Terminal Operator - Spokane, WA

in Spokane, WA

Terminal Operator - Spokane, WA Job

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    Spokane, WA 99212, US

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    Laborers and Production Workers

  • Promote and follow all plant safety guidelines.
  • Assures proper cement types are loaded into bulk trucks.
  • Operates pneumatic and mechanical equipment for truck loading from computer console using programmed screens, keyboard, and mouse.
  • Assures proper cement types are unloaded from railcars into designated silos without contamination of cement types, using pneumatic and hydraulic railcar unloading equipment.
  • Operates power sweeper, forklift truck, and front-end loader.
  • Uses credit approval lists, cement inventory reports, and approved shipping instructions to determine if a customer’s request for cement can be loaded.
  • Maintains shipping logs, prepares bills of lading, and calculates split-load tonnages based on a trucker’s instructions.
  • Handles inquiries and orders for customers and sales personnel.
  • Performs general cleanup duties around the loading area.
  • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • High school graduation or equivalent is required 
  • Ability to read, write and understand warning labels, instructions, signs, etc.
  • Willingness to learn, training will be provided 
  • Minimum of 2 years of mechanical maintenance experience preferred in a similar or related industrial facility.
  • Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills and understanding of warning labels, instructions, and signs. 
  • Demonstrated customer service skills on a regular basis. 
  • Ability to operate the loading systems used in loading trucks and railcars.
  • Ability to operate sweeper and general hand tools. 
  • Must be able to calculate loads going into trucks by using general math calculations. 
  • Must be proficient at database input and have the ability to use a computer.
  • Must be technically oriented in troubleshooting and repairing basic mechanical, pneumatic, and minor electrical malfunctions. 
  • Knowledge of terminal operation policies and procedures.
  • Skill in using terminal equipment and computerized systems. 
  • Ability to lift heavy materials weighing up to 80 pounds.
  • Ability to operate all terminal equipment including railcar vibrators, silos, and related equipment, switch engines, and rail cars.
  • Working knowledge of welding, cutting torch basics, and mechanics. 
  • Ability to operate mobile equipment such as a forklift, trucks, man lifts, and bobcat-related equipment.
  • Ability to install various types of equipment and machinery in the terminal.
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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