Terminal Operator

Requisition ID:  4370
Location: 

Florence, CO, US, 81226

Pay Type:  Hourly
$27.36-$30.40/ Hourly

ARE YOU READY TO BUILD PROGRESS WITH US?  
Driven by our purpose: Building progress for people and the planet. We are transforming to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of its strategy Holcim is becoming a net zero company, with its people and communities at the heart of its success. The company is driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. Holcim is 70,000 people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.

Description: 

PURPOSE

The Terminal Operator safely operates all equipment at the location used to load and unload rail cars, barges and/or trucks, ensuring order accuracy and expeditious processing of requests.  This person also maintains the equipment and grounds of the site.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.

  • Practice and promote safety in such way as including but not limited to; assessing risks before starting tasks, only performing authorized activities, utilizing appropriate PPE.

  • Troubleshoot and repair broken down equipment

  • Operate front-end-loader to move material

  • Maintain grounds, offices, warehouse, yard, etc.

  • Carry out tasks related to loading/unloading material, both bulk and bagged, for rail, waterway, and road methods of transportation, as appropriate for the specific location.

  • Load bulk unit trucks correctly, providing legal weights and proper product for customer delivery or pick-up.

  • Understand and operate truck loading equipment.

  • Operate and conduct general maintenance on mobile equipment and assist with general mechanical maintenance.

  • Sample product from trucks and barges following company policies.

  • Maintain accurate maintenance records on all terminal equipment.

  • Perform clerical functions following the established guidelines for the recording of receipts, shipments and inventory records.

  • Other duties as assigned.

RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER JOBS

Terminal Operators need the ability to communicate with Terminal Managers, customers, sales personnel, trucking firms and suppliers.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Required Education: High School diploma required, prefer Associates Degree or cement industry experience.

Required Experience: 1-3 years in a related field (ie farming, terminal, cement, construction, maintenance, heavy industrial)

Computer Experience: Basic working knowledge of computers, MS Office, and SAP preferred

Other:

  • Must be able to complete paperwork

  • Candidates with a mechanical background and welding experience are desirable

  • Problem solving skills to make on-the-fly repairs and troubleshoot breakdowns

  • Autonomous, meticulous, good judgment

  • Courteous with customers

  • Knows and applies safe working practices

  • Attestation on any kind of training an asset

  • Knowledge of cement, the construction industry and integrated computer systems an asset

  • Good communication skills

  • Safety, quality, and customer Service are the primary factors at the terminal.

 

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear. The employee will frequently be required to walk on rocky, irregular surfaces that may be muddy and in reduced lighting conditions. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must frequently shovel for 3 minutes with an 8 lb. shovel, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles, confined space, outside weather conditions, low lighting, artificial lighting, and explosives. The employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, proximity to electrical equipment, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally

 

YOUR HOLCIM EXPERIENCE
At Holcim, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you’re in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you’ll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You’ll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it’s only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

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Driven by our purpose to build sustainable solutions for people and our planet, Holcim US encourages interested candidates who meet many, even if not all of the job requirements to apply for a position. We provide a safe working environment for all and strive for diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work.

We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, citizenship, physical or mental disability, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. Holcim (US) Inc., Holcim - ACM Management, Inc., and their affiliates and subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs