Lead - Tank Cleaning Equipment Operator

Marmon Holdings, Inc. | Baytown, TX

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Posted Date 12/27/2023
Description Union Tank Car Company

Come join a team where People make the difference! As a part of Marmon Holdings, Inc., a highly decentralized organization, we rely heavily on people with the aptitude, attitude, and entrepreneurial spirit to drive our success, and we're committed to attracting and retaining top talent.

As an Industrial Cleaning Lead Hand, you will assume a leadership role in our operations, overseeing the safe and effective operation of our cleaning systems. Your responsibilities will include adhering to our cleaning procedures, operating and maintaining a range of industrial cleaning equipment, such as pumps, diesel engines, thermal fluid heaters, knuckle boom cranes (under 8 tons), and heavy machinery. Mentorship of new employees is vital to this position along with ensuring all safety precautions are followed.

Union Tank Car Company (UTLX) Provides leasing, manufacturing, and repair services to our customers and owns/manages one of the largest fleets of railroad tank cars in North America. Our manufacturing plants are state-of-the-art, and our fleet is maintained by a large, sophisticated repair network consisting of geographically-placed repair shops and mobile repair crews. With over 126 years in this industry, UTLX has a long history that provides a solid name and foundation on which to build customer relationships. UTLX is financially stable and a Berkshire Hathaway company. Our field site locations currently number about 80 throughout North America. We are searching for people with a positive outlook and strong work ethic, to be part of the UTLX success story.

Position Overview:

As a Lead, you will assume a leadership role in our operations, overseeing the safe and effective operation of our cleaning systems. Your responsibilities will include adhering to our cleaning procedures, operating and maintaining a range of industrial cleaning equipment, such as pumps, diesel engines, thermal fluid heaters, knuckle boom cranes (under 8 tons), and heavy machinery. Mentorship of new employees is vital to this position along with ensuring all safety precautions are followed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Traveling 75% (Project Based) required
  • Effectively communicate with team members, supervisors, and clients to ensure operational efficiency.
  • Collaborate with the team to address and resolve operational challenges and technical issues.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date clean and as free certifications, ensuring full compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Uphold and promote a culture of safety, ensuring that safety protocols and guidelines are rigorously adhered to by all team members.
  • Oversee routine inspections and maintenance of equipment, coordinating with maintenance personnel as needed.
  • Operate and maintain various industrial cleaning equipment, including pumps, diesel engines, andthermal fluid heaters.
  • Safely operate knuckle boom cranes (under 8 tons) and heavy machinery.
  • Ensure secure load handling for the safe transportation of equipment.
  • Adhere to stringent safety protocols and guidelines.
  • Operate equipment efficiently to meet project requirements.
Key Qualifications:

  • Hold a valid CDL Class A driver's license.
  • Extensive knowledge of pumps, diesel engines, thermal fluid heaters, knuckle boom cranes, and heavy equipment.
  • Proficiency in secure load handling for transportation.
  • Compliance with Electronic Logbooks.
  • A strong commitment to safety and adherence to safety regulations.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Physical fitness and the ability to handle heavy equipment.
  • Willingness to work in various environments and weather conditions.
  • Previous experience in industrial cleaning equipment operation is advantageous.
Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to stoop for extended periods and routinely move from kneeling to standing positions
  • Must be able to wear a respirator (clean shave)
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds from the ground surface
  • Must be able to climb ladders and perform work at elevated heights
  • Must be able to work in confined spaces (confined entry)
  • Must be able to pass company physical exam and drug screening
Why Join Our Team?

We take pride in offering our employees rich benefits packages. We appreciate hard-working and passionate individuals which is why we offer:

  • Benefits Effective on Day 1
  • Tuition Reimbursement, Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Company-paid employee and dependent life insurance
  • Company-paid sickness and accident income
  • 401k matching
  • Annual safety shoe reimbursement and prescription safety wear
  • Holiday pay -10 Total
  • Vacation
  • Marmon employee discount program
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Following receipt of a conditional offer of employment, candidates will be required to complete additional job-related screening processes as permitted or required by applicable law.

Salary10.00 Hour
Trade
Equipment Operator
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