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Burns & McDonnell Laborer - Sweet Water, TX in Houston, Texas


About us:

For over 50 years Ref-Chem has provided the total package for industrial facilities related to the oil and gas, chemical, refining, air separation, petrochemical, minerals processing, power, cement and manufacturing industries. Explore more at www.ref-chem.com

Notice: The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

Fundamental Job Duties

  • Basic safety

  • Proper identification, use and care of hand power tools

  • Housekeeping (cleaning, trash pick up, sweeping)

  • Firewatch/Holewatch

  • Lifting

  • Bending

  • Flagging

  • Dewatering

  • Helping mechanical & civil mentor (journeyman/leadman) on daily work tasks


Physical demands of any Industrial Craft Laborer or Helper:

Working outdoors in an industrial type environment working on and/or around heavy machinery, which may include extreme hot, cold or wet conditions. Frequent heavy lifting, pulling, pushing, and straining for prolonged periods of time. Requires working at various heights from the ground. Requires standing, bending, squatting, repetitive motions and stopping at prolonged intervals. Climbing onto machinery, climbing stairs, ladders, scaffolds, catwalks, pipe racks and uneven or slippery work surfaces. Working with chain hoist, come along, pulleys, rope and tackle, sling and chokers. May require working in cramped and confined spaces, wearing of proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including Scott Pak's or respiratory equipment, etc.

Working in/or around toxic chemical or hazardous material.

Ref-Chem, LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Ref-Chem, LP does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religions, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by application state or federal civil rights law.

Job Construction Services

Primary Location US-TX-Houston

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Req ID: 211010