Jacobs Firewatch in Kingsport, Tennessee
Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and capital project solutions. With an ever expanding workforce of both direct hire craft and professional staff, Jacobs Global Field Services provides support to clients in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, consumer products, pulp and paper, automotive, mining and metals business lines across multiple markets.
Maintain surveillance of areas where hot work is occurring or where personnel is working in confined spaces.
Watch out for fire hazards in the workplace while works is performed by other employees
Maintain the conditions and requirements stated on the safety permit
Maintain a lookout for small fires started by sparks and bits of slag
Sounding alarm, and if possible, attempt to control the fire, should one develop
Maintain communication with personnel in the confined space or hole
Maintain situational awareness and raise alarm about an emergency
Additional responsibilities not listed may be required
Industrial construction/maintenance industry experience preferred
Climbing, Balancing, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling, Reaching, Standing, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Fingering, Grasping, Feeling, Repetitive Motions
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you?ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Kingsport
Req ID: FIE0004TO