Rail Loader

Location: Flat Rock, MI
Date Posted: 05-15-2018
Hourly Rate:  $12.00/hr 
Shift Times:   Varies
Description: To load vehicles onto rail cars, per customer instructions, to meet the expectations of the customer, and avoid damage to customer vehicles and maximize efficiency and quality.
  • Drive customer vehicles onto rail cars from staging lines in a safe and efficient manner
  • Secure customer vehicles to rail cars by using chains or chocks as required by manufactures
  • Set-up rail car bridge plates
  • Raise and lower rail car decks
  • Open/Close rail car doors
  • Responsible for proper use and storage of hand tools
  • Operate loading ramps
  • Check vehicles for damage
  • Drive vehicles to/from staging areas
  • Various duties as assigned or required to help the facility function in a team environment
  • Adhere to all safety standards
  • Train new employees and temporary workers
  • React to change and handle other essential tasks as assigned by management
  • Able to follow directions, both written and verbal
  • Able to drive both standard and automatic automobiles
  • Able to adhere to strict quality standards without variance
  • Knowledge of the use of hand tools (i.e., wrenches, screw drivers, ratchets, etc.)
  • Must have a good sense of balance
  • Able to work at a height approximately 15 feet above the ground
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds over head
  • Able to push, pull, or carry up to 85 pounds
  • Able to pass Safe Driving, Rail and Buck Ramp quizzes with 80% accuracy or better
  • Able to stand, walk, and work outdoors in all weather conditions
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