Sabre Industries, Inc. Equipment Operator - A in Sioux City, Iowa

Equipment Operator - ASioux City, IA

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures quality of all shipping items by verifying and identifying information and quality/condition of items as well as taking steps necessary to protect items from damage while being loaded on trucks and in shipping containers.

  • Loads and unloads material in a safe and organized manner at all times.

  • Pulls and prepares materials for shipments as needed.

  • Uses small hand tools such as pneumatic staple/nail gun, banding equipment, stencil machine, digital camera and radial arm saw as needed.

  • Uses overhead crane as needed.

  • Maintains a complete knowledge of all yard bin locations.

  • Reviews and understands Shipping Schedules, Pick Queues and Bill of Materials.

  • Contributes to a team effort by communicating and working well with others within and outside the department.

  • Maintains a high level of productivity.

  • Contributes to a safe working environment by being responsible for quality, safety, organization, and cleanliness in your area of operation.

  • Cross trains to assist in any shipping duties as needed.

  • Performs other job duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • 3 to 5 years of recent experience operating a 10,000+ pound capacity forklift or heavy equipment. Proficient using all large material handling equipment to transport, bundle and stage material for shipment.

  • Candidates must contribute to safety and quality control standards.

  • Must be able to effectively use small hand tools such as pneumatic staple/nail gun, banding equipment, stencil machine, digital camera, and radial arm saw.

  • Demonstrate accuracy of work, good organization skills as well as the ability to work as a team player.

  • Effectively communicate in English with warehouse personnel, management, and supervisors via two-way radio, email and in person.

  • Ability to read and interpret Shipping Authorizations and Daily Ship Schedules.

  • Must be willing and able to work in all types of weather conditions including heat, cold, rain, snow, etc.

  • Must maintain a Level B Equipment Operator Certification. Distant Vision: must be 20/40 or greater corrected or uncorrected in each eye. Near Vision: must be J2 or better corrected or uncorrected, 12 inches from face in each eye. Color Vision: must be able to distinguish red & yellow correctly in each eye. Depth Perception: must be at less than 50 seconds of arc or greater than 60% Shepard Fry in each eye

  • Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds. Must be able to climb in/out of forklift, sit, bend, stoop, kneel, reach and grasp.

  • Valid driver's license preferred.

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent;

Shift:

  • Day Shift: Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 4:45pm, OT and Weekends as needed