This position is responsible for ensuring the safety of client and contractor employees who are responsible for performing maintenance activities in refinery and industrial plant settings. Controlling and accurately documenting worker access confined spaces to ensure adherence to safe work practices. Observing / monitoring the activities of work crews to ensure that: Verifying that safety precautions are in place during hot work (welding, grinding, etc.) to control the risk of fire. Monitoring and testing breathing air equipment to ensure that those performing work in a confined space or hazardous work area have an ample supply of air, avoiding exposure to hazardous gases and materials; documenting testing results. Taking readings from gas monitors to assess air quality in work areas and reduce the risk of employees being exposed to environments considered “immediately dangerous to life and health”. Supports the distribution of breathing air and gas detection equipment. May be asked to monitor other activities including blinding, blanking, valve removal, piping, etc. to ensure that safe work practices are in place. Assists with area housekeeping when not otherwise assigned.
To be considered for this role, candidates must possess a Transportation Worker Identification Card (TWIC) and a Basic Orientation Plus card. Incumbents must be able to pass a physical, pre-employment drug screen, alcohol test, and a background check. • All candidates must attend and successfully complete a non-paid four (5) day selection training session.