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Elevator Constructor
Assembles and installs electric and hydraulic freight and passenger elevators, escalators, and dumbwaiters, determining layout and electrical connections from blueprints. Studies blueprints and lays out location of framework, counterbalance rails, motor pump, cylinder, and plunger foundations. Drills hole in concrete or structural steel members with portable electric drill. Secures anchor bolts or welds brackets to support rails and framework, and verifies alignment with plumb bob and level. Cuts prefabricated sections of framework, rails, and other elevator components to specified dimensions, using acetylene torch, power saw, and disk grinder. Installs cables, counterweights, pumps, motor foundations, escalator drives, guide rails, elevator cars, and control panels, using hand tools. Connect electrical wiring to control panels and electric motors. Install safety and control devices. Position electric motor and equipment on top of elevator shaft using hoists and cable slings. May be designated according to type of equipment installed as Elevator Constructor, Electric (construction); Elevator Constructor, Hydraulic (construction); Escalator Constructor (construction).
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Program NameProgram HoursSponsorRegionDistrict
0173RInternational Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC) LU #139 JAC
FL005030004
6800Parry Jones 2Orange
0173RInternational Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC) LU #49 JAC
FL013030003
6800Paul Johnson 1Duval
0173RInternational Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC) LU #71 JAC
FL011030002
6800Frank Lopez 4Dade
0173RInternational Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC) LU #74 JAC
FL003030002
6800Norm Loper 3Hillsborough