FIRESTOP CONTAINMENT WORKER             
Oregon Apprenticeship Guide - Firestop Containment Worker
 
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Job Description
Workers install approved fire-stop, smoke-stop systems, 
designed to return the rating to fire/smoke-rated floor 
and ceiling constriction. They may also install sound, air 
movement, infectious disease controll systems. These 
systems are designed and tested as a component of the 
life safety industry and require following a detailed set of 
instructions to ensure adequate installation. 
 
Working Conditions
Work is conducted in commercial buildings, refineries, ships, industrial plants and private residences in all kinds of indoor and outdoor climates, usually in and around dust. Workers must wear respirators. They use a variety of power tools and provide their own hand tools. This trade has a high health hazard risk. Workers must be able to lift, bend and carry. 
 
 

Apprenticeship Committees  
 
MA#1052 
Union
 
OR SW-WA Heat and Frost Insulators & Asbestos Workers JATC
Phone: 503-255-5124
Website: http://www.insulators36.org/apprenticeship/
 
 
Oregon: Statewide 
Washington: Clark, Cowlitz,
Klickitat, Skamania & Wahkiakum County
 
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