Unloader / Railcar Switcher - Linden, NJ

Location: 

Linden, NJ, US, 07036

Category:  Transload Operations

Working at Watco

Watco has a reputation for putting people first. In fact, our company was named a 2022 Newsweek Top 100 Most Loved Workplace®.

Working at Watco means working in the exciting field of transportation and supply chain logistics. We’re involved in domestic and international operations that are expanding all the time. Working at Watco also means a supportive, collaborative environment where you can learn and build a career.  You’ll find that safety is at the heart of everything we do. We look out for our team members’ safety and the safety of the people in the communities where we work.  In addition to these strengths, we offer competitive pay and industry-leading benefits.

Come to Watco and join a team where you’ll leave each day knowing you’ve made a difference.

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Working at Watco

Watco has a reputation for putting people first. In fact, our company was named to Forbes’ 2021 list of America’s Best Mid-Size Employers.

Working at Watco means working in the exciting field of transportation and supply chain logistics. We’re involved in domestic and international operations that are expanding all the time. Working at Watco also means a supportive, collaborative environment where you can learn and build a career.  You’ll find that safety is at the heart of everything we do. We look out for our team members’ safety and the safety of the people in the communities where we work.  In addition to these strengths, we offer competitive pay and industry-leading benefits.

Come to Watco and join a team where you'll leave each day knowing you've made a difference.

Hourly pay rate: $19.00 - $20.00

 

Description 

 

The primary purpose of this position is to unload liquid products from railcars as well as assist in the movement and switching of the railcars on property.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Must communicate to all crew members any instructions required while daily tasks are completed and ensure to work in a safe manner along with all other Team Members.
  • Must be flexible and able to work any shift.
  • This is a full-time outside job in all weather conditions.
  • Operate in a manner where SAFETY and ENVIRONMENT are of the highest importance.
  • Operate within Watco’s Customer First Foundation Principals with the customer, safety and the team’s goals always a priority.
  • Ability to understand Watco Transload and Intermodal safety rules and regulations.
  • Learn from directions, observations, and mistakes and apply procedures using good judgement.
  • 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.
  • Will be responsible for the operation as it relates to, compressors, auxiliary, equipment, engines, pump stations, pumps, valves and other related equipment.
  • Start, stop, and operate engines/pumps within defined operating parameters.
  • Ensure the cost effective and efficient performance of all engines, pumps and associated equipment at the compressor stations.
  • Complete all applicable documentation, inspections and recordkeeping.
  • Ability to pass Safety Course administered by customer.
  • Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory requirements.
  • Snow/weed removal as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Machines, Tools, Special Equipment, Personal Protective Equipment Used 

 

  • Power tools, hydraulic equipment, power drills, and basic hand tools (i.e., wrench, screwdriver, sockets, measuring tape, etc.)
  • PPE: hard hat, safety glasses, splash goggles, face shield, gloves, steel toed boots, fire retardant clothing, full face respirator.

 

Requirements

 

  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to pass training and required testing
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