McDermott Shop Blaster in Walker, Louisiana

Title: Shop Blaster

Location: USA-Louisiana-Walker

Job Overview:

McDermott is searching for a Shop Blaster at its Walker, LA location. The Blaster abrades surfaces of metal or hard composition objects to remove adhering scale, sand, paint, grease, tar, rust and dirt and to impact specified finish using abrasive-blasting equipment.

This position is a project-based position.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Shovels or pours abrasives, such as sand, grit, or shot of specified grade into machine hopper.

  • Wears gloves and helmet, or hood, to protect against breathing sand-laden air and injury to eyes and hands.

  • May mask areas not being sandblasted and areas of object to protect from abrading action.

  • Loads parts on racks in enclosed rooms, into tumbling barrels, or into cabinets.

  • Turns valves on equipment to regulate pressure and composition of abrasive mixture flowing through nozzle or into tumbling barrel to obtain specified finish.

  • Manually directs nozzle over surface of large parts or inserts arms through glove-fitted cabinet openings and manipulates small parts under nozzle for specified interval.

  • Reads and interprets instructions and documentation and plans work activities.

  • Moves materials and equipment to work locations and sets up work sites.

  • May examine finished parts to ensure conformance to specifications.

  • Follows all hazardous waste handling guidelines.

  • Completes records, maintains tools and equipment, and performs various clean-up and housekeeping activities.

  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.

  • Performs other duties as required.

  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.

  • Works under immediate supervision.

  • Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.

  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Basic Qualifications:

  • May require a high school diploma or its equivalent.

  • May require previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

C

Walking

C

Sitting

F

Pushing

F

Pulling

F

Climbing

O

Balancing

O

Bending

F

Stooping

F

Kneeling

F

Crouching

F

Crawling

F

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

C

Feeling

C

Vision

C

Hearing

C

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

C

0-10

C

10-25

F

10-25

F

25-50

F

25-50

F

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Shop Painter/Blaster

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Jan 10, 2019, 12:16:30 PM

Requisition ID: 1900200

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.