Company: Wood
Skills: Laborer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Sweeny, Texas, United States

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Janitor with extensive experience in the oil and gas petrochemical industry. You must be able to perform various cleaning activities in offices, coffee rooms, entrances, lunchrooms and restrooms within an industrial plant site environment.

  • Follow the rules of safe conduct at all times
  • Demonstrate good housekeeping
  • Accurately interpret and apply information from work orders, job orders, and specifications
  • Identify, recognize and demonstrate safe usage of chemicals and machinery during use
  • Recognize various materials used on the job and demonstrate a working knowledge of appropriate material handling techniques
  • Vacuum-Mop-Dust- General Cleaning
  • Strip, Wax, and Buff Floors
  • Gather and empty trash
  • Clean windows, glass partitions, and mirrors, using soapy water or other cleaners, sponges, and squeegees.
  • Service, clean, and supply restrooms
  • Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment
  • Clean and polish furniture and fixtures

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Reading Comprehension - Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times
  • Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions
  • Equipment Selection - Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job
  • Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others

  • Demonstrate ability to effectively utilize materials/resources in cost-effective manner
  • The employee must possess a minimum reasoning ability usually associated with this type of work
  • Multi-limb Coordination - The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion
  • Trunk Strength - The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing
  • Manual Dexterity - The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects
  • Static Strength - The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects
  • Oral Comprehension - The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
  • Extent Flexibility - The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs
  • Near Vision - The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer) TRAINING : The amount of training, either on the job or from attending some type of schooling is usually from 3 months to a year. (Most applicants have only the job exposure to this type of work.) One-year experience in commercial cleaning preferred

Knowledge Requirements: READING: The employee must have the ability to read safety requirements, instructions in the correct use and care of tools, must be able to read and understand "warning labels" that are placed on various containers. (The amount of reading and understanding that is required to correctly assemble a model car or airplane is sufficient. (English) Be able to write a series of numbers, names, locations, and fill out very basic forms and tags

Environmental Conditions:
  • Being near moving mechanical equipment
  • Possible electrical shock
  • Possible chemical burns
  • Noise levels due to tools used
  • Fumes, dusts, and foreign material in the work area because of the nature of the work NOTE: The location of most job sites are within the confines of a chemical plant environment. Prior to working at the job site, specific training will be provided as to the nature of the products in that area, the safety requirements, the necessary protective equipment needed, procedures to follow should abnormal conditions arise

Physical Requirements:
  • Positions require working in climbing, bending, sitting, walking, kneeling, crawling, standing, lifting, pushing, and pulling
  • Good hand eye balance and the ability to distinguish colors are required in order to use the tools that are necessary to perform the required work
  • Employees must have vision which has good depth perception in order to judge distance and space relationships
  • The ability to work in elevated positions is a must
  • The heavy work demands will require up to 100 pounds of force to be exerted occasionally and up to 50 pounds of force to be exerted frequently, and up to 20 pounds of force to be exerted constantly to move objects

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.