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Material Handling Operator Equipment

Geismar, LA 70734, USA Req #10151
Friday, May 19, 2023
Safety Regulation: SAV SS

We are hiring!  At Savage, we pride ourselves on providing our Team Members with a focus on safety not typically seen in other companies.  You will enjoy working in a 5S environment that is safe to work in and free of clutter while receiving top-notch safety training and procedures to ensure that everyone makes it home every night to their loved ones. Hire Right, Train Right, Treat Right…it’s the Savage way.  

These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage 

  • We provide Uniforms & PPE (laundering included) including steel toe boot allowance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Excellent Benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with match
  • Day shift: 8 hour shift M-F (will transition to a 12 hour shift working 4 on 4 off)

What you will be doing

  • Operating a Railcar mover -we provide training and certification!
  • Using a Railcar mover to sort cars on the tracks to prepare for unloading activities
  • Visually inspecting rail cars and performing air brake inspections
  • Connecting steam lines to rail cars and monitoring temperature
  • Unloading feedstock from rail cars using pumps and control systems
  • Cross training and being willing to assist in the different functions performed at the facility
  • Participating in and promoting Savage safety program

Requirements of a successful Renewable Diesel Operator    

  • Ability to perform basic maintenance
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to attend and pass all training associated with job related coursework.  This includes but is not limited to:  OSHA, HazMat and FRA related courses.
  • Willingness to wear required PPE
  • Ability to work Holidays as required
  • Clear drug / alcohol test / criminal background check 
  • Rail Industry and/or rail unloading/loading experience is a plus
  • Work experience in an industrial environment
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Savage is a Military Friendly Employer - Previous military experience and proven ability to follow procedures is a plus
  • A high school diploma, or equivalent

·       Here are some of the physical requirements of this role

  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Comfortable with heights up to 30 feet
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Work on and around railcars to connect hoses, steam lines and other equipment
Additional Information:
The complete job description is available upon request
Savage has been designated as a 2022 Military Friendly Employer.
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.
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For more information or questions about opportunities at Savage, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team.

Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Geismar, LA 70734, USA