Distribution Technician - STXCEM

Production - Equipment Operators/Laborers New Braunfels, Texas


Description

Position Summary

 

Under the direction of the Distribution Supervisor, the Distribution Technician loads truck and rail cars, maintains housekeeping in the loading areas and storage silos.

 

 Requirements

  • Operates rail and truck scales to load cement and clinker
  • Operates rail engine and shuttle wagon to move rail cars
  • Operates the loading system for loading trucks and rail cars
  • Ability to perform general housekeeping duties of entire area
  • Clean up, remove chunks from silos, and other basic maintenance as required
  • Must work a rotating shift

 Minimum Education and Experience

  • High School or Equivalent
  • 2+ years cement or industrial experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to read and write legibly, and speak in English
  • Good working knowledge of computers, good command of grammar/spelling/math
  • Good understanding of plant, Company, and MSHA Safety Rules
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to work in a busy office and/or plant environment
  • Must understand and comply with lock-out procedure and safety requirements
  • Perform other duties and special projects as required

 Physical Requirements

  • Climb up to 60 feet above ground on ladders and catwalks to perform work
  • Stooping, bending, kneeling, squatting, reaching, pushing, & pulling frequently throughout the work day
  • Walk/stand on uneven ground, walkways and catwalks throughout the work day
  • Climb ladders, steps and inclined walks minimum of 2 hours per day
  • Carry 50 lbs. minimum of 50 feet, 5 times per day
  • Communicate in person or by radio minimum of 2 hours per day
  • Able to reason through difficult operations problems, resolve said problems and/or relate same to others
  • Ability to work other than day shift and twelve hours or more on a shift
  • Ability to mount and dismount mobile equipment readily
  • Ability to climb ladders to top of silo Airslide

Working Conditions

  • Must work outside in all weather conditions: heat, cold, dust, and wet a minimum of 8 hour per day
  • Work in high noise level areas while wearing proper PPE
  • Work at various heights

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled