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Role: Installer – Fall Protection Systems
Reporting To: Installation Manager
Direct Reports: None
Do you have hands on experience and knowledge of the assembly and installation in the construction or building materials field? Do you have a passion for safety? Then you could be the Installer we've been looking for. Join our team of fall protection installation experts! What Makes this job Awesome?
In the role of Installer, you will be an integral part of our shop and field installation team working as an installer/welder/fitter. This position is the front-line company representative with our clients.
Your role is critical to the organization and will prove pivotal in the continued growth of Safeguard Industries. This position requires a dedicated and energetic person who is results oriented and capable of professional and detailed follow through.
How Will You Do This?
Pick-up, transport, deliver materials to work site
Installation of custom steel fall protection anchors, davits, rigging sleeves, guardrails, as required by job specification
Installation of pre-manufactured, third party fall protection equipment
Independently handle issues with customers in a professional manner and make sound decisions while in the field
Complete daily reports/FLHA/toolbox meetings forms, as required
Basic construction and workshop duties, to include structural welding, fitting, accurate layout and blueprint interpretation
Basic equipment maintenance, as needed
We Want to Hear from You if You Have:
Journeymen installer with skill, ambition and field experience in the fall protection industry, including installation of fall safety systems at client sites
Fall protection or construction related experience, specifically in structural steel
Minimum 2 years steel erection/steel fabrication shop experience
Preferred experience: Construction – Structural steel welding/fitting in the field and/or shop-- workshop - construction machine operation - structural building components - equipment maintenance-
Previous experience in installation of fall protection equipment
AWS certified welder, a plus
Roofing experience, a plus
Previous experience working at height
Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, plans and blueprints
Ability to communicate fluently with conversing, reading and writing in English
Ability to drive long distances to work sites
Desirable certifications: AWSD1.1 SMAW 3G & 4G - Fall Protection Certification – OSHA 10 minimum (OSHA 30 desirable) - Aerial Work Platforms Certificate, First Aid
Ability to safely operate forklift, man lift, articulating boom lift
Ability to work flexible work-hours, including overtime
Ability to work in fast-paced work environment
Even Better if You Have the Following Characteristics:
To be a successful Installer, your attitude is critical. The following characteristics are also essential to your success at Safeguard Industries:
Work independently and as a team player
Organized and punctual
A positive, can do attitude
Ability to problem solve and take ownership of your work and responsibilities
Special/Particular Requirements (safety, physical, etc):
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee may encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to work at heights attained by climbing and use of equipment. The employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, high, precarious places and outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold and extreme heat. The employee may be required to lift up to 100 lbs. The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The following are also required for this position:
Ability to travel up to 100%
Ability to lift weights up to 100lbs
Valid driver's license required
A clean driver's abstract, desirable
Ability to pass comprehensive criminal background checks, including drug tests
Ability to work safely at heights
Who is Safeguard Industries?
Safeguard Industries is a leading manufacturer, distributor and certified installer of engineered fall protection systems with custom structural steel fabrication capabilities. Safeguard Industries specializes in active and passive workplace fall protection safety systems. We offer a wide range of services including engineering services, site audits, steel fabrication, product sales, annual inspections and user training. Our Canadian Head Office is located in Calgary, AB and Our USA office is in Las Vegas, NV. This position is based out of our Las Vegas shop facility.
Safeguard Industries is committed to providing our customers with the highest level of service, so they'll always choose us for their fall protection, custom fabrication, engineering and installation needs.
Safeguard has been providing Fall Protection and Safety Products and Services for over two decades. Initially offering fall protection, we later expanded into safety product sales, in-house freight services and now, Safeguard offers full steel fabrication services for any application. With decades of combined experience, we offer complete workplace safety solutions for any application.
What can We Offer You?
We are proud of our culture. We believe in our employees and understand that when they are engaged and they are happy - they will thrive and our business will grow.
Our corporate culture includes:
A strong, collaborative work environment
Training, training and more training
Development programs created to empower our team
Safeguard provides the following benefits:
Medical, dental, life insurance plans
Join our team and grow with us, there is a world of possibilities!
Visit us at: www.safeguard-industries.com
Safeguard Industries is an equal opportunity employer
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