Safety Technician 8/14/2016

Airgas Carson, CA

Company
Airgas
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
09104-1055
AJE Ref #
575878800
Location
Carson, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB S U M M AR Y :

T he p r i m a r y function of the S afe t y T echnician is to as s ist the client with the p r oper uses of safety e q uip m ent listed within Airgas On-Site Safety invento r ies. T he S afety T echnician has been t r ain e d to calib r ate equip m ent and to c heck to insu r e that equip m ent offe r ed is in p r oper wo r king condition.



DU T I E S A N D R ES P O N S IBI L I T I ES :

* Inspect and m aintain safety equi p m ent supplied to the p r oject

* Deliver and pick up r ental equip m ent

* M ust be able to inte r act with cus t o m e r s using good custo m er r elations

* Rig - up safety equip m ent to cont r actor specifics

* P e r fo r m r espi r ator fit - testing

* P e r fo r m gas m onitor calib r ation

* P e r fo r m confined space attenda n t function whe r e r equi r ed

* M aintain b r eathing air system

* P e r fo r m d r ug sc r eening functions

* Day to Day Rep a i r , cleaning and m aintenance of R ental E q u ip m e n t

* M aintaining office and wo r k a r eas clean

* Other duties as assigned



S KI LL S & ABI L I T I E S :

* M ust be able to wo r k on a team

* M ust be able to de m onst r ate good custo m er se r vice skil l s



C E R T I F ICA T ES , L I C E N S E S , R E GI S T RA T IO N S:

E m ployee develop m ent p r og r a m s include the following basics:

* CDL with H a z M at preferred or may be required for future assignements

* B asic ope r ation and m aintenance of b r eathing air co m p r esso r s

* Confined S pace t r aining

* F i r e W atch t r aining

* Gas m onitor calib r ation

* C P R & F i r st A id Tr aining

* DOT HM 126/181 Tr aining

* Respi r ator field level m aintenan c e t r aining



The S afety T echnician is capable with supe r vision of pe r fo rm ing s o m e safety functions such as r ig g i ng up of safety equip m ent, gene r al gas m onito r ing functions, and confined space a ttendant duties



P H Y S I C AL D E M AN D S :

* A bility to lift up to 50 lbs

* Cli m bing up to 100 feet or m o r e on case ladder depending on tow e r

* W hile pe r fo rm ing the duties of th i s job, the e m ployee is r egula r ly r e qui r ed to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, or c r ouch. Uses hands to f i nge r , handle, or feel; r each with hands and a rm s; and talk or hea r . T he e m ployee is occasion a lly r equi r e d to sit. T he e m ployee m ust occ a sionally lift and/or m ove up to 60 pounds. S pecif i c vision ab i lities r e qui r ed by this job include c lose v i sion, distance v i sion, color vi s ion, and ability to adjust foc u s.



W ORK E N V IR O N M E N T :

* W illing to be on 24 hour ca l l

* W illing to wo r k 12 hour shifts

* Ove r night Tr avel Requi r ed which includes t r avel/d r iving long d ista n ce; m ay r equi r e being out of town for extended pe r iods of up to 60 da y s.

* M ust be able to r espond to e m e r gency situations at a m o m ent's no t ice



We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits including medical/dental, life & disability, and 401(k) plan with match.



EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.



Qualifications

E du ca t i o n a nd / o r E x p e r ie n ce:

* High school diplo m a or G E D

* 3 to 5 years of gas technician experience

* S uccessf u l co m pletion in our t r ai n ing and ce r tification cou r se; p r ov i ded by Airgas On-Site S afety

* M ust possess good d r iving r eco r d