Cooling Tower Tech

The purpose of this position is to assist with the construction of cooling towers by performing basic construction tasks as needed and instructed. Position may require extensive travel depending on project location.

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  • Maintain a clean worksite by making sure worksite is free of debris and trash throughout the day
  • Provide crew with needed materials to perform tasks
  • Roll-out tools at the beginning of the workday and put away tools at the end of the workday
  • Work at heights as needed while observing 100% tie-off
  • Assist to assemble structure, as directed
  • Perform additional tasks as assigned by Foreman and/or Superintendent

Performance Measures

  • 100% Safety
  • Quality of Work
  • Productivity and Attendance


Below are the initial requirements that you MUST meet in order to qualify for this role:

  •  5 Year Graded Background Check
  • Drug Test
  • Must have reliable means of transportation to and from the office

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • 0 – 3 years’ construction experience

Certifications | Skills | Abilities

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Knowledge and application of safety standards through OSHA training and experience (preferred)
  • Basic knowledge of construction safety guidelines

Physical Demands

The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities or medical restrictions to perform the essential functions:

  • Occasionally lift 50 to 100 pounds
  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, crouch and crawl
  • Must be able to climb various heights
  • Ability to handle a large volume of work and perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • Outside or in a plant environment; may be exposed to bad weather and/or excessive heat and noise
  • Hazardous chemicals are typically produced or stored in locations close to Work area
  • Work in confined spaces and at elevations above 6’ with 100% tie-off

Other Physical & Work Requirements

  • Standing
  • Walking
  • Sitting
  • Handling / Fingering
  • Reaching Outward
  • Reaching Above Shoulders
  • Climbing• Crawling
  • Squatting and Kneeling
  • Bending

Other Required Competencies

  • Ability to work within precise limits and/or standards of accuracy
  • Ability to apply basic mathematics to solve problems
  • Ability to general problem solve including employee relations
  • Ability to plan work and select proper tools
  • Ability to compare and accurately determine differences in sizes, shapes and forms of objects
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment


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