Tech Svcs - Show Systems Helper (3rd Shift)

Orlando, Florida
Not Specified
Oct 01, 2016
Nov 30, 2016
Universal Orlando® Resort is a universe of opportunities for people who have a lot to offer. It takes a special kind of person to work at Universal Orlando. An individual who knows how to be part of a team. Someone with a sense of fun who's serious about their work. A person who knows it doesn't take magic to put a smile on a guest's face... it takes hard work, dedication, knowledge and just the right amount of Universal attitude. Whether you're serving food, working in an office, maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride, you won't just be 'doing a job.' You'll be creating memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. Are YOU that kind of person?

Looking for a challenge? Our Show Systems Helpers maintain the most technologically advanced ride systems and park wide audio/video systems in the world. Problem solving, superior technical skills, and possessing the ability to use good judgment under pressure are just some of the key attributes we are looking for in our Show Systems Helpers.

Show Systems Helpers at Universal Orlando are responsible for:

  • Cleaning show systems equipment as per manufacturer requirements or PM Procedures.
  • Setting up and tearing down of job operations.
  • Moving and staging equipment and supplies, pulling parts from inventory and disposing old parts.
  • Disassembly of components as directed, cleaning of components as to what is required and preparing components for reassembly.
  • Assisting the Show Systems Techs in re-assembling equipment.
  • Cycling equipment as directed for daily use or for troubleshooting. Equipment includes tools, vehicles, show systems equipment, and safety items.
  • Responsible for cleaning work, project, and shop areas.
  • Operating forklift, high reach, and load-all to move materials from trucks and shelves to the warehouse and from the warehouse as well as to various attractions.
  • Understanding and actively participating in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established Universal Orlando policy, procedures, training and Team Member involvement activities.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

To perform the role of a Show Systems Helper successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Consistent attendance is a job requirement.
  • High school degree or GED preferred
  • 1-3 years general shop work and experience with tools and small equipment required.
  • Position will encompass significant on-the-job-training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid Florida Driver's License required to operate company vehicles.

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the Show Systems Helper job.

While performing the duties of this job, the individual is required to:

  • Regularly (2/3 of the time or more) stand for prolonged periods; walk for prolonged periods (including ability to walk at a given pace that is predetermined by a moving sidewalk); talk; hear audible alarms, voice commands with background noise; use hands and fingers to grip, pinch, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; climb stairs / ladders; work at heights for prolonged periods of time including heights with or without railings or over open pits greater than 4 feet; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; reach, pull, push with hands and arms above head; reach, pull, push with hands and arms below head; work in an environment subject to vibrations; use close vision with or without corrective lens (clear vision at 20 inches or less); use distance vision with or without corrective lens (clear vision at 20 feet or more); adjust focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus while in changing light conditions e.g., sunshine to indoor or dark conditions); work in varied light conditions including low or diminished lighting; work in an environment with flashing lights including strobe lamps; maintain alertness and attentiveness up to 4 hours while working varying hours; maintain concentration/focus (e.g., ability to interpret the work environment and make decisions on predetermined operating policies and procedure).
  • Frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time) repeat motions more than twice per minute; repetition-using an input device-a keyboard or mouse-in a steady manner; lift up to 25 pounds with control; push up to 25 pounds with control; use color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors); use peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point); use depth perception (vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships); work in small or tight spaces.
  • Occasionally (1/3 of the time or less) sit for prolonged periods; work in confined spaces i.e. manholes or work pits; ability to smell.

The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those an individual encounters while performing the essential functions of the Show Systems Helper job.

While performing the duties of this job, the individual is required to:

  • Regularly (2/3 of the time or more) work in wet, humid conditions (non-weather); work in outdoor weather conditions to include direct sunlight, heat or cold; use a highreach (aerial lift); work with toxic or caustic chemicals, hazardous chemicals, fluorescent lamps or batteries; be exposed to bodily fluids (blood, vomit); be exposed to lasers, radiation equipment, and or electromagnetic forces; work on water attractions or yachts; perform maintenance or servicing of powerized (energized) equipment (pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical) LOTO.
  • Frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time) use a forklift (sit down); transport hazardous waste; use a motorized company vehicle or a leased or personal vehicle for company business; be exposed to loud noise (noise when raised conversation is needed).
  • Occasionally (1/3 of the time or less) work in extreme cold (non-weather); work in extreme heat (non-weather); work with cranes; use an extendable boom forklift (lull); use a stand up forklift or motorized pallet jack; erect or work on scaffolding; work with paint/solvents; work with oils/fuels; work with aerosols (spray paints, brake cleaner); transport fuels or compressed gases.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you are interested in this position and you have what it takes to be a part of Universal Orlando, click on 'Apply Now'. If not, please check out our Job Search to explore other opportunities within our universe. We regret that due to the volume of responses only applicants of interest will be contacted.

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