Valve Technician – Massachusetts

Valve Technician – Massachusetts

Location: Westfield, MA  |  Job Type: Full Time  |  Pay Type: Hourly

Description: Chalmers & Kubeck, a family-owned and operated, fast-paced and service-oriented company is seeking Valve Mechanics for our Westfield, Massachusetts facility. These technicians are responsible for repairing, assessing and maintaining valves for industrial customers throughout the Northeastern US.

Responsibilties: Applicants with prior experience with gate, globe, check and ball valves such as Velan, Powell, Bonney Forge or Kitz will be given special preference
Rigging – Safely operate overhead cranes, come alongs, and chain falls
Precision Measurement - reliably measure dimensions of mechanical parts using OD/ID micrometers, Vernier calipers, depth micrometers to within 0.0005”
Consistently use proper PPE such as hearing protection, gloves, safety boots, eye protection and fall protection equipment
Competently use shop tooling such as torches, hydraulic presses, sandblaster, basic hand tools such as wrenches, impact drivers, etc.

Education & Experience: High School or Equivalent

Qualifications: Full-time position - 40 hours per week, must be willing to work Monday – Friday, day shift (7:00a - 3:30p)
Overtime when needed, our busiest times of year are spring and fall when we work 60+ hours per week
Travel when needed up to or greater than 50% during the outage seasons
Read and interpret blueprints and mechanical drawings
Maintain a clean driving record
Undergo drug testing

Benefits: Any hours over 40 in a week are at 1.5 x base pay rate
Any Sunday or holiday hours are at 2.0 x base pay rate
401k with match
Health insurance
Dental Insurance
Paid vacation
Pay issued weekly