Fire Watch/Helpers needed to work on Day or Swing shift at PSNS/Bremerton shipyard location. This position typically works with welders on ships and is responsible for monitoring the work environment and performing necessary tasks to maintain safety, making sure work area is clean, removing unnecessary equipment and job paraphernalia, watching for excessive heat, sparks and/or flammable debris, assures fire extinguishers are fully operational and within reach, and is able to act quickly, confidently and efficiently in emergency situations. Prior experience performing Fire Watch is preferred.
Job #8774: Day shift, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Job #8775: Swing shift, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Fire Watch position might be for you if you have:
- Minimum of 90 days of previous experience
- The ability to gain access to all work locations in the Bremerton/Everett WA area, including government and private shipyards and/or vessels
- Ability to be fitted for and to wear a respirator mask while working
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift 50 pounds
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Excellent physical agility and no fear of heights
- The ability to traverse shipyard and climb ladders and gang planks onto ship carrying up to 50 pounds
- The ability to work in tanks and confined spaces
- The ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed
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