The Peter J. King Family Foundation Experiential Learning Lab
301 King Avenue
JA BizTown, MN 55104

UA and APi Group Construction Center

The Construction Center completes multiple projects throughout the day to benefit JA BizTown - building items for JA BizTown, designing and constructing a model of a new building using construction process and design, and investigating alternative energy options.

Jobs Available

CEO

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  • Obtains bank loan
  • Signs Rental Agreement for business space
  • Supervises employees and oversees business operations
  • Signs all business payroll and expense checks
  • Works with the Superintendent to plan the Safety Meeting
  • Prepares and gives speech at Opening Town Meeting
  • Assists with all business duties when employees are on break

CFO

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  • Inputs and submits business loan to the bank
  • Inputs employee payroll information
  • Prints and distributes employee payroll checks
  • Signs payroll checks if CEO is not available
  • Pays online bills sent to business
  • Keeps all records of business expenses and payment
  • Makes business deposits to Bank

SUPERINTENDENT

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  • Reviews project plans for the production stations
  • Collaborates with the GF and Mechanic on the project plan
  • Updates project status
  • Leads the Job Site Meeting (JSA) with the Safety Inspection Tech
  • Plans work to meet productivity goals
  • Prepares and sends billing for JA Staff for projects completed

GENERAL FOREPERSON

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  • Works with City Hall to obtain appropriate permit signatures
  • Works with Mechanic to ensure timely project completion
  • Assists Mechanic with project completion
  • Notifies JA BizTown staff when projects are completed
  • Catalogs parts and materials used to reconcile the materials/consumables budget

MECHANIC/JOURNEYPERSON

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  • Completes projects safely and efficiently
  • Organizes and lays out a job site in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ensures that everyone on site follows all safety rules and protocols
  • Works in accordance with the projects plans
  • Produces a high-quality product on time and on budget

SAFETY INSPECTION TECH

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  • Implements a safety plan and ensure that everyone follows it
  • Leads a daily safety brief with all employees
  • Performs daily safety audit
  • Inspects the JA BizTown site at large and ensure life safety system compliance
  • Inspects project sites to monitor progress and safety

You may enjoy working here if you like:

Building projects
Numbers
Energy conservation
Project management
Attention to detail

Students in Action