INTERNATIONAL UNION OF ELEVATOR CONSTRUCTORS

Elevator Constructors
Job Description: 
Elevator Constructor Journeymen and Apprentices install, modernize, maintain, repair, and service elevators, escalators, dumbwaiters, moving sidewalks and airport people movers.

Environmental Conditions:
Elevator Constructors must have the ability to perform essential job functions in a field setting with exposure to non-controlled climate conditions.  They must also have the ability and willingness to withstand heights and work in cramped working conditions.

Job Functions:
Elevator Constructors must have the ability to use hands, arms and feet for repetitive lifting.  They manually load, unload and move materials, equipment and tools weighing up to 100 lbs. from vehicles to work areas.  They must clean elevator car tops, machine rooms, pits, rails and hoistways within non-controlled climate field settings.

Requirements: Elevator Constructors must have the ability to: 
Understand general arithmetic
Speak and write in a clear and understandable manner
Understand verbal and written instructions
Learn, practice and adhere to safety standards
Walk or stand 90% and to sit 10% of the time
Lift up to 100 lbs. 75% of the time
Perform repetitive stooping forward bending and crouching approximately 70% of the time
The willingness to travel up to 95% of the time
Operate various power and hand tools