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Cooling Tower Technician II - Houston

Houston, TX 77001
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$16.53 - $27.63
Full-time, Part-time

Job Summary

SPX Cooling Technologies operates in 20 countries worldwide and is the world's preeminent full-line, full-service cooling tower and air-cooled condenser manufacturer. Since 1883, Balcke, Marley, and Hamon Dry Cooling--the businesses that formed SPX Cooling Technologies--have generated more than 250 global patents in the global power generation, industrial, refrigeration and HVAC markets.
Responsibilities
The purpose of this position is to construct, erect, install and repair structures and fixtures of wood, fiberglass, and concrete using carpenter's tools and power tools. Install mechanical motors, fans and fan shafts.
Responsibilities

  • Reads blue prints, sketches, or building plans for information pertaining to type of material required, dimensions of the structure or fixture
  • Select lumber and other materials to be used on the assigned job
  • Prepares layout, using rule, framing square and calipers.
  • Marks cutting and assembly lines on materials using pencil, chalk, and marking gage.
  • Shapes materials to prescribed measurements using saws, chisels, and chainsaws.
  • Assembles cut and shaped materials and fastens them together with nails, bolts, or glue.
  • Alignment of mechanical equipment and performs piping
  • Assists with the erection of framework
  • Fits and installs material as needed
  • Additional tasks as assigned by Foreman and/or Superintendent
    Qualifications
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  •  3 or more years construction/cooling tower experience
  • About SPX

    Headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of cooling towers, evaporative fluid coolers, evaporative condensers and air cooled heat exchangers providing full-service cooling solutions and support to customers in the power generation, petrochemical, industrial, refrigeration, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) markets for more than 100 years. SPX Cooling Technologies and its Marley and Recold product brands are part of SPX Corporation.

    SPX is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other reason prohibited by applicable law.

    Thank you for your interest in our company.

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