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    About the Position: The US Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, Operations and Readiness Division is actively seeking applications to fill multiple permanent, full-time, Seasonal vacancies throughout the District. These positions will be filled at multiple locations and at the WY-05; WY-07; or WY-08 grade levels.

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    Responsibilities

    • Operate electric gate controls to open or close miter gates and culvert/stone gate valves at each end of the lock chamber(s).
    • Operate electrically controlled tow haulage unit to move barges into and out of lock chambers on the Kanawha River projects.
    • Contact boat pilots to obtain data such as tow size/type, tonnage and commodities being transported, point of origin and destination.
    • Secure lines and slings to for materials or equipment being moved and provide hand signals to operator for moving items to and from barges or trucks.
    • Perform a variety of tasks in providing assistance to and/or personally performing work required for the installation, repair, and maintenance of lock or lock and dam machinery and equipment.
    • Assist setting bulkheads; carpentry or plumbing required for major construction or repair maintenance; concrete work.
    • Perform seasonal duties such as grass cutting, trimming, shoveling snow, clearing ice; as well as janitorial tasks such as cleaning control house and other site buildings, restrooms, facilities, standby equipment.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    8

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/588792800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.