$16-$30/hr. Steel toed boots ` Report to Terry Coatney. Furnace Technician Responsibilities: Conduct visual inspections of furnace conditions. Install fiber insulation. Demo and repair refractory as needed (including breaking out old refractory and mixing new refractory). Cut and weld metal to make needed repairs. Repair chains, replace rollers, valves, cylinders, etc. Requirements and Considerations: Physical demands involve stooping, lifting, pushing, kneeling, crouching, and reaching. Able to work in extreme heat. Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds. Work with hazardous material. High level of dependability regarding attendance and punctuality. Must be able to operate a forklift. Basic mechanical skills. Combustion controls, and electrical experience a plus.