USG Corporation Mechanical Tradesman (USG Construction) in East Chicago, Indiana

USG is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. For more than 115 years, Chicago-based USG has developed award-winning wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. With almost 7,000 employees across North America and operations around the world, we are steadfastly committed to our core values: safety, innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity and efficiency.

Our employees are the backbone that supports our organization. That’s why we hire people for careers, not jobs. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate milestone anniversaries with us – find out how you can join our team and build your career with USG:http://www.usg.com/content/usgcom/en/about-usg/careers.html.

Position Description:

The USG Construction team has an opening for a Mechanical tradesman. We are currently hiring for various projects in the US. We are looking for Construction Mechanical tradesmen that are interested in traveling to USG facilities as needed to complete capital projects. New hires are eligible for a daily per diem to cover living expenses while assigned to a project. We need team oriented, experienced Mechanical Tradesmen interested in working for an industry leader.

Safety Functions * Must know, understand, and abide by all safety rules, standards, and practices.

  • Able to perform the essential physical requirements necessary for this skill or job area.

  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and orderly work area and complying with all housekeeping directives.

  • Able to operate in a safe manner during normal and upset operational situations.

Quality Functions * Recognize and report areas of equipment malfunctions.

  • Communicate any malfunctions to proper supervisory personnel or higher skilled craftsmen.

Operating Functions * Must possess 24 – 36 months of verifiable experience in the trade through field experience, apprenticeship programs, trade school certifications, or on-the-job training in some combination. * Able to satisfactorily plan and install conduit and wiring for all required runs.

  • Capable of reading and understanding advanced electrical construction drawings and schematics.

  • Demonstrate the ability to accomplish basic wiring duties including material planning, layout, terminations, and post run analysis.

  • Possess the minimum tools required as defined in the Construction Services Required Tool List.

Teamwork/Administrative Functions * Demonstrate the ability to cooperate with coworkers in all areas.

  • Understands the importance of completing assigned tasks in a safe and efficient manner and their relationship to the success of the overall project.

  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance.

  • Able and willing to work assigned overtime as necessary.

  • Perform other job duties as required.

Job: *Operator

Organization: *USG Construction

Title: Mechanical Tradesman (USG Construction)

Location: Indiana-East Chicago

Requisition ID: EAS10170

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.