Block Breaker Operator Job Description Sample
Battery Breaker Operator
The Casting Operator is tasked with assisting the Production Supervisor with achieving all established safety, environmental, quality, production and financial goals on a facility-wide basis. Individual should be well rounded and able to perform many of the different tasks associated with running the facility as a Battery Breaker, Casting Operator, Baghouse Operator, Aqua Refining Operator, and/or shipping and receiving functions.
Heavy lifting throughout a 12-hour shift.
Continuous movement while wearing respirator and proper personal protective equipment (PPE).
Perform job duties in high temperatures.
Continuous loading of lead acid batteries onto conveyer.
Operate breaker and take charge of continuous cleaning of the machinery.
Transporting of product using the forklift.
- Proven ability to recognize safety as the organization's highest priority. Able to follow all department and plant safety and health rules. Wear all safety equipment required such as respirators, safety glasses, metatarsal boots, gloves, face shields and hearing protection.
- Balance team and individual responsibilities; exhibit objectivity and openness to others' views; give and welcome feedback; contribute to building a positive team spirit; support everyone's efforts to succeed.
- Background that is committed to developing and maintaining a work culture that breeds trust in fellow employees and commitment to contributing to the success of the company as outlined in the organization's mission statement.
The ability to operate mobile equipment in a safe manner.
- Develop alternative solutions; work well in group problem solving situations; use reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Knowledgeable of baghouse procedures. Know and observe proper standard operation procedures (SOP) for operations of the baghouse and scrubber. Know and understand all startup/shutdown operations and malfunctions SOP for baghouse cells, fans, scrubbers, dampers, bag changes and shakers.
Possess good working knowledge of casting and the hazards associated with the casting process.
Able to carry out duties without supervision for periods of time.
Able to use knowledge of system to solve problems and maintain operations.
- Focus on solving conflict, not blaming; maintain confidentiality; Keep emotions under control; remain open to others' ideas.
- Oral Communication
- Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; respond well to questions.
- Written Communication
- Write clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.
- Treat people with respect; work ethically and with integrity; uphold organizational values.
- Organizational Support
- Follow policies and procedures; support organization's goals and values.
- Approach others in a tactful manner; react well under pressure; treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.
- Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
- Is consistently at work and on time.
Able to work any shift.
Dependability – Commit to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
- Display original thinking and creativity; meet challenges with resourcefulness; generate suggestions for improving work; develop innovative approaches and ideas.
- Able to lift up to 50 pounds and stand for extended periods.
- Up to one month related experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent combination of work and training.
CategoryLaborers and HelpersFunctionManufacturing
Block Operator - Chicago, IL
Norfolk Southern is one of the nation's premier transportation companies specializing in freight railroading. We operate approximately 21,000 route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serve every major container port in the eastern United States, and provide efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern has the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal and industrial products.
We are a team of more than 28,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.
Requisition ID : 1801
Primary duties: Instruct all road and yard crews as to the movement, make-up and placement of trains and cars in yard limits including industry placement and pull.
Perform all computer work relating to arrival and departure of trains and individual switching of cars, waybills, I/C, industry and yard inventory. Supervise train movement for Metra 74th St. to Manhattan. Perform any other duties that may be assigned by Supervision.
Candidates must be able to type 35 words per minute. Training and hourly wages are set by the union agreement between the Transportation Cmmunications Union and Norfolk Southern.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.
Nearest Major Market: Chicago
Crane Operator - Power Block (Miami-Dade Efw Facility)
About Covanta: Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions.
Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste from municipalities and businesses into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes and recycle approximately 500,000 tons of metal. Through a vast network of treatment and recycling facilities, Covanta also provides comprehensive industrial material management services to companies seeking solutions to some of today's most complex environmental challenges. For more information, visit www.covanta.com .
Information on our facilities is available at www.covanta.com/Covanta-Map . For career opportunities, visit www.covanta.com/Careers . Covanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We seek a dedicated individual who will operate overhead crane controls to stage, rotate stock and feed materials to conveyor for burning. This individual will oversee storage conditions, levels, lighting, door openings and proper operation of the crane.
Managing levels and height of material piles as well as inspecting cranes for defective parts and notifying supervisor of defects or malfunctions is essential. Assisting other plant operators is necessary as well as supporting plant operations. Keeping crane cabs neat and orderly is a requirement, as well as performing operational preventive maintenance and general housekeeping daily. This job also entails completing PM sheets and work orders as required.
To be considered for this position the individual must have a high school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to two years related experience and/or training in similar situation. Mechanical competency. Internal candidates must have completed qualification standards for prior position in company's line of progression.
Circuit Breaker Technician
Purpose of Position
Provide remote technical assistance and hands-on troubleshooting, repair, and testing of various low and medium voltage electrical equipment.
Refurbish, rebuild, repair, & test various types of circuit breakers, contactors, grounding devices, and other electrical distribution equipment.
Provide remote technical assistance to internal and external customers
Maintain current Depot Repair database with detailed breaker test reports.
Provide safe and clean working environment.
Interpret Powell electrical schematics & wiring diagrams. Retrieve & print drawings from Powell database.
Reporting to Breaker Center Manager
Internal relationships include regular interaction with: Project Management, Sales, Field Service, & Quality Assurance
External relationships include regular interaction with: Clients & Vendors
Responsibilities, Skills, Experience, and Requirements
Education: High School diploma or equivalent
Years of Experience: Minimum of 2 Years in a similar role
Demonstrated understanding of basic electrical theory, safety, and applications.
Demonstrated proficiency with computer skills using Oracle, MS Outlook, Word & Excel
Working knowledge with using the following test equipment: Hi-Potential Test Set, Insulation Resistance Test Set, DLRO, Multimeter, dial caliper, Time Travel Analyzer, Primary & Secondary Injection Test Sets.
Must demonstrate working knowledge with the use of various hand tools and mechanical adaptability.
Must have verbal and written communication skills.
Must have a current valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
Proficiency in problem solving is a preferred.
Willing to attend in-house and out-side training.
The employee typically performs duties in a normal shop environment; there will be some work in a production environment and/or at customer sites for pickup and delivery.
It is the policy of Powell Electrical Manufacturing Company to promote safe working conditions for ALL employees, to make available where necessary special equipment to protect employees against specific hazards, to reduce accidents through prevention programs and to establish rules that are designed for the safety of all. It is the responsibility of each employee to adhere to this policy, as well as to observe all safety practices and exercise every precaution for the safety of accidents.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel, carry or operate objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms on a regular basis. Some of these objects may weigh up to 50 pounds. The employee frequently is required to stand; talk or hear; walk; sit. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Breaker Nurse II, Oncology, FT, Nights, 8 HR
Reporting to the Nursing Manager, this position is responsible for the planning and delivery of family-centered patient care utilizing the nursing process: assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards. Collaborate with patient/family and other professional disciplines. Create a partnership to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery for the achievement of mutually desired patient outcomes. Support the organization's vision and mission. Promote and provide excellence in nursing care.
1 year acute care nursing experience with 6 months in a pediatric setting.
Bachelors of Science in Nursing from an accredited school
Ped. Advanced Life Support
Basic Life Support
Knowledge of and ability to provide appropriate family-centered patient care based upon age appropriateness and cultural and spiritual needs; Excellent customer satisfaction skills; Effective communication skills; Ability to prioritize and complete duties in a timely and organized manner; Ability to work collaboratively and in a positive manner with others; Ability to prepare timely and accurate documentation and reports; Ability to perform work according to CHOC policies and procedures, professional standards of care, and applicable laws; Demonstrate flexibility and creativity in response to unexpected changes in work load/staffing; Ability to set goals and judge results in accordance with the highest standards; care with sensitivity and respect; advance care through development of new ideas and technology; promote teamwork to achieve CHOC's mission; and understand and exceed customer expectations.
1 year acute care nursing in a pediatric inpatient hospital.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Critical Care Registered Nurse
Besser Block Machine Operator - Frederickson, WA
Besser Block Machine Operator - Frederickson, WA
Location: Tacoma, WA, US, 98446
Company: Oldcastle Architectural
Job ID: 128008
Central Premix is a division of the Oldcastle Architectural Products Group (APG). APG is North America's leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete masonry, dry mix, and hardscape products. With over $2B in sales, APG operates across 33 states and 6 Canadian provinces through a network of over 165 operating locations and more than 5,000 employees.
Operates plant machinery as directed and specified while adhering to all rules and regulations mandated by safety policies and procedures to produce a superior product.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Read job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements
Set stops or guides to specific lengths as indicated by scale, rule, or templates
Observe machine operation to detect product defects or machine malfunction
Review product for inconsistencies or abnormal appearance assuring product meets quality requirements
Perform routine machine maintenance
Assist other operators to set up machines and any other necessary tasks to adhere to deadlines and completion of product
Make sure all housekeeping is maintained in a clear and orderly fashion in assigned area
Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed
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, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.
Requirements / Education / Experience
High school diploma/equivalent; or at least 1 months of related experience in trades specific to job requirements; or equivalent combination of education and experience
At least 1 year of experience required
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction and procedure manuals
Ability to be a self-starter and work independently
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
Have the ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
Experience working with Microsoft Suite to include Word, Excel, etc.
Maintain a high level of accuracy in all aspects of work assignments
While performing the duties of this job the employee will be required to frequently stand on their feet for extended periods of time
Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
Able to work a flexible schedule
What Oldcastle Offers You
A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion
Highly competitive base pay
Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
Group retirement savings program
Health and wellness programs
Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America's largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.
Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you're up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!
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Central Premix is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.
EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link.
Central Premix is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.
Nearest Major Market: Tacoma
Job Segment: Temporary, Equipment Operator, Industrial, Machinist, Contract, Manufacturing
Mortenson's success is not a matter of luck; it's a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service. Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.
As a Block Mason, your primary duties include laying block, brick, stone or precast to construct or repair walls, partitions and other structures.
Ability to lay brick, block, stone and or precast
Ability to build masonry leads
Ability to install all types of embedded items in masonry walls
Spreading mortar for base and binder for block, brick, or stone
Applying mortar to and setting block, brick, or stone
Leveling, aligning, and embedding block, brick, or stone in mortar
Removing excess mortar and finishing seam using pointing tool or trowel
Breaking block, brick, or stones to fit in smaller areas
Determining horizontal and vertical alignment of courses using plumb bob, gauge line, and level
Provide leadership to other team members and apprentices by displaying resourcefulness, starting work habits, and creativity in problem solving based on information and judgment
Ability to work with minimum assistance and supervision is required
All other duties as assigned
All team members are expected to demonstrate the following characteristics:
Cooperate with others when in a team environment
Accept direction from supervisors
Follow work rules and procedures
Punctual and consistent attendance
Accept constructive feedback
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety regulations, operation and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
Ability to work under broad assignment with established procedures
Ability to work according to standard instructions
Ability to frequently sit, stand, walk crouch, kneel, climb and periodically lift up to 50 lbs
Strong teamwork orientation
Positive attitude and professional customer service skills
Education and Experience Requirements
A minimum of two years of related experience
Driver's License and training certification required if operating equipment
Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer. EEO is the Law
Marine Electrician - Circuit Breaker Technician
Circuit Breaker Technician
Auxiliary Systems, Incorporated continues to develop our engineering staff and marine engineering network to meet the needs of the dynamic marine repair industry. Auxiliary Systems Incorporated provides a total package concept for marine water treatment systems and equipment with prompt, dependable, and high quality service to all of our customers.
Conduct various regular and special electrical tests on all types of circuit breakers, switchgear and associated components.
Perform qualitative and quantitative analysis, to confirm the integrity of product operations, identifying root cause for discrepancies and performance failures. Set up and use test boards and instruments including ammeter, voltmeter, wattmeter, oscilloscope, ohmmeter, and other similar metering and recording apparatus. Make necessary connections; operate breakers, switchgear and use low and high voltage equipment to test resistance, heat and dielectric factors, load, timing, and similar performance characteristics.
Will also be required to utilize personal computer and/or computerized technology such as in testing product and/or related recordkeeping. Verify completeness, location and proper functioning of all instruments, meters and other components. Check equipment and interpret proper electrical-mechanical clearances.
Conduct special tests under direction of engineering personnel. Conduct final tests on regular line breakers and test special or rarely encountered breakers following established practices. Make necessary calculations.
Read and interpret complex drawings, schematic diagrams, specification sheets, performance charts, test standards and other procedures. Check function of controls, relays, indicators, and other electrical features and make adjustments as necessary. Check and adjust calibration.
Reject defective breakers and switchgear; prepare and test reports and keep required records. Troubleshoot circuit breakers, switchgear and other related components to the sub-assembly and/or root-cause level. Work with and instruct testers and other assembly personnel to insure that preliminary and routine tests are carried out correctly; verify changes and explain new procedures.
Occasionally make up or repair test boards. Qualifications Under general guidance of supervisor, perform a variety of complex operations to test the electrical and mechanical characteristics of circuit breakers and switchgear, and all related parts and assemblies.
This position requires an Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering and/or Electronics; or Technical Trade School formal certification or equivalent.
Supervisor, Block Plant
Responsible for supervising production to produce a quality product at acceptable cost levels. Responsibilities include the efficient and effective utilization of human resources, plant and equipment.
Essential Duties / Responsibilities
Hire, train and supervise an adequate number of employees to meet the needs of plant operations
Based on sales and inventory needs, schedules block plant production
Insures proper maintenance of plant production equipment to minimize lost production time. This includes maintaining adequate spare parts inventory.
Orders raw materials to meet production and inventory needs
Insures safe work practice by all block plant employees
Insures that production meets or exceeds established quality standards
Maintain positive customer relations by responding to, and resolving complaints
From time to time, may be requested to assist other block operations employees to solve complaints
Perform routine mechanical/electrical repairs and preventative maintenance
Perform troubleshooting and problem solving as needed
Prepare daily production reports, down time reports, and other paperwork as required using CEMEX required computerized forms and systems. Responsible for filing and documentation systems
Order supplies, parts, and materials required for operations
Perform moisture analysis on aggregates daily; adjust mixes for moisture content
Batch and adjust mix designs as required
Train and cross-train plant personnel as required
Perform plant startup and closing procedures
Responsible for maintaining quality block production
Performing bulk and physical inventories
Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment
Perform other duties and responsibilities as required or assigned
Associate degree and/or equivalent in related areas
5 years' experience in a production supervisory role
A working knowledge of all aspects of control circuits
Metal fabrication (welding and cutting)
A basic knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic controls and assemblies
Knowledge of mix design and material requirements
Basic OSHA requirements
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Good communication and human resources skills are required
Strong maintenance knowledge/skills; strong electrical trouble-shooting skills
Possess management skills
Experience with the types of production equipment being used in the production process
Familiar with the mill supply industry with respect to parts and purchasing
Background in electrical and electronics areas
Field experience with construction and particularly with the site contractors
Possess background with experience in materials engineering
Has the ability to motivate the production team
Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors.
Must wear protective equipment while at the location
Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
Heavy Work-Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds or force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment
Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls
CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, race, color, religion, physical or mental disability, creed, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression in the programs or activities which it operates.
CEMEX es una institución EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/acción afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religión, discapacidad física o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientación sexual, infomación genética, identidad de género, o expresión de género en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.
CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or familial status, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by under federal, state or local law in the programs or activities which it operates.
CEMEX will consider for employment qualified Applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all local, state and federal laws.
Arizona Smoke-Free Act. CEMEX complies with the State of Arizona's Smoke-Free Act (Arizona Revised Statutes § 36-601.01). Smoking and/or the use of tobacco or related products is prohibited in and on CEMEX property as well as any building and/or vehicle owned or leased by CEMEX.
Houston Block Clerk
Record and verify information, process documents and provide customer service and auctioneer support during and after sales of vehicles up for auction. Position may function in either lower or upper block position as outlined in the following section.
Verify invoices for accuracy, appropriate bid amount, correct buyer information, ect.
Resolve sale price discrepancies or refer to supervisor where appropriate
Offer post-sale inspection (PSI) service to buyer and coordinate initiation of PSI process
Process "IF" sales
Obtain required signatures and distribute documentation for sold vehicles
Record lane and Simulcast bid amounts and enter customer related data in computer system
Provide assistance to auctioneer with monitor operation, information verification and bid review
Process bills of sale as required
Notify supervisor of customer or system issues in support of efficient resolution and continuation of sale
Observe all applicable safety and health procedures
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor
Utilize the AS400 system to record lane and Simulcast bid amounts, enter customer data, process all sold units, and verify/enter lights
Work with auctioneer to verify system information accurately represents vehicle
Verify vehicle run order to ensure appropriate vehicle is being keyed and sold
Operate monitor, work with auctioneer to review Simulcast bids
Provide arbitration and other vehicle announcements to support auctioneer
Pick up and distribute bills of sale to the front office, when needed
Notify manager or supervisor of customer issues or concerns or systems issues to ensure speedy resolution and continuation of the sale
Visibly demonstrate safety commitment by following all safety and health procedures
Education & Specialized Knowledge
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Effective communication skills required
Problem-solving and organizational skills
Ability to remain focused and composed during fast-paced sale-day activities
Regularly required to stand, walk, reach, talk and hear
6 months - 1 year of clerical, office, and/or customer service work experience preferred
Including ten-key and computer data entry
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