Hydroblast Technician-Decatur, AL

Decatur - Alabama (AL), 35601

Thompson Industrial Services

Job Description:


The Industrial Service Technician is to safely operate extremely high pressured water-blast units to clean customer systems (pipes, boilers, tanks, etc.) and operate industrial vacuum units.


  • Basic knowledge and ability to operate high-pressured water-blaster and vacuum equipment.
  • Properly prepares equipment and worksite on a daily basis.
  • Ensures that assigned tasks are performed safely with the highest level of quality.
  • Effectively communicate with Front Line Supervisors on area such as safety, quality and integrity.


  • Tools, equipment, machinery used: Large industrial cleaning equipment and materials, large industrial vehicles.
  • May periodically use computers for training purposes.
  • Working conditions: outside work, extreme temperatures, noisy conditions, shift work, flexible schedules, on-call hours, 24/7 availability.
  • Physical effort required: Heavy lifting, working with large machinery,
confined spaces, and heights.
  • Travel required: Regular overnight travel will be required for this position.

    • Able to read and write-no high school diploma required.
    • Able to pass drug tests (pre-employment, random, and annual).
    • Valid driver’s license preferred but not required.
    • Able to physically control industrial hydro blasting and vacuum equipment.
    • Able to carry industrial hoses (up to 60 lbs.) up and down multiple flights of stairs.
    • Must be able and not afraid to enter confined spaces through a man hole.
    • Must not be afraid of heights.
    • Must be safety conscious and have good work ethics.
    • Basic mechanical skills preferred.
    • Ability to respond for assignments within 1 hour.
    • Must have telephone access and able to be reached at all times.
    • Must complete all pre and post training including safety, new hire, and regulatory.

    Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Holidays, Vacation, 401K, Life.


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