Pumper Operator - Stanley, ND
Watco Transload & Intermodal Services - Stanley, ND

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• Primary purpose is to comply with training provided to enable employee to perform in accordance with WTIS work instructions and government regulations (EPA, and OSHA).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Operate in a manner where SAFETY and ENVIRONMENT are of the highest importance.

• Demonstrate performance toward operational excellence.

• Climb on top of and beneath railcars in order to inspect and seal railcars using a checklist.

• Perform structural inspections as required.

• Prepare equipment for product transfer.

• Will be responsible for the operation as it relates to pipelines, compressors, auxiliary, equipment, engines, pump stations, pumps, valves and other related equipment.

• Start, stop, and operate engines/pumps within defined operating parameters.

• Ensure the cost effective and efficient performance of all engines, pumps and associated equipment at the compressor stations and pipelines.

• Complete all applicable documentation and recordkeeping.

• Perform all work in compliance with Company standards, procedures, regulatory requirements.

• Other duties as assigned.


Position Requirements:
• High School diploma or equivalent

• 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 available for shift work when applicable, overtime when required and must be available to respond during working and non-working hours as required.

• Must be able to work with a team, take direction and follow work rules, as well as, take on additional job responsibilities as needed.

• Demonstrate knowledge of company safety programs.

• Must possess a valid driver’s license and a driving record satisfactory to the Company and its insurers.

• Preferred experience, skills and knowledge, above the minimum requirements, not required but advantageous in this position.

• Successful completion of a criminal background check and drug screen.

Physical Demands:
• The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

• Must be able to see well enough to read gauges, precision measuring instruments, schematics, maintenance manuals as needed.

• Must be able to talk and hear well enough to communicate with co-workers, supervisors and others within the company 100% of the time.

• Must be able to reach with arms and hands to perform inspection, maintenance and repair duties when needed.

• Must be able to bend, stoop, twist, kneel, squat 100%.

• Must be able to climb and balance well enough to mount equipment by climbing up and down steps as needed.

• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds without assistance

Work Environment:
• While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly exposed to a high noise level; moving mechanical parts, moving machinery, outside weather conditions and elements; fumes from gasoline, oil and grease. The employee may occasionally be exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals.