Traveling Outdoor Torch Cutter

$18.00 - $20.00 hourly
  • RJ Industrial
  • May 23, 2024
Full time Construction

Job Description

RJ Industrial is looking for a highly motivated heavy metal cutter. Prefer experience with cutting heavy/thick steel with a 6 ft cutting torch. Paid travel time, mileage and per diem. Must have the ability to travel.

Essential Functions:

  • Using a torch supplied by liquid propane and oxygen to cut steel scrap to specific sizes for shipment to consumers
  • Required to move some materials by hand (usually less than 50#) while performing these duties, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use their hands, use tools, kneel, crouch, bend over and hear well
  • Torchman regularly work near moving heavy equipment such as cranes and wheel loaders, while following safety procedures
  • The employee is required to work outside in all weather conditions except when lightning is present
  • Maintain and preserve all required personal protective equipment that is required to perform the job: steel-toe safety boots, leather gloves, hardhat, face shield / safety glasses, hearing protection, leather spats, cotton or flame resistant clothing
  • Maintain all torching equipment on daily basis in order to achieve maximum operation of equipment
  • Previous experience processing rail cars preferred

Additional Skills and Requirements:

  • Reads, understands and follows company policies and procedures
  • Ensures health and safety is considered in the performance of all activities
  • English/Spanish language – verbal, reading and written
  • Must be able to lift 25-50 Lbs
  • Be fit for work every day