En tournée | On Tour

Welder/Plumber - KURIOS | Soudeur/Plombier - KURIOS

Site & Infrastructure

Temps plein | Full-Time

Permanent position

Reporting to the Director - Site Operations, you will be required to:
- Participate in the maintenance of the site infrastructures;
- Jointly with International Headquarters (IHQ), update the preventive maintenance and inspection program as well as the installation and operating procedures for infrastructures;
- Coordinate setup and tear-down planning and operations in cooperation with the Site Operations Director;
- Carry out inspections and ensure compliance with local and regional codes;
- Follow and support the equipment and inventory management procedures and requirements as required by Cirque du Soleil. Utilize the tools and procedures provided by IHQ to maintain inventory and equipment data. Follow the requirements detailed for customs and logistics with regards to the transport of material with touring productions;
- Any other project assigned by the Site Operations Director.
- Participate in the setup and tear-down of the water distribution system and other infrastructures according to infrastructure installation and operating procedures set by IHQ;
- Participate in the inspection, maintenance and repair of all metal structures on site;
- Inspect and maintain the integrity of all water and sewage systems as well as all sanitarial units on the site;
- Maintain stocks of plumbing and welding supplies for the site;
- Inform the IHQ of modifications made to equipment and infrastructures in order to keep the preventive maintenance and inspection program as well as the installation and operating procedures for infrastructures up to date;
- Supervise contractors, Fly-Ins and local supernumerary personnel during setup and tear-down and for special projects;
- Supervise janitors working on site in collaboration with the Site Operations Director;
- Maintain the inventory of cleaning supplies for janitors' use;
- Assist in the research and negotiate of a welding gas supplier in each market;
- Participate in show call and/or morning rounds;
- Remain on call for emergencies.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
- Excellent mechanical knowledge of plumbing, mandatory;
- Six to eight years' experience in a similar position;
- PLC control knowledge an asset;
- Tour experience an asset;
- Trade certification in MIG, TIG and electrode welding for aluminum steel or equivalent experience an asset;
- Able to drive a forklift and other heavy machinery;
- Ability to work long hours and under pressure;
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office for Windows applications;
- Fluency in spoken and written English is essential, fluency in French or any language is an asset;
- Available to tour full time and to work in foreign countries.

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