Laborer / Cement Terminal


CalPortland
5900 West Marginal Way S.W.
Seattle, WA 98106
United States

Category
Industry
Manufacturing
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
No
Degree Required
No
Security Clearance Required
No
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
Some Travel

Job Description

CalPortland – “EXPECT MORE… WE DELIVER!”
This is us…
- Best-in-Class, industry leader with a rich 126-year history
- Largest building materials contributor to some of the West’s biggest construction projects including:
• Safeco Field
• CenturyLink Field
• Tacoma Narrows Bridge
• SR 520 Evergreen Point Floating Bridge
- Recipient of numerous awards for environmental sustainability and energy conservation
- “Family” based company culture with a focus on safety
- Competitive compensation and excellent benefits

We are looking for a Cement Terminal Ship Unloader to operate and maintain cement equipment and perform tasks for the efficient operation of the cement terminal. This is an entry level position and a great opportunity to learn a trade.

Duties:
• Operate remotely controlled boom for ship unloading of bulk cement
• Operate front end loader
• Perform daily preventative maintenance on docksider ship unloading equipment, front end loader and product piping
• Ability to travel 10 to 12 times per year to the Portland Oregon facility for vessel unloading which requires a six day stay
• Troubleshoot problems and perform mechanical repairs to ship unloading equipment
• Operate a winch and bucket machinery for Barge loading and unloading at the Seattle Facility
• Operate mobile equipment, forklift, manlift, boom truck, and crane
• Monitor product movement to and from storage tanks, coordinating activities with other workers to ensure constant product flow
• Record operating data such as products and quantities pumped, gauge readings, and operating times, manually or using computers

Typical shift schedule is Monday - Friday, 6:30am - 3:00pm or Tuesday - Saturday, 10:30am - 7:30pm, although shift hours and work days vary based on production and staffing requirements. Some weekend work may be required.

Requirements/Qualifications:
• Able to work in confined spaces
• Able to lift 50 + pounds occasionally
• Able to exert 20 to 50 lbs of force occasionally and 10 to 25 lbs of force frequently, climb stairs/ ladders up to 40'
• Basic welding and cutting skills a plus
• Able to use various electric and air powered hand, welding and cutting tools
• Computer experience with Microsoft Office
• Able to travel with short notice to Portland Oregon 10 to 12 times per year
• Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather.

We offer competitive salary and benefits (medical, dental, vision, Life & AD&D coverage, 401(k) pension, paid vacation and holidays, professional growth and we promote from within 
 
Employer
CalPortland
Kim Brook
5975 E. Marginal Way South
Seattle WA 98134
United States