Depends on the unit you work in. I was at a rail terminal, so one day we could be working the full 12 hours in rain or heat or ice, or we could do absolutely nothing except monitor the screens all night, if there were no rail cars to offload.
Answered - Petrochemical Terminal Operator (Former Employee) - Mont Belvieu, TX
Fast paced at times then when we waited at locks it could take days to get through,then we were painting and chipping,cleaning the inside
Answered - Captain towboat (Former Employee) - Houma, LA
Fast paced. You can wear many hats.
Answered - Communications Specialist/ Project Manager (Former Employee) - Houston, TX
Only fast pace if somebodys bonus is in the balance, then its ballls to the wall & safety is nowhere to be seen.