up to 480 Thorough knowledge of the current National Electrical Code and the principles of electricity Experience in construction and/or maintenance of commercial and/or industrial facilities Ability to read and interpret design drawings, specifications, and diagrams Possess prior computer experience and be able and willing to learn and effectively utilize computer based labor, inventory, and maintenance tracking applications  Possess the competencies, willingness, and ability to perform the duties of position High School diploma or equivalent Valid Driver’s License issued in the United States 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. PREFERRED: Training or certification on NFPA 70E: Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace Experience with installation, repair, and maintenance of heat trace on outdoor insulated piping Experience with installation, repair, and maintenance of permanently installed UPS systems Experience with installation, repair, and maintenance of motor controls and Variable Frequency Drives Experience with Maximo or other Computerized Maintenance Management System Experience with installation, repair, and maintenance of airfield runway lighting (McMurdo only) Experience working with voltages up to 4160 (McMurdo and South Pole) Experience with maintenance and installation of fire alarm systems and components (South Pole and Palmer) Experience with Microsoft Office Suite         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.