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Terminal Operator - Sulphur

Galveston, TX, USA Req #286
Friday, January 10, 2020
With more than 70 years’ experience in hundreds of locations across North America and internationally, Savage is a trusted partner for safely moving and managing mission-critical materials with worry-free consistency while creating value for our Customers. Savage specializes in rail, truck and marine transportation, logistics, materials handling and other industrial and environmental services. We Hire Right, Train Right and Treat Right, and strive to provide our Team Members with opportunities to do things they never dreamed possible.


  • This position is full time rotating shift work.  Those interested must be willing to work overtime as workload dictates, nights, weekends and holidays as needed.
  • Operate process equipment
  • Conduct boiler inspections
  • Tank field surveillance
  • Understand/perform loading procedures for various transportation methods - Tanker, Ship, Barge, Truck, etc. 
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment and storage tanks
  • Equipment operation (skidsteer, forklift, etc.)
  • Perform inventory management
  • Complete logs/documentation as it relates to monitoring/operating process equipment



  • Operator of heavy machinery a plus and desirable (Bobcat, forklift, front end loader, etc.)
  • Steam / boiler experience also a plus
  • Possession of a TWIC card ID required OR ability to obtain one
  • Becomes an active participant in safety program
  • Willing to do any and all tasks that require attention
  • Work well in a team environment



  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3-5 years' Material handling
  • 3-5 years' Equipment operation
  • 3-5 years' Industrial setting (refinery, plant, etc.)
  • Read, write and comprehend English
  • Possess basic math skills
  • Must have strong mechanical skills, experience working with your hands
  • Prior experience handling hazardous materials a plus


Physical Requirements:

  • Able to wear the appropriate personal protective equipment at all times including use of supplied air respirators
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check
  • Able to work outdoors year round in all conditions
  • Possess excellent mechanical skills
  • Able to walk several miles per day
  • Able to lift 50 lbs without assistance
  • Able to climb/stoop/crawl
  • Able to work on elevated surfaces
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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Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Galveston, TX, USA