Hydro Blast Technician
Gilman, IL 60938
TKO Construction Services is currently accepting applications for a Hydro Blast Technician. This is an entry level position which routine and frequent manual and heavy labor tasks. These tasks include, but are not limited to: moving hoses, loading and unloading materials, hydro blasting, chemical cleaning, vacuum truck operating, tank cleaning.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Operate extremely high pressured water blast equipment to clean heavy industrial equipment (pipe, boilers, tanks, heat exchangers, bundles, etc)
Load hoses, chemicals and other equipment required for assigned job onto truck.
Hook up and break down hoses using proper tools.
Assist in the operation of equipment or power tools
Cleanup work area and equipment after work is completed.
Assist in the inspection of equipment, hoses, connections, pumps and general work area
Read works orders and collects all basic equipment to perform tasks
Complete all appropriate paperwork including services receipts.
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Ability to work in extreme weather conditions and hot, cold, or wet environments.
Ability to perform work in enclosed (confined) space, under close supervision
Physically capable of standing, shoveling and performing other types of physical work for long periods of time.
Capable of working long shifts under adverse conditions (up to 16 hours a day, and up to 14 days in a row).
Ability to safely perform work using high pressure water shotguns (up to 20, 000 PSI).
Ability to safely handle up to a 6 inch vacuum hose (with up to 6, 500 cubic feet of air moving thru the hose per minute, traveling at speeds of up to 160 MPH).
Ability to carry industrial hoses (up to 60 lbs) up and down flights of stairs
Medically and physically capable of wearing respirator while performing the above listed work.
Must have own transportation to and from job site
Must be accessible by phone
Must be On Call 24/7
Ability to report to work within one hour of receiving call to work
Ability to work overtime, weekends, nights, and holidays
Must earn satisfactory results from a background/ employment history investigation and drug screening
Benefits and Pay
$13 per hour
40 80 hours per week
Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
PTO and Vacation