Liquid Shipping Operator I
Liquid Shipping Operator I, (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion. Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career while earning a competitive salary and great benefits.This is an hourly position with no direct reports and will report to the Liquid Shipping SupervisorWhat you will do:Dump Tank Cars by breaking seal, removing pin, and pulling handleSecure Man-way cover by using impact wrench or pipe wrench to tighten boltsSpot tank cars for streaming by using radio to direct locomotive operator to align tank cars with dump stations and dollysWork in Teams by one member of the team hooking up Bell connectors and then the other team member follows by attaching Steam HosesWeight empty Sulfur Cars after dumping by spotting tank car on scale to obtain light weight, car number, commodity, scale weight, stencil weight, comments on special needs, name of person weighing car, and pull pink copyBleed system pressure from tank car by cutting steam off to the car, and opening bleed valves, then waits for car to depressurizeOpen man ways to prepare tank car for unloading by lifting lid on top of rail car and placing a bolt underneath the lid for ensure there is no vacuum, listens for acknowledgement from teammate to move to the next carSecure bottom caps to meet FRA specifications by using an 18-24' pipe wrenchVent Tank Cars by removing man-way bolts releases vacuum, then bolts to release vacuum, and then closes lid once operator confirms tank car is vented properlyKeep work-site clean buy following housekeeping schedule and reports completion of duties to “A” Operator to log and confirm on daily reportConduct inspections of steam and condensate lines by visually checking lines attached to tank cars to ensure lines are secure and no leaks visible and valves are aligned properly during steaming process.Troubleshoot work-related problems by visually conducting inspections on Steam Hoses, Bell Connections, Pumps, lights, Pit Level, and planning Rail car movements, such as track switching, reports concerns to “A” OperatorConduct EBA's inspection by filling out form and hole punching bottle tag indicating that all components are in proper operating conditionConduct inspections of safety showers and eyewash stations by performing function test and completing form, and then marks station tag to indicate proper working conditionConduct inspection of emergency lights by pushing test button, and then completing inspection report and hole punching the station tag to indicate that lights are working properlyConduct H2S bump test by attaching the H2S monitor test cylinder and releasing gas to activate monitor alarm, checks log to ensure that all personnel and visitors have conducted test for their personal monitors, signs off on log and files reportConduct Lock Box inspection by counting and inspecting locks and completing inspection reportConduct pre-operation safety check list for truck by inspecting horn, windows, parking brakes, wipers, tum signals, tires, brakes, seat belts, lights, instrument gauges, fire extinguisher, body condition, and signs off and dates, files reportConduct safe tank car movement by communicating with PAP and Switch Car Crews to ensure rail car movements are coordinated and each department is informed of all rail car movements during a 12-hour shiftConduct Scott Pak inspection by entering information such as SKA PAK number, Air cylinder pressure, Air cylinder number, last Hydro test date, and checking off each item on the checklist, signs off and dates, files reportMonitor ambient temperature and weather conditions to ensure sage work by visually checking wind direction, condensation on tracks, and heat advisoryMonitor and inspects breathing air system by visually inspecting tanks at the beginning of each shift and during the day, verifying pressure is at 100 psi at the dolly, closes off bottles below operating pressure and replaces with fully charged bottleMonitor and inspects breathing air system by visually inspecting tanks at the beginning of each shift and during the day, verifying pressure is at 100 psi at the dolly, closes off bottles below operating pressure and replaces with fully charged bottleMonitor Sulfur Pitt and trenches by inspecting levels to ensure levels do not drop below coils that could cause the impurities of the Pyrophoric Iron Sulfide compounds to igniteComplete Daily Utility Vehicle Inspection sheet by checking each item on form and signing off, files reportComplete Federal Rail Administration (FRA) daily report by entering Locomotive number, Crew date, inspected by, and signs off on report, then conducts inspection on necessary items on list, submits report to “A” Operator and then to general foremanOperate Sulfur dump warning system by activating yellow flashing light on the pipe rack, indicating that Sulfur dumping is in processWhat you will bring:High School Diploma or equivalency The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 5 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Mathematics and 4 on Workplace Documents to be considered eligible for employment with NutrienThe National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) must be uploaded with your resume during your application to be considered eligible for employment with NutrienQuick reaction time and creative thinking skills Singular focus for getting the job completed during upset conditionsMust pass written and field skills test as required for promotionsMust pass a pre-employment exam and drug screeningAre you a good match? Apply today!Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplaceApply for this job.