Operator

Watco Companies - Hawesville, KY 42348
February 8, 2021
Operator
Watco Companies
255 reviews
Hawesville, KY 42348
Watco Companies
255 reviews
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Job details
Job Type
Full-time
Number of hires for this role
1
Full Job Description Are you looking for a career in a fast-paced environment in the most exciting industry in the world where the opportunities for growth and learning are endless?
If your answer is yes, then come be a part of the Watco team!
Not only do we offer industry leading benefits, competitive pay, vacation and 401k, we also have a top of the line training program, Watco University, to educate our team members and help them to grow their career to the next level.
Description:
The Operator will be responsible for transloading and transfer of aluminum products, alloys, and other bulk commodities.
The ability to work with others to be productive is essential to the success of this position, the company, and all team members. All team members in the entire organization are to treat each other in the same manner that they would expect to be treated themselves.
Essential Functions:
• Must maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance
• Follow written and verbal directions to complete assigned tasks on schedule
• Read, write, and communicate in English & understand basic math
• Learn from directions, observations, and mistakes and apply procedures using good judgment
• Working knowledge of Watco Safety and Operating principles
• Complete all applicable documentation, recordkeeping and daily inventory
• Must be able to bend, stoop, lift up to 50 pounds alone, twist, climb. Must be able to talk and hear well enough to communicate with all team members, vendors, and customers 100% of the time
• Participate in safety briefings, job briefings, and any other pass on information from team members, management or customer
• Operate in a manner where SAFETY and ENVIRONMENT are of the highest importance
• Climb onto top and underneath railcars in order to inspect and seal railcars using a checklist
• Perform structural inspections as required
• Prepare equipment for product transfer
• Start, stop, and operate engines/pumps within defined operating parameters
• Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory requirements
• Ability to work outside majority of the time and withstand extreme weather conditions
• Must maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance
• Must be able to work with a team, take direction and follow work rules, as well as, take on additional job responsibilities as needed or assigned
• Flexibility required; ability to work days, nights, weekends
Requirements:
• Must possess a valid Driver’s License
• High School Diploma or Equivalent
• Ability to pass training and required testing
Machines, Tools, Special Equipment, Personal Protective Equipment Used:
• Forklift, power tools, hydraulic equipment, power drills, and basic hand tools (i.e., wrench, screw driver, sockets, measuring tape, etc.)
• PPE: hard hat, safety glasses, splash goggles, face shield, gloves, steel toed boots, fire retardant clothing, full face respirator
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits:
• 401(k)
• Dental insurance
• Health insurance
• Paid time off
• Vision insurance
Schedule:
• Day shift
Work Location:
• One location
Company's website:
• www.watco.com
Company's Facebook page:
• www.facebook.com/WatcoRecruiting/