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Crane/Dock Operator

Alexandria, LA, USA Req #486
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

At Savage, we pride ourselves on providing our Team Members with a focus on safety not typically seen in other companies. You will enjoy working in a 5S environment that is safe to work in and free of clutter while receiving top-notch safety training and procedures to ensure that everyone makes it home every night to their loved ones. Hire Right, Train Right, Treat Right…it’s the Savage way.


Major Purpose:
Responsible for unloading barges using E-Crane and 


These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage:

  • A culture that appreciates our Team Members
  • Uniforms and laundry service
  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)
  • Paid holidays
  • Built in overtime 
  • Profit Sharing
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k)
  • A culture of safety
  • A commitment to helping our Team Members do things that they never dreamed possible

Responsibilities / Job Duties:   

  • Perform proper unloading techniques by following all associated procedures while paying close attention to hazards
  • Operate crane to load Coal, Petcoke and Limestone from barges to grizzly hopper by following all associated procedures
  • Maintain good and open communication with Team, Supervision, Managers and Maintenance Personnel via radio and other proper means
  • Help maintenance personnel with equipment maintenance when additional manpower is needed
  • Properly inspect equipment prior to and post operating and report any additional maintenance needs and conduct frequent audits on the crane and other heavy equipment
  • Maintain clean work space by removing trash and debris from all areas of responsibility including structures, offices, restrooms, break rooms, vehicles, crane cab, etc
  • Complete all necessary documentation as required including JHA's, permits, log entries, audit sheet, daily check sheets, etc.
  • Learn other positions as time permits

Physical Requirements:                               

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs frequently
  • Physically able to handle large tools
  • Must be able to climb on and off the equipment, ascend and descend a ladder
  • Should not have a fear of heights
  • Must be able to stand, kneel or crawl
  • We operate 24/7, therefore our employees work a rotating schedule
  • Ability to work outside in any condition and on extreme heights
















 
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.

Having trouble with our application?  Please call 800-233-0883 for assistance.

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For more information or questions about opportunities at Savage, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (800) 233-0883 or talentacquisition@savageservices.com.

Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Alexandria, LA, USA