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Associate Technician - Ontario

Ontario, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
Job DetailsJob LocationOntario - Ontario, CAPosition TypeFull TimeTravel PercentageRoad WarriorDescriptionCOMPANY BACKGROUNDAstro Pak is the nation's leading precision cleaning and passivation contractor specializing in on-site cleaning of high purity gas and fluid systems, as well as precision cleaning of components and hardware at the company's Cleanroom facilities. Astro Pak provides services to over 15 sectors including: Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Aerospace, Semiconductor, and other selected Industrial markets. The company, founded in 1959, has performed on-site precision chemical cleaning in every State of the Union as well as several projects in Asia, continental Europe, England, Ireland and Mexico.POSITION OPPORTUNITYThe Associate Technician performs entry-level Field Services duties to gain knowledge and understanding of cleaning and passivation of vessels and piping. Under supervision, Associate Technicians work together to complete the process in a safe and expedient manner to prevent unnecessary down time of the customer equipment. Proper calculations and installation of Astro Pak equipment plus vigilant operation of said equipment is necessary.Essential Duties / ResponsibilitiesLoad/Unload vehicle with proper equipment/chemicals for specific job assignmentAbility to drive Astro Pak vehicle(s); including Forklift; Trucks, Sprinter Vans; etc.Works with various chemicals including but not limited to: citric, caustic and other hazardous chemicalsOther Duties / ResponsibilitiesMaintains work area clean to CEO (Clean, Efficient, Organized)/5S StandardsOSHA CertificationExtensive overnight travel (over 80%) by land and/or airHandle multiple tasks simultaneouslyCompetence to comply with all safety policies, practices and proceduresAbility to don proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for different chemical mixing processesOther duties as assigned by Operations ManagerQualificationsEducation/Training/Certifications:High school diploma or general education degree (GED).Posses a valid Medical DOT CertificateTechnical Training or AA Degree preferred.HAZWOPER, OSHA, Confined Space Certifications are preferredRelated Experience: One (1) year technical training or certification course; one (1) year of related experience or equivalent combination of experience and education.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Ability to read and understand work instructions, documents, correspondence and memos.Effective communication skills which include verbal and written in EnglishAbility to lift up to 50 poundsAbility to wear a respirator as neededAbility to perform basic mathematical functions. Should be able to compute rate, ratio, and percent. Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook. License: Possess a valid class "C" driver's license and an acceptable driving record.EnvironmentWhile performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical partsWill be exposed to dust, fume, smoke, toxic chemicals and disagreeable odorsNoisy conditions periodicallyWet or humid conditions (indoors)Working on ladders, rooftops, bucket trucks, scaffolding, etc.Exposed to vibration (i.e. operating jackhammer, impact wrench)Periodically improperly illuminated or awkward and confining work spacePhysical RequirementsStandingWalkingSittingUse of hands, fingersReaching with hands and armsClimb and balanceStoop, kneel, crouch or crawlTalk and hearDistance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more)Color vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)Peripheral vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point)Depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)Astro Pak Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons because of age, race, color, creed, religion, disability, gender, ethnic or national origin, or veteran status. Astro Pak prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities and will reasonably accommodate applicants with a disability, upon request, and will also ensure reasonable accommodation for employees with a disability.
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  • Job Reference: 182898719-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: ASTRO PAK CORP
  • Location: Ontario, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent