Overview

SUMMARY: The person in this position loads and unloads railcars with bulk materials, uses moving equipment, records operating data, observes the position of railcars when moving in relation to the surroundings, checks the conditions of railcars, and troubleshoots and repairs equipment.RESPONSIBILITIES:

Load and unload chemicals and bulk solids such as stone, sand, and grain into or from railcars and trucks using moving equipment
Observe position of cars passing loading spouts and swing spouts and correct as necessary
Operate loading and unloading equipment, conveyors, hoists, and other specialized material-handling equipment
Monitor product movement to and from railcars and trucks to ensure constant product flow
Perform required equipment inspections on each shift; complete vehicle maintenance forms
Comply with all general safety and operating rules
Assist railroad crews with various rail-related tasks to facilitate loading and staging of railcars
Assist with other projects and perform other duties as assigned

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REQUIRED SKILLS AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

One to two years of work experience operating equipment such as forklifts, conveyors, pumps, and heavy machinery
Ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR CREDENTIALS:

High school diploma or GED; or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

*_*__*This position is employed by the specific entity set forth in the job posting._*

*Genesee & Wyoming Inc. and its subsidiary companies do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or any other protected status under federal, state or local laws.

Job Type: Full-time