ICON was founded to revolutionize homebuilding and making dignified housing the standard for people throughout the world. Using proprietary 3D printing robotics, software and advanced materials, ICON is solving a plurality of problems in the contemporary building industry with their breakthrough technologies.
Role: ICON FIELD OPERATOR - SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
Reports to: Operations Director
Vacation: 2 Weeks Paid
Travel Requirements: Heavy (At least 50% of the time)
Start Date: Spring 2020
Location: Austin, TX
Education: Technical degree, professional certification, or 5+ years’ experience in related field
IN ONE SENTENCE: At its core, the ICON Field Operator supports the operation of large-scale concrete 3D printers for the construction of houses. There is no instruction manual for this. If you want to use your superpowers to solve one of humanities biggest challenges, then we want to meet you.
- Setup, operation, and troubleshooting of ICON’s Vulcan concrete 3D printing equipment on construction sites in Texas and around the world.
- Daily setup and cleaning of all required tools and equipment.
- Interacting and understanding the various Vulcan 3D printing subsystems: pumps, hoses, electrical, motors, controls, and software.
- Required travel (including international) potentially on short notice
- Strong verbal and written communications skills
- Experience in the construction or mechanical industry
- Desire to work in a team setting
- Capability to operate a forklift
- Innovative, driven, out of the box thinker, self-motivated to investigate and implement new ideas, and proactive in overcoming obstacles
- Ability to prioritize and stay cool in a dynamic start-up environment
- Current driver’s license
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
- Must be prepared to work in extreme environments: temps > 100 degrees or below freezing, sun, rain, mud, lack of electricity, etc.
- Must enjoy tacos.
PREFERRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
- Prior experience working with heavy machinery
- Speaks Spanish
- Prior start-up experience
- Comfortable in rigorous physical outdoor situations (camping, hiking, climbing, etc.)
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