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Padgett Inc. is a high-performance organization that sets the pace in the Crane Services, Steel Fabrication & Erections and Machinery Moving/Rigging industry. Padgett Inc. is a respected drug free company since 1962 with quality workmanship. Our employees are the key to Company’s competitive success.

We are looking for employees to help us continue on the tradition at Padgett Inc. When pursuing a career you want to be apart of a company that has been and will be around for a long time, Padgett Inc is just that company. We are committed to helping our employees to reach their full potential and to recognizing their achievements. Padgett Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer, (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet).

Padgett Inc. offers a competitive benefits package to Non-Union employees that includes:

Current Job Opportunities

Crane Sales/Technical Services

TITLE

Crane Sales/Technical Services

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Crane Sales/Technical Services will look for new construction projects and customers within a defined territory, having a thorough understanding of client needs and providing accurate job estimating. Maintain new and existing accounts by providing excellent customer service.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION

  • You must be able to size the most economical crane and all ancillary hardware to complete the project, by making proper calculations that often lead to creative solutions for ensuring the   job is completed within budget and on time, but more importantly, safely.
  • Identify and bid potential projects that fall into Padgett, Inc.’s wide scope of work.
  • Must have a clear understanding of the customer’s needs, by going to the jobsite to evaluate, measurements, site conditions and perform a pre-work Safety Hazard Analysis.
  • Schedule & Coordinate Equipment, Tools and Manpower while maintaining clear communication with the Customer, you will Supervisor and Staff throughout the estimating process until the completion of the project.
  • Depending on the project, these additional activities may be required; Ground Bearing Pressure Analysis, Critical Lift Plans, Street Closing Permits, FAA Permits and working with Power Companies to get electrical lines covered.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION

• High School Diploma/GED
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and computer operations and the ability to learn other computer operating systems.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Must be able to read and interpret job specifications, document project activity and have ability for continuous learning of new processes.
• Must have valid driver’s license.
• Ability to follow instructions and maintain logical follow-through on all projects.
• Ability to work in fast-paced, high volume environment and ensure department and company goals and deadlines are met on schedule and efficiently

Fabrication Drawings Coordinator

TITLE

Fabrication Drawings Coordinator

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Assist estimators in coordinating all projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION
• Submit new jobs to our detailers, this includes detailing information & standards, drawings & specifications, schedule, sequencing and special instruction.
• Track & expedite the RFI process between our detailers and our customer, however this sometimes requires communication with a supplier, or the EOR or the AOR.
• Work with our sub-contracted engineer when required for design calculations or stamped drawings.
• Track & expedite the drawing approval process between our detailers and our customers.
• Track & expedite all drawings revisions between our estimators, detailers and fabrication & field.
• Coordinate & implement all detailing software upgrades between our planning department & our detailers.
• Go to jobsite to procure or confirm field dimensions, elevations, bolt patterns and member sizes as required.
• Develop sketches or rudimentary drawings based on estimator provided information to send to our detailers for fabrication drawings development.
• Assembles drawing packages for use in the field and the shop.
• Reviews and coordinates work orders
• Creates Shipping list, galvanized list, shop bolt list, field bolt list, cut list and purchase requirements to release jobs to the shop.
• Submits and coordinates SDS/2 issues and their resolution in both the shop and with the detailers
• Provides drawing views and clarifications, answering questions to both the shop & field personnel.
• Perform Estimating Take-off Work and Material Pricing as Required.
• Coordinates document flow through the office.
• Efficiently answer and respond to questions regarding projects

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION
• High school diploma/GED or 3-5 years metal building and/or structural detailing experience.
• Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, job specifications and other construction documents.
• Must have experience with SDS2 or AutoCAD.
• Must be highly organized adaptable to change and able to learn new processes.
• Must have valid driver’s license.
• Ability to follow instructions and maintain logical follow-through on all projects.

Maintenance

TITLE

Maintenance

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Maintain and set-up and care of machinery in shop; overall in-house repair and service person; examine and test repairs or new set-ups; notify management of recurring equipment malfunctions and corrective action taken or supplies needed.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION
• Perform preventive maintenance daily on forklifts.
• Diagnose, trouble shoot and repair of all shop equipment consisting of CNC Brake Presses, Shears, Welding equipment, Burn Table, Laser, Overhead Cranes, Beam line, Angle line, electrical and pneumatic hand tools.
• Assist in other areas at managements discretion.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION
• High School Diploma/GED
• Must know electrical from single phase to 480 volt.
• Must be able to read and interpret wiring diagrams and electrical schematics and technical data to trouble shoot and repair equipment as required.
• Hydraulic and pneumatic experience is a must.
• Experienced in changing out Drive Motors, bearings, hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders.
• Experience with CNC equipment.
• Operation of forklifts, man-lifts in a safe manner.
• Willing to work overtime when required to support production.
• Good physical condition required – job requires prolonged standing, bending, kneeling, lifting above shoulders and lifting up to 80 pounds and 50 pounds repetitively.
• Able to and willing to work with others.
• Must have good work habits – be on time, do not miss work, take pride in work.
• Be willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
• Wear appropriate PPE and abide by all lock out tag out and company safety requirements.

Fitter

TITLE

Fitter

LOCATION

New Albany, IN

JOB INFORMATION

GENERAL DESCRIPTION
Layout and fit-up of steel parts from blueprints; know how to read and interpret blueprints; must have some welding skills; know how to use a torch; must have knowledge of the trade hand tools.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF POSITION
• Read and interpret dimensions from traveler, blueprints and/or hand drawings.
• Must be able to fit-up and tack weld together steel parts to resemble said drawings.
• Must be able to assemble made parts to make up final designed structure.

REQUIREMENTS OF POSITION
• Have knowledge of a working steel fab shop.
• Have overhead crane experience.
• Able to follow verbal orders from supervisor, work with limited supervision.
• Able to read a tape measure, and use hand tools of trade (Own or be willing to obtain).
• Good physical condition required – some lifting and outside work.
• Must have good work habits – be on time, do not miss work. Take pride in work.
• Willing to work overtime and some Saturdays.
• Will and able to work with others.
• Must be able lift up to 80 pounds and 50 pounds repetitively.
• High school diploma/GED or equivalent work experience