Parsons Corporation Environmental Laborer in Eden, North Carolina
Eden, North Carolina, United States
The Dan River project is a former Duke Energy coal fired generation plant located in Eden NC. The projected will take 2 ½ years to complete and consists of three phases, already in progress. The initial phase consists of relocation of 130,000 CY of coal ash to a temporary storage area. This material will be relocated to the landfill at a later date. The second phase consists or dewatering, excavation, loading and hauling of 2,500,000 CY of coal ash to a landfill on the Dan River site, and placement of this coal ash into lined landfill. The final phase is capping and close out of the landfill including installation of a HDPE liner system with water collection, vegetation, etc.
The Laborer performs construction work and other tasks as assigned covering many activities of a physical nature. These include digging, operating and relocating pumps and hoses, operating small hand tools, etc. Workers should be able to follow specific directions; perform a variety of duties which may often change; work within standards of accuracy; repeat tasks of short duration according to a set procedure. Listening to and understanding direction is key
High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer a minimum of two (2) years demonstrated relevant experience as a laborer, described above, capability for fieldwork involving heavy lifting and climbing over rough terrain under various weather conditions.
Special Job Requirements:
When outside, incumbent may work in seasonal inclement weather and adverse environmental conditions. Must be physically fit and able to lift, move and/or carry up to 50 lbs of field gear and able to perform fieldwork that sometimes involves walking long distances in extreme weather conditions.
Must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time.
When offered employment in the United States, prospective Parsons employees will be asked to complete a drug screen and background check. The drug screen is a toxicological test that may include alcohol. The background check includes: employment and compensation verification, a criminal background check, and verification that educational degrees are conferred from accredited institutions and professional certifications are current. If you do not know if your degrees are from an accredited institution, please check with the U.S. Department of Education at http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/ or the Council for Higher Education at http://www.chea.org/search/ . Proof of identity and legal authorization to work are asked for upon reporting to work
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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT
Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.