UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Classified Job Specification (11/87)
JOB TITLE: Asbestos Abatement Technician
CLASS CODE: 000958
Following established regulations, responsible for the abatement of asbestos and similar materials.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Abate medium and small-scale projects involving asbestos and similar materials.
Build and construct containment's around existing piping and structures.
Perform glove bag abatements and required clean-ups of damaged materials.
Collect bulk samples for confirmation of asbestos in suspected material.
Ensure all equipment used for asbestos abatement is in good working order.
Maintain current inventory and submit materials requests for supplies needed for abatement.
Maintain current working knowledge of all regulations regarding the abatement of asbestos and similar materials.
KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, AND SKILLS
Specialized training beyond high school with a working knowledge of asbestos abatement. Certification with the Commonwealth of Kentucky by completion of an EPA approved AHERA course to qualify for asbestos abatement. Employment physical and valid driver's license required.
Two years of related experience.
The intent of this document is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented.