Report on WEATHERIZATION TECHNICIAN I
WEATHERIZATION TECHNICIAN I
Physical Demands/Work Environment
Occasionally (Less than 25% of the time)
Strength -Lifts, carries, push, pulls or otherwise moves objects from 50 to 75 pounds.
Strength-Lifts, carries, push, pulls or otherwise moves objects from 75 to 100 pounds.
Strength-Sits with brief periods of walking and/or standing.
Hazards-Works in roadways, constructions or accident zones.
Schedule-Works shift work, weekends, holidays and subject to on call duty.
Frequently (25% to 50% of the time)
Strength-Lifts, carries, push, pulls or otherwise moves objects from 25 to 50 pounds.
Regularly (50% to 100 % of the time)
Strength-Lifts, carries, push, pulls or otherwise moves objects up to 25 pounds.
Strength-Walks and/or stands with brief periods of sitting.
Climbing-Ascends or descends using feet and legs and/or hands and arms.
Balancing-Maintains div equilibrium to prevent falling on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces; or maintains div equilibrium when performing feats of agility.
Stooping-Bends div downward and forward. Requires use of lower extremities and back muscles.
Kneeling-Bends legs at knees to come to rest on knee or knees.
Crouching-Bends div downward and forward by bending legs and spine.
Crawling-Moves about on hands and knees or hands and feet.
Reaching-Extends hand(s) and arms(s) in any directions.
Handling-Seizes, holds, grasps, turns or otherwise works with hand(s).
Fingering-Picks, pinches, types or otherwise works primarily with fingers rather than the whole hand or arm as in handling.
Feeling-Perceives attributes of objects, such as size, shape, temperature, or texture, by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
Exposure to Weather-Exposure to hot, cold, wet, humid or windy conditions caused by the weather or non weather-related conditions.
Noise-Exposure to constant or intermittent sounds or a pitch or level sufficient to cause marked distraction or possible hearing loss.
Vibration-Exposure to a shaking object or surface. This factor is rated important when vibrations cause a strain on the div or extremities.
Confined/Restricted Working Environment-Work is performed in narrow or restrictive space(s).
Platform for Movement-Work requires walking on uneven surfaces, climbing or working on ladders, scaffolds or heavy equipment.
Equipment Utilized-Office equipment such as computer, phone, fax, copiers, scanners, adding machine, etc.
Equipment Utilized-Basic hand tools such as hammers, shovel, screwdriver, etc.
Equipment Utilized-Power tools and small motorized equipment such as radial saw, drill, lawn mower, floor polisher, etc..
Hazards-Proximity to moving, mechanical part or exposure to electrical shock.
Hazards-Works in high, exposed places.
Hazards-Exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals.
Hazards-Exposure to dust, fumes, gases or airborne particles.
Vehicles-Drives automobile and/or truck.
Equipment Utilized-Heavy equipment such as backhoe, grader, dump truck, etc.
Required to travel away from home during the week and perform work in other counties.