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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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Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-1634621492
Date Posted: 5/24/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Louisville (Remote), KY
Category: Distribution/Logist
Salary: $29 - $29

Job Description

Position Details:
• Location: Louisville, KY or Remote (near a major airport)
• Travel Requirements: About 75%; you can realistically expect to be gone Sunday evening to Thursday evening 3x per month. You will be home most weekends, and when you are not traveling you will be performing technical support at the call center in Louisville.
• Vaccine not required.
• Compensation: $28.50/hr
In additional to your base rate, you will receive OT (paid at 1.5x base rate >40hrs. & 2x base rate >50hrs.
Profitability bonus (averages 6% of annual base salary each year) + daily peridium when traveling of $45/per day
Realistic 1st Year W-2 ~$65K - $75K
Realistic 2nd - 3rd Year W-2 ~ $85K - $100K+ (increased with OT as result of more travel after training). Most 2nd – 3rd Year Technicians make six-figures!

Position Descriptions: Field Service Technician
As a Field Service Technician with the company, you will be responsible for leading the start-up, commissioning, emergency service and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance service of equipment at customer locations. This is a very key front-line service role at the company, as you will be interacting with and directly serving customer equipment needs. You will travel to customer locations and provide the best customer equipment troubleshooting, repair, and training in operation and maintenance in the business. Every day you will communicate and coordinate information between the company and their customers to correct equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills.
You will provide the routine upkeep and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance and correct any equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills as needed to ensure company equipment continually stays fully operational. When you are not traveling to customer locations, your responsibilities will include quality control of equipment prior to shipment and technical phone support for customers (from the company’s HQ in Louisville). Proficiency on company systems and performance will lead to increased responsibilities for Field Service Technician promotions after your Technician Development Program and throughout your career at the company.

Requirements: Candidates must be excellent technicians with a strong electrical, electronic, and mechanical aptitude with the ability to work on and troubleshoot maintenance equipment. Candidates will be self-starters and will be comfortable working with people while troubleshooting / problem-solving or while training customers how to use equipment. Excellent communication and customer service skills are of utmost importance. You must be able to read mechanical blueprints and electrical
schematics. While not required, it is preferred you have some experience with PLC logic development and troubleshooting; company offers a PLC training program if you are not well-versed here.



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Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-9240793237
Date Posted: 5/1/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Louisville (Remote), KY
Category: Corrugated/Paper
Salary: $27 - $27

Job Description

Position Details:
• Location: Louisville, KY or Remote (near a major airport)
• Travel Requirements: About 75%; you can realistically expect to be gone Sunday evening to Thursday evening 3x per month. You will be home most weekends, and when you are not traveling you will be performing technical support at the call center in Louisville.
• Vaccine not required
• Compensation: $27/hr
In additional to your base rate, you will receive OT (paid at 1.5x base rate >40hrs. & 2x base rate >50hrs.
Profitability bonus (averages 6% of annual base salary each year) + daily peridium when traveling of $45/per day
Realistic 1st Year W-2 ~$65K - $75K
Realistic 2nd - 3rd Year W-2 ~ $85K - $100K+ (increased with OT as result of more travel after training). Most 2nd – 3rd Year Technicians make six-figures!

Position Descriptions: Field Service Technician
As a Field Service Technician, you will be responsible for leading the start-up, commissioning, emergency service and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance service of equipment at customer locations. This is a very key front-line service role at, as you will be interacting with and directly serving customer equipment needs. You will travel to customer locations and provide the best customer equipment troubleshooting, repair, and training in operation and maintenance in the business. Every day you will communicate and coordinate information between the company and their customers to correct equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills.
You will provide the routine upkeep and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance and correct any equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills as needed to ensure company equipment continually stays fully operational. When you are not traveling to customer locations, your responsibilities will include quality control of equipment prior to shipment and technical phone support for customers (from company’s HQ). Proficiency on company systems and performance will lead to increased responsibilities for Field Service Technician promotions after your Technician Development Program and throughout your career at the company.

Requirements: Candidates must be excellent technicians with a strong electrical, electronic, and mechanical aptitude with the ability to work on and troubleshoot maintenance equipment. Candidates will be self-starters and will be comfortable working with people while troubleshooting / problem-solving or while training customers how to use equipment. Excellent communication and customer service skills are of utmost importance. You must be able to read mechanical blueprints and electrical
schematics. While not required, it is preferred you have some experience with PLC logic development and troubleshooting; company offers a PLC training program if you are not well-versed here.



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Field Engineer
Job Ref: # EB-8897731793
Date Posted: 5/1/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Paducah, KY
Category: Energy
Salary: $80,000 - $80,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Field Engineer
Location: Paducah, KY (project will be in Southern Illinois with the closet major city being Paducah, KY)
Shift: Dayshift
Compensation: $80K+ completion bonus. $3300 a month for housing per diem. Full relocation on next move after completion of project. Initial project should run about 18 months.
Benefits:
• Advancement and Growth Opportunities
• Paid Time Off
• Comprehensive Nationwide Health and Welfare Benefits
• Company Sponsored Events
• Financial Planning and Savings Resources
• 401k Retirement Savings Plan
• Paid Holidays
• Work Life Balance
Position Description:
The company is seeking a Mechanical Field Engineer to join their team. This role will support construction activities of the project in the execution phase. The ideal candidate will have experience in renewables, combined-cycle power plant construction, or other large scale industrial projects. The Mechanical Field Engineer role is primarily responsible for supporting construction activities by planning, organizing and implementing the project controls system, assist with subcontracts and material management, and support purchasing and scheduling.

• Thorough understanding of the scope of work, contract, plans and specifications. Ability to identify discrepancies and obtain resolution.
• Support technical interface between the site, the Project Engineering Manager, and the Engineer of Record.
• Support the General Superintendent and Discipline Superintendent with work planning and problem resolution.
• Monitor field changes and provide redline drawings of the as-built conditions.
• Interface with subcontractors as assigned by the General Superintendent. Track schedule progress and provide quantitative tracking of work progress weekly.
• Expedite testing reports. Review the test reports for specification compliance and provide to Quality Control.
• Track and record Lessons Learned.
• Provide documentation for change order requests.
• Inspect delivered materials with QA/QC site representative to ensure project requirements are met.
Requirements:
• 2-3 years current power plant or industrial construction experience preferred
• Ability to travel and relocate to small and large cities as business requires
• Field Engineering experience desired.
• Highly motivated with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
• Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
• Team player with good interpersonal skills
• Strong computer skills in Microsoft programs



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Asst Project Manager
Job Ref: # EB-4304497966
Date Posted: 4/12/2024 1:27:31 PM
City, State: Paducah, KY
Category: Energy
Salary: $110,000 - $120,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Asst. Project Manager
Location: Paducah, KY (project will be in Southern Illinois with the closet major city being Paducah, KY)
Shift: Dayshift
Compensation: $110K to $120K plus completion bonus. $3300 a month for housing per diem. Full relocation on next move after completion of project. Initial project should run about 18 months.
Benefits:
• Advancement and Growth Opportunities
• Paid Time Off
• Comprehensive Nationwide Health and Welfare Benefits
• Company Sponsored Events
• Financial Planning and Savings Resources
• 401k Retirement Savings Plan
• Paid Holidays
• Work Life Balance
Position Description:
This role will support construction activities of the project in the execution phase. The ideal candidate will have experience in renewables, combined-cycle power plant construction, or other large scale industrial projects. The Mechanical Field Engineer role is primarily responsible for supporting construction activities by planning, organizing and implementing the project controls system, assist with subcontracts and material management, and support purchasing and scheduling.

• Thorough understanding of the scope of work, contract, plans and specifications. Ability to identify discrepancies and obtain resolution.
• Support technical interface between the site, the Project Engineering Manager, and the Engineer of Record.
• Support the General Superintendent and Discipline Superintendent with work planning and problem resolution.
• Monitor field changes and provide redline drawings of the as-built conditions.
• Interface with subcontractors as assigned by the General Superintendent. Track schedule progress and provide quantitative tracking of work progress weekly.
• Expedite testing reports. Review the test reports for specification compliance and provide to Quality Control.
• Track and record Lessons Learned.
• Provide documentation for change order requests.
• Inspect delivered materials with QA/QC site representative to ensure project requirements are met.
Requirements:
• 2-3 years current power plant or industrial construction experience preferred
• Ability to travel and relocate to small and large cities as business requires
• Field Engineering experience desired.
• Highly motivated with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
• Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
• Team player with good interpersonal skills
• Strong computer skills in Microsoft programs



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Building Engineer
Job Ref: # EB-1689368831
Date Posted: 4/11/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Louisville, KY
Category: Realestate
Salary: $59,000 - $68,000

Job Description

Position Details:
Title: Building Engineer
Location: Louisville, KY
Shift: Normal Day Shift
Compensation: Expected First Year Comp = $59k – 68k
Base Payrate ($52 – 60k base) $50,000 –56,000
Overtime (approx. 10% OT) $7,500 – 8,400
Bonus Plan (0 - 3% target) $0 – 1,680
On-Call Payout (on Average) $1,500 – 2,000
Total $59,000 – 68,080

Benefits: In addition to competitive salaries, challenging work assignments, and developmental opportunities, Company offers its employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401(K) with dollar-for-dollar match (up to $2000), paid vacations and holidays, and much more.
Travel: None
COVID Vaccination: Not Required

Position Description:
In this position, you will play important roles in the operation, maintenance and management of sophisticated, state-of-the-art building systems, processes, special projects, building renovation, tenant relations, budgetary planning and team building. Specific duties include:
To professionally respond to tenant requests
To serve as a Systems Operator and to perform and supervise maintenance work by building technicians, contractors, and vendors
To learn and implement skill sets, develop knowledge and apply procedures to maintain eligibility for promotion to positions requiring greater responsibility, authority, and understanding of systems, procedure, and policy
On-call rotation (for after hours and weekend trouble calls) // you should expect responsibilities on a 1 week out of 7 rotation basis // payouts for on-call responsibilities is more than market competitive (you are paid 4 hours of straight-time pay just for being in the rotation, regardless of getting a single call…plus you are paid an hour for any call that you take, and for any call that requires you to come into the building you will be paid a minimum of 3 hours of straight-time pay)

Job functions include proficiency in the following facets of building operation:
Mechanical/Electrical/Plumbing/ and Structural Systems
Control systems, electricity, pumps, HVAC
Building finishes
Tenant relations
Work order system
Budgeting
Variance reporting
Energy management
Personnel management
Life safety systems
Construction management
Personnel management
Life safety systems
Construction management
Company IAQ, CFC, Hazwaste, Asbestos, & Corporate policies
Energy Management systems
Time Management
Company Quality Standards

Qualifications/Requirements:
The company is looking for electrical and mechanical technicians with excellent customer service skills. Candidates should have 2+ years of experience in commercial HVAC or related field. Candidates must demonstrate a strong work ethic, initiative, attention to detail, drive for excellence, and excellent communication skills. Candidates must possess good computer skills, strong time management skills, problem solving skills, and excellent interpersonal skills.




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Machinist
Job Ref: # EB-8902856479
Date Posted: 3/27/2024 11:35:49 AM
City, State: Hebron, KY
Category: Manufacturing
Salary: $25 - $30

Job Description

Orion Talent, the nation’s largest military recruiting firm, is currently recruiting transitioning or former military professionals for a Machinist position with the technical leader in the design, manufacture, and service of precision spindles, milling heads, slides, and spindle/slide combinations.

Position Details
Location: Hebron, KY
Compensation: $25-$30+/hr (Can increase with experience)
Shift: M-F; 1st Shift
Benefits: Comprehensive Corporate Benefits Package

Position Description
As a Machinist, you will be tasked with the machining, rework, and inspection of components used to assemble slides and spindles and manufactured precision parts. This position will use knowledge of machining functions to create components to specification in order to manufacture new product or to restore existing product to like new levels of quality and performance or precision parts as required.

Position Requirements
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. required with a working knowledge of algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
• Two to three years’ experience in setting up and operating manual machines and/or CNC machining centers. Preferred to have OD or ID grinding experience.
• Knowledge and understanding of G. D. & T.
• Must have excellent mechanical abilities.
• Able to read and understand complex blueprints and bill of materials.
• Ability to use and read precision measuring devices.
• Experience with inspection computer software and ERP systems preferred.
• Knowledge of machine tools.
• Constant attention to detail and the ability to perform very precise machining work to ultra-close tolerances.
• Knowledge and use of computers and software is essential.


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Field Service Technician
Job Ref: # EB-2145700575
Date Posted: 2/23/2024 8:00:00 AM
City, State: Louisville, KY
Category: Industrial
Salary: $27 - $30

Job Description

Position Details:
• Location: Louisville, KY or Remote (near a major airport)
• Travel Requirements: About 75%; you can realistically expect to be gone Sunday evening to Thursday evening 3x per month. You will be home most weekends, and when you are not traveling you will be performing technical support at the call center in Louisville.
• Vaccine not required
• Compensation: $27-$30/hr
In addition to your base rate, you will receive OT (paid at 1.5x base rate >40hrs. & 2x base rate >50hrs.
Profitability bonus (averages 6% of annual base salary each year) + per diem when traveling of $45/per day
Realistic 1st Year W-2 ~$65K - $75K
Realistic 2nd - 3rd Year W-2 ~ $85K - $100K+ (increased with OT as result of more travel after training). Most 2nd – 3rd Year Technicians make six-figures!

Position Descriptions: Field Service Technician
As a Field Service Technician, you will be responsible for leading the start-up, commissioning, emergency service and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance service of equipment at customer locations. This is a very key front-line service role at the company, as you will be interacting with and directly serving customer equipment needs. You will travel to customer locations and provide the best customer equipment troubleshooting, repair, and training in operation and maintenance in the business. Every day you will communicate and coordinate information between the company and their customers to correct equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills.
You will provide the routine upkeep and regularly scheduled preventative maintenance and correct any equipment difficulties using superb problem-solving skills as needed to ensure company equipment continually stays fully operational. When you are not traveling to customer locations, your responsibilities will include quality control of equipment prior to shipment and technical phone support for customers (from company’s HQ in Louisville). Proficiency on company systems and performance will lead to increased responsibilities for Field Service Technician promotions after your Technician Development Program and throughout your career at the company.

Requirements: Candidates must be excellent technicians with a strong electrical, electronic, and mechanical aptitude with the ability to work on and troubleshoot maintenance equipment. Candidates will be self-starters and will be comfortable working with people while troubleshooting / problem-solving or while training customers how to use equipment. Excellent communication and customer service skills are of utmost importance. You must be able to read mechanical blueprints and electrical
schematics. While not required, it is preferred you have some experience with PLC logic development and troubleshooting; Company offers a PLC training program if you are not well-versed here.



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