Watco Terminal and Port Services has an immediate opening for an Operator in our Stroud, OK location. We are looking to recruit a safety conscious team player who possesses a commitment to service, rigorous attention to detail and the ability to work in a team oriented environment.
Duties of a Pumper Operator:
This position will be responsible for inspecting railcars, preparing equipment, operating machinery and equipment, completing paperwork and performing these tasks in a cost effective and efficient manner.
X Operate in a manner where SAFETY and ENVIRONMENT are of the highest importance;
X Demonstrate performance toward operational excellence;
X Climb onto top and underneath railcars in order to inspect and seal railcars using a checklist
X Perform equipment and machinery inspections as required;
X Prepare equipment and/or product for transfer;
X Responsible for the operation as it relates to pipelines, compressors, auxiliary, equipment, engines, pump stations, pumps, valves and other related equipment;
X Start, stop, and operate engines/pumps within defined operating parameters;
X Ensure the cost effective and efficient performance of all engines, pumps and associated equipment at the compressor stations and pipelines;
X Complete all applicable documentation and recordkeeping;
X Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, regulatory requirements; and
X Other duties as assigned.
Preferred Abilities of Successful Operator:
X Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; concisely provide information, explanations, and instructions; and elicit information from others with varying levels of ability to understand;
X Obtain and provide accurate information in a clear, courteous and conscientious manner;
X Demonstrate respect, courtesy, and tact when interacting with others;
X Maintain composure, efficiency, and a positive customer-service oriented manner during periods of peak workload, with frequent interruptions;
X Organize work, set priorities, meet critical deadlines, and follow-up with minimal direction;
X Operate office equipment such as a photocopier, fax machine, and calculator;
X Enter and retrieve data from computer system;
X Independently recognize and define a problem, identify the resources available to help solve the problem, create and implement viable solutions, and follow through to ensure the problem is resolved to the satisfaction of all parties;
X Exercise delegated authority to take action and to recognize when it is appropriate to seek assistance from others when limits of delegated authority have been reached.
Position Requirements of Successful Operator:
X Recipient of a High School Diploma or equivalent;
X Proven experience of at least one (1) year in a customer service role;
X Maintain regular, dependable attendance and a high level of performance;
X Ability to work with a team, take direction and follow work rules, as well as, take on additional job responsibilities as needed;
X Must be able to work twelve hours shifts with the potential for a rotating schedule;
X Must possess a valid driver's license and a driving record satisfactory to the Company and its insurers.
X Successful completion of a background check and drug screen.
The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
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
Watco Companies (WCI) offers a wide-range of railcar services. Subsidiary Watco Transportation Services (WTS) runs 20-plus short-line...