Apprentice, Level 1 - Plaquemine, LA
Company: Brock
Location: Plaquemine , LA
Category: Management, Construction
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 10/17/2019

The Apprentice I rate is intended to be used to reward employees who perform their duties as required and who have been working in the capacity of the Apprentice II for a minimum of two years on Contractor projects.


This position practices the rudiments of a recognized skilled craft or trade. Works under minimal supervision.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Adheres to all safety requirements.
  • Performs preparatory or simple tasks associated with the craft without instruction
  • Properly uses wet film thickness gauge
  • Properly mixes coatings
  • Sets up spray equipment and demonstrates proper brushing techniques
  • Sets up equipment, using proper tools
  • Adheres to cleanliness requirements for the substrate before coating
  • Knows spray equipment requirements and demonstrates proper spraying techniques
  • Recognizes and corrects coating defects, using the proper method
  • Safely assembles, operates and uses rigging necessary to perform the work
  • Uses hand and power tools for surface preparation
  • Performs work from scaffolds and suspended rigging as required


Driven by a commitment to excellence in project execution, Brock is a leader in providing soft craft services, labor support, and materials for capital projects, maintenance, and facility turnarounds.


The Brock Group is a leading provider of industrial specialty services with headquarters in Houston, TX, and operating units in the United States and Canada. The company supports routine maintenance, turnarounds and capital projects by providing services including scaffolding and work access, insulation, coatings/linings, and asbestos abatement, as well as additional associated services.


Must be able to pass a background check


Skills & Qualifications:

  • High school diploma/GED
  • 3+ years experience in related field
  • Able to work in environment where temperatures may reach from 0 to 140 degrees
  • Able to work in an environment in which vibrations and noise are moderate to severe and noise level may require the wearing of hearing protection devices
  • Able to carry and lift objects weighting up to 100 pounds

Plaquemine, LA
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