Industrial Insulator

This position applies insulating materials to process piping, duct-work, or other mechanical systems in order to help control and maintain temperature in an industrial setting. Must be a team player.

 

ACTIVITIES:

  • Measure and cut insulation for covering surfaces, using tape measures, handsaws, knives, and scissors
  • Remove old insulation, following safety procedures
  • Fit insulation around obstructions, and shape insulating materials and protective coverings as required
  • Determine the amounts and types of insulation needed, and methods of installation, based on factors such as location, surface shape, and equipment use
  • Install metal around insulated pipes in order to protect the insulation from weather conditions or physical damage
  • Select appropriate insulation based on the heat retaining or excluding characteristics of the material
  • Read blueprints and specifications to determine job requirements
  • Apply and seal the specific called for insulation “Finish” in a safe and neat appearance
  • Ensure all safety procedures, practices, and regulations are followed
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by Supervisor
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2-5 years of industry experience required; more than 5 years of industry experience preferred
  • Knowledge of mechanical, HVAC, plumbing, and process piping equipment
  • Knowledge of specifications and limitations of insulation materials
  • Good sense of housekeeping and organizational skills
  • VCA
  • Driver licence

 

OUR OFFER:

  • Market-based salary; based on a 40 hours working week (overtime additional %)
  • Multiple clients with challenging projects
  • Opportunities for education
  • Company clothing, tools and transportation
  • Group of motivated and enthusiastic colleagues
  • Comfortable housing, 1 person for each room, WIFI/ Internet
  • Health insurance
  • For housing and health insurance we charge a small contribution