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Kentucky Job Search for Transitioning and Former JMOs, NCOs, and Enlisted Technicians

Known for the Kentucky Derby, fried chicken, and bluegrass, Kentucky has a lower cost of living in items such as health care, food, and transportation than other states in the nation. The state has both big cities and small towns, and lost of outdoor space, including Mammoth Cave National Park, the world's longest cave system.

The Top Industries for Veterans in Kentucky

Agriculture, Oil & Gas, and construction are the top industries in the state. Kentucky's industries are very diverse, and the state relies on small contributions from a larger number of various industries.

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Service Parts Specialist
Position ID: # EB-1639421213
Date Posted: 2/6/2023 4:42:08 PM
Location: Hebron, KY
Industry: Industrial
Salary: $55,000 - $65,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Service Parts Specialists position with the national leader providing complete systems for rubber injection molding solutions to clients.

Position Details:
• Title: Service Parts Specialist
• Location: Hebron, KY
• Shift or Travel: M-F, 8A -5P
• Compensation: $55k-$65k based on skills and experience
• Benefits: Company offers an industry-leading benefits package including comprehensive health, dental, life, Short Term Disability and Long-Term Disability; 401(k) match, vacation and holidays.

Position Description:
Provide leadership and support of the parts department with related needs for quality service and repair of machine product lines, primarily but not limited to rubber and/or silicone injection mold equipment.

Requirements:
• Basic Computer Skills – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
• Ability to read Basic Electrical Schematic and Engineered Drawings
• Analytical mind and strong organization capabilities
• Effective initiative and self-drive, motivation, and interpersonal skills
• Have a Passport or the ability to obtain a Passport (some international travel for training and work)
• Communication and Organization are key functions to success in this role


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Project Engineer
Position ID: # EB-6271809969
Date Posted: 2/3/2023 5:25:21 PM
Location: Lexington, KY
Industry: Construction
Salary: $62,000 - $72,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Project Engineer positions with a market-leading, full-service commercial concrete contractor.

Position Details:
• Title: Project Engineer
• Location: Lexington, KY
• Shift: Typically M-F Day Shift, some non-traditional hours may occur
• Compensation: $62k-$72k
• Bonuses/Additional Compensation – Sign-On Bonus (~$3k) and Annual Performance Based Bonus (~5-7%)

Position Description: Project Engineer
As a Project Engineer, you will engage in the Daily Preparation Process (daily plan) to build commercial concrete construction knowledge through execution of work objectives.

Requirements:
• Seeking someone with a variety of project type experience and/or applicable degrees/certifications
• Knowledge of Microsoft programs, including Word, Excel, Outlook
• Excellent organizational and communication skills
• Knowledge of construction principles/practices very beneficial
• Strong leadership and managerial skills, ready to develop technical understanding for future business growth
• Eager to learn, seeks out information, an initiative and drive to improve oneself


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Project Engineer
Position ID: # EB-1277280149
Date Posted: 2/3/2023 5:23:24 PM
Location: Louisville, KY
Industry: Construction
Salary: $62,000 - $72,000

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Project Engineer positions with a market-leading, full-service commercial concrete contractor.

Position Details:
• Title: Project Engineer
• Location: Louisville, KY
• Shift: Typically M-F Day Shift, some non-traditional hours may occur
• Compensation: $62k-$72k
• Bonuses/Additional Compensation – Sign-On Bonus (~$3k) and Annual Performance Based Bonus (~5-7%)

Position Description: Project Engineer
As a Project Engineer, you will engage in the Daily Preparation Process (daily plan) to build commercial concrete construction knowledge through execution of work objectives.

Requirements:
• Seeking someone with a variety of project type experience and/or applicable degrees/certifications
• Knowledge of Microsoft programs, including Word, Excel, Outlook
• Excellent organizational and communication skills
• Knowledge of construction principles/practices very beneficial
• Strong leadership and managerial skills, ready to develop technical understanding for future business growth
• Eager to learn, seeks out information, an initiative and drive to improve oneself


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Standard Plant Technician
Position ID: # EB-1242549642
Date Posted: 1/26/2023 1:53:20 PM
Location: Louisville, KY
Industry: Oil & Gas
Salary: $32 - $35

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for Standard Plant Technician positions with an industrial gas and engineering company.

Position Details:
• Title: Standard Plant Technician
• Location: Louisville, KY
• Shift or Travel: Five day 8-hour shifts, with a rotating on-call schedule
• Compensation: Starting hourly $32-$35 + overtime opportunities ˜ 1st year $80K+
• Benefits: comprehensive medical/dental insurance plan, 401K retirement plan with matching, employee assistance program, tuition assistance, paid time off (PTO), and paid holidays.
• Travel: occasional overnight travel may be needed for training and other plant support
• Vaccine Requirement: No

Position Description: Standard Plant Technician
As a Standard Plant Technician, you will be responsible for the safe, reliable, and efficient operation of oxygen and nitrogen-producing plants in Central Indiana. This is a challenging and rewarding job that requires sound technical abilities in the primary on-site product line, along with knowledge and abilities in instrumentation, controls, and electrical systems. You will solve field site issues and are responsible for the general maintenance and production at the customer site while being supported through managerial supervision, lead technicians, engineers, sales, and other technical support.

Requirements:
• Develop conceptual solutions to moderately complex, non-routine issues/problems and guide technical leadership of projects
• Maintain all safety, quality, and compliance activities at each plant location
• Perform routine maintenance and calibrations on a variety of process equipment, including centrifugal and reciprocating compressors, gas analyzers, electrical controls systems, and pneumatic control valves
• Manage own time to accomplish operations and maintenance tasks for assigned plants which include troubleshooting, diagnosing, and solving plant problems
• Coordinate contractors and resources, both internally and externally, to support the plant activities, audits, and all administrative requirements for the plant
• Maintain and improve plant efficiency
• Produce results with minimal supervision
• Assist or direct the training and development of new employees



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Field Service Technician
Position ID: # EB-5275712493
Date Posted: 1/18/2023 12:09:21 PM
Location: Louisville, KY
Industry: Industrial
Salary: $25 - $29

Job Description

Position Details:

Title: Field Service Technician
Location: Louisville, KY
Shift: Generally 8 AM to 5 PM. Some off hours as needed for projects or emergency calls.
Compensation: $25-29/hr + OT (average 0-10 hours per week)
Benefits: Package includes medical/dental insurance, 401(k), 10 days vacation per year, 8 paid holidays, per diem, mileage/lodging reimbursement, and all tools needed for job.
Travel: Daily travel within region with occasional overnight travel.
Vaccine Requirement: None

Position Description: This role is to provide excellent technical and customer service experiences, maintaining strong relationships with manufacturers, suppliers, and sales representatives. As such, you must be a positive, energetic person who excels in working in a collaborative environment. Other responsibilities include:
• Perform all on-site installation, repair, maintenance and test tasks.
• Providing instructional training to customers
• Diagnose errors or technical problems by visual and auditable inspection of machines and determine proper solutions
• Diagnose, install, and repair electrical apparatus such as transformers and wiring, electrical, electronic components of machinery and equipment
• Consistently deliver excellent customer service experiences by offering knowledge, advice, and answering questions and concern
• Manage excellent vendor relationships by providing timely communications, problem solving, and site visits to key suppliers when necessary
• Produce timely and detailed service reports
• Monitor work procedures, work schedules, and expedite workflow
• Create and submit a completed expense report each month

Requirements: The ideal candidate for this job is a technician who possesses strong electrical skills, has a basic mechanical aptitude, and is an independent-minded, self-motivated individual comfortable working remotely. You must be service-oriented in order to satisfy client’s needs and build business relationships. Any experience with machinery and conveyor equipment experience is a strong plus as is familiarity with scheduling and expediting the turnaround time on service calls. You must have dependable transportation, a valid driver’s license and proof of insurance along with willingness to drive up to 2 hours at beginning and end of day for service work (paid time).



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Maintenance Technician
Position ID: # EB-3830362479
Date Posted: 11/29/2022 5:06:17 PM
Location: Louisville, KY
Industry: Manufacturing
Salary: $28 - $28

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Maintenance Technician
Location: Louisville, KY
Shift: 1st Shift; 6:30am – 3:00pm
Compensation: $28/hr ($.50 increase until top pay reached and annual increase March every year)
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package; Start Day 1
Travel: None
Vaccine Requirement: Not Required

Position Description:
Performs maintenance repairs, maintenance construction, and preventive maintenance functions pertaining to a diversified and complicated line of machine tool, material handling, forklift, heating, forming, and forging equipment as well as maintaining buildings, grounds and all related systems. Operates and services all plant steam generators, air compressors and water treatment systems.

Requirements:
• High School Diploma required and Technical School preferred.
• Three (3) years’ experience as a Maintenance Mechanic, with strong electrical or CNC background.
• PLCs, Pneumatics, Hydraulics, mechanically, CNC maintenance, Fauntic robotics controllers.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints for electrical systems.
• Pass the On-site test requirement.

Company Description:
The company is a premier manufacturer and supplier of drivetrain and other critical components for the commercial vehicle, automotive, recreational vehicle, mining, agriculture, industrial, and energy markets. Company is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. With facilities located throughout North America, the company continues to meet the needs of the industry after more than 80 years of service.
Company focuses on those markets where they have the expertise, qualifications and leadership position to sustain a competitive advantage. They target their resources to support the needs of the industry leaders that embrace multi-year contractual relationships as a strategic component of their supply chain management. These contracts, many of which are sole–source, enable them to invest in leading edge technologies to help their customers remain competitive. The productivity, flexibility and economies of scale that result become an important means for differentiating themselves from the competition when it comes to cost, quality, reliability and customer service.

Great benefits and growth potential. Many different aspects of the job with the ability to learn numerous different types and pieces of equipment.



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