G.A. West & Co. Inc., employs as many local personnel as possible with relation to the construction project location. Whatever the skyline, building or experience that first sparked your interest in construction, we are pleased that you are interested in G.A. West.
Every G.A. West project starts with a team of dedicated employees. We are looking for individuals who are eager to develop their skills and apply them together to create the buildings where people play, work, learn and live. Because our success depends on the experience and quality of our team members, we focus on attracting and retaining the best people.
We’d love to have you be a part of our team!
Iron Worker Journeyman must display mathematical skills (working with fractions down to 1/16”) and ability to read a tape measure. The Iron Worker must possess a general mechanical aptitude demonstrating his/her ability to operate hand and power tools and an understanding of plumb, level & square. The Iron Iron Workers must read and interpret instructions and documentation and plan work activities. Lay out and fabricates structural parts and assemblies. Move materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work site. Removes, repairs, and replaces or installs a broad range of structural components and assemblies in support of plant construction and maintenance activities. Identify safety risks and the precautions required to eliminate those risks. Fabricate equipment according to blueprints or instructions from supervisors. Hoist equipment and tools into location via bull rigging or crane. Verify vertical and horizontal alignment of structural-steel members, using plumb bobs, laser equipment, transits, and/or levels. Connect columns, beams, and girders with bolts, following blueprints and instructions from supervisors. Perform other duties and activities as directed.