Polk Mechanical Company LLC Fire Watch Personnel in Austin, Texas
Polk Mechanical is looking for the best and brightest in the DFW market to join our high performing team. As a result of our unparalleled customer service and unique offerings our business is experiencing impressive growth and with growth comes great opportunity for those with the ambition to accomplish great things. A career at Polk is not just a job but an opportunity to join a family of people who care about each other and care about their customers. It’s no wonder our business and our team are growing.
Fire Watch Job Responsibilities:
Constantly patrolling areas where “hot work” is being performed, maintaining vigilance of potential fires.
Being familiar with facilities and procedures for sounding an alarm in the event of a fire and having a means of notifying emergency services.
Having fire-extinguishing equipment readily available and being well-trained in its use.
Maintaining the conditions and requirements stated on the safety permit.
Inspecting the entire work area to look for potential release of flammable vapors or liquids before, during, and at the end of each shift.
Being prepared to operate fire extinguishers, hydrants, fixed monitors, and hose carts anytime.
Never leaving the job site while the work is being done.
Fire Watch Qualifications/Skills:
Ability to read labels, safety warnings, and guidelines
Attentive to detail and alert at all times to ensure safety
Able to receive and follow instructions and communicate with co-workers
Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:
High school diploma is an asset
Ability to safely operate various vehicles and equipment
Previous experience, especially in mechanical construction industry, preferred
Safety (i.e. OSHA) certifications already obtained, preferred
Career Advancement & Training Opportunities
Technician tool account