Fluor Carpenter Journeyman in Afghanistan
Job Title Carpenter Journeyman
Job Description Performs multiple aspects of applied carpentry in the maintenance or construction of camp facilities. Designs, builds, and/or modifies items of various materials such as wood, plastic laminate, etc. Items include cabinets, furniture, counter tops, shelving, fixtures, etc. Maintains integrity of facility infrastructure as related to carpentry by repairing and/or modifying doors, ceilings, floors and walls. Constructs, installs, and repairs wooden structures and fixtures. Examines blueprints and determines dimensions of structure. Selects materials and structural units, such as lumber, prefabricated doors, and cabinets of wood or plastic, and paneling, and inspects them to ensure conformance with provisions of building code, local ordinance, or work orders. Determines sequence of activities concerned with fabrication, assembly, and erection of structure. Assigns subcontractors and/or labor broker personnel to various tasks, including cutting material to size, building concrete forms, erecting wooden framework, and laying flooring. Inspects work performed by subcontractors and/or labor brokers, including wood structures, wood framing, stair and rail framing, concrete form work, wood foundations, etc., to ensure conformance with specifications. Installs doors, builds stairs, and lays hardwood floors. May build timber structures and supports for concrete forms.
Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions, including lifting and carrying 40 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time. To ensure safety, health, and security measures within the contract are met, all employees shall be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand).
Living conditions on the project are most likely austere. The most austere sleeping may be in environmentally conditioned tents on “Army type” cots. Restrooms and showers may be 250 feet or further from sleeping quarters. Laundry service for 15 pounds twice per week is commonly provided. Meals are provided at regular intervals in cafeteria or “dining facility” style environment. Living area will most likely have constant hum of generators or similar equipment nearby.
Fluor values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Basic Job Requirements High school diploma / GED equivalent preferred. A minimum of 42 months (3.5 years) verifiable, directly related experience is required.
Preferred Qualifications - Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred.
Degree Required No
Requisition Number 89626BR
We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.