Posting Code:
JPBGLBII
Job Title:
Warehouse Bag Labor Ii
Division:
Jacintoport
Location:
Houston, TX
Department:
Bagged- Support-Warehouse
City:
Houston
State:
Texas
Zip Code:
77015



POSITION SUMMARY:                   

This position is responsible for performing a variety of physical & labor tasks within the Bagged Support Warehouse, primarily responsible for the manual load and unload of railcars, trucks and stuffing containers with heavy cargo. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED AND EXERCISED:

Receives direct supervision from the Warehouse Superintendent of Operations and foreman exercise supervision over any other position.


POSITION HOURLY RATE:
 $14.00/hr


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 PRIMARY

  • Perform all functions in accordance with operation and safety guidelines
  • Manually load and unload rail cars, truck and stuffing containers with a variety or cargo weighing up to 110 lbs
  • Perform physical labor function of manually loading warehouse feeding belts with 110lbs bags being sent to vessel
  • Operate the 10K forklift-to load and unload empty and full pallets
  • Grasp and guide empty bags into cargo spout making sure the machine retains the bag while it is being filled with the product.
  • Observe sewed bags and cut excess thread found on the top corner of filled bag
  • Perform general warehouse cleanup and maintenance tasks as assigned
  • Maintain a clean work area, free of debris or safety hazards and awareness of surroundings (i.e. vehicles, people, equipment, etc.) at all times

 

SECONDARY

  • Operate tugs within the warehouse in order to relocate cargo
  • Occasionally work assist in a wide variety of Longshore worker assignments within the stevedoring department
  • Operate sweeper machine within the warehouse, in order to maintain a safe and hazardous free environment
  • Perform repairs and cleanup of pallets
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned

 

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

REQUIRE

  • Must have one (1) year of 10K forklift experience
  • Must have the ability to manually load and unload railcars, truck and stuffing containers
  • Must be able to withstand and perform in a fast and physically demanding work area which involves heavy manual work
  • Must have the ability to function effectively in a fast paced, team oriented work environment
  • Must have the ability to work independently with limited supervision and strong initiative
  • Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with fellow employees
  • Must have the ability to think logically, follow procedures, instructions and make sound decisions
  • Must be able to work (flexible hours) long hours including nights, overtime, weekends and holidays

  

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Subject to physical and/or Screening is required along with other tests as applicable
  • The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, climb, forward bend, forward reach and twist
  • The employee is frequently required to grasp and exercise repetitive wrist motion
  • The employee is frequently required to exercise eye-hand coordination and eye-hand-foot coordination
  • The employee must frequently lift , carry push and pull up to 110 pounds
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit, squat, overhead reach, pinch and exercise finger dexterity
  • The employee is occasionally required to talk and hear
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Warehouse environment, exposure to all possible environmental factors such as extreme heat, wind, rain and high humidity during day and night shifts
  • The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts
  • The employee is continuously exposed to dust, fumes, and airborne particles
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high

 

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Report safety hazards
  • Immediately report incidents involving injury, illness, or property damage
  • Wear appropriate PPE as instructed by immediate supervisor
  • Comply with all company safety policies, procedures, and rules
  • Refuse any unsafe task or operation
  • Participate in safety meetings and training
  • Be constantly aware of their personal safety and that of their coworkers

 

DISCLAIMER:

  • The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.
  • The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

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