Watco Companies L.L.C. Crane/ Forklift Operator - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas

Location: Houston, Texas (US-TX) 77017

*Description *

  • Must maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance
  • Forlift operator/material handler
  • Follow written and verbal directions to complete assigned tasks on schedule.
  • Read, write, and communicate in English & understand basic math.
  • Learn from directions, observations, and mistakes and apply procedures using good judgment.
  • Working knowledge of Watco Safety and Operating principles
  • Transload of transfer oil or dry bulk products - Frac Sand, salt, grain and other products, to.rom railcars and trucks utilizing safe operating procedures.
  • Complete all applicable documentation, recordkeeping and daily inventory.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, lift up to 50 pounds alone, twist, climb. Must be able to talk and hear well enough to communicate with all team members, vendors, and customers 100% of the time
  • Participate in safety briefings, job briefings, and any other pass on information from team members, management or customer.
  • Operate in a manner where SAFETY and ENVIRONMENT are of the highest importance.
  • 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.
  • Start, stop, and operate engines/pumps within defined operating parameters.
  • Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, and regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to work outside majority of the time and withstand extreme weather conditions.
  • Must maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance
  • Must be able to work with a team, take direction and follow work rules, as well as, take on additional job responsibilities as needed or assigned.
  • Flexibility required; ability to work days, nights, weekends.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Friction lattice boom crane certified preferred

Machines, Tools, Special Equipment, Personal Protective Equipment Used

Operate a forklift, a loader for snow removal, impact guns, air tools, man lift to work in load out, be able to operate a vehicle, raise and lower loading arms, wire cutters to cut zip ties, power tools, wrenches.

PPE; FR clothing, vest, hard hat, gloves, steel toed boots, safety glasses, radio

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Frequency Scale

Strength

Work Pattern

N = Never

Sedentary

Full-time

*S *= Seldom (1-10 %, up to 48 min)

Light

Part-time

O = Occasional (11-33%, 48 min. – 2 hr 25 min)

Medium

Seasonal

F = Frequent (34-66%, 2 hr 26 min – 5 hr 35 min)

Heavy

8-12

Hours Per Day

C = Constant (67-100%, more than 5 hr 35 min)

Very Heavy

4-5

Days Per Week

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

FREQUENCY

ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION

% Time

N

S

O

F

C

Sitting

X

Standing

X

Walking

X

Lifting

floor – waist

N

S

O

F

C

lbs.

30lbs

X

Lifting

waist–shoulder

N

S

O

F

C

lbs.

10-15lbs

X

Lifting

above shoulder

N

S

O

F

C

lbs.

0-5lbs

X

Carry

(Dist.)

N

S

O

F

C

lbs.

20lbs

Distance 25 feet

X

Pushing/

Pulling

N

S

O

F

C

Minimal

10-15lbs

X

lbs force

N

S

O

F

C

Climbing

X

Balancing

X

Stooping / Bending

X

Twisting*

X

Squatting / Kneeling

X

Crawling

X

Foot Controls

X

N

S

O

F

C

*Reaching *Forward

(Level) Below Waist

Above Shoulder

X

X

X

Handle/Grasp

X

Fine Finger Manipulation

X

Hand Controls

X

Repetitive Motion

X

Body part:

Hands.rms

Cycles/hr.

Vibratory Tasks

X

N

S

O

F

C

Talking

X

Hearing

X

Visual:

Need standard vision to perform job duties

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

FREQUENCY

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS

FREQUENCY

N

S

O

F

C

N

S

O

F

C

Exposure to Weather

X

Noise Intensity

X

Extreme Cold

X

Atmospheric Conditions

X

Extreme Hot

X

Exposed Heights

X

Wet and / or Humidity

X

Exposure to Electricity

X

Proximity to Moving Mechanical Parts

X

Exposure to Toxic / Caustic Chemicals

X