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Plasser American Surfacing Equipment Operator - Winnipeg MB

Company: Plasser American Corp
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Some see the railway as transportation, while at Plasser American we see it as transformation. The story of how steel tracks turned the American promise into American progress and forged a trusted pathway to the possibilities of the future. It's a story that continues today, an American legacy unfolding mile by mile. There is a lot riding on those tracks and we know that support, quality and know-how are all important aspects in staying on track.

That's why the Plasser American tradition begins with a promise. A promise to do things right. An unapologetic commitment to quality that makes us the longtime trusted leader in cutting edge American made innovations for the North American railway. It's a promise to see things differently to turn ordinary steel into safer passages. To be a partner that you can count on to engineer solutions for the challenges of today and for the opportunities of tomorrow. From research and design, expert manufacturing and delivering unapparelled services, our customers trust us to keep them ahead of the curve.

Progress is about more than getting from Point A to Point B. It's knowing you have a trusted foundation to move you forward toward new possibilities waiting around the corner. Join Plasser American to become part of our team forging ahead towards new opportunities in railway maintenance. The railway is a path to the future, choose this path and apply today.

Plasser Canada a subsidiary of Plasser American Corporation is currently seeking Full Time Surfacing operators to operate Tamping and Surfacing equipment for our long term surfacing projects located in Canada

Duties will Include the following:

  • Maintain written documentation pertaining to the assigned job.
  • Ability to meet daily and weekly objectives
  • Perform maintenance and repair on related equipment used in Maintenance of Way, as necessary.
  • Follow proper safety and housekeeping procedures pertaining to the job
  • Instruct and direct others, determine priorities and assign workforce accordingly.
  • Operates tamping machines to perform the work the machine is designed for. Which is the raising, leveling and aligning of the Railroad Track Structure to the desired specifications of the owner and per the precise job specifications and requirements.
  • Manages and performs the tamping and regulating of ballast machines and other supervisory tasks required for surfacing operations.
  • Inspects and maintains trucks and equipment on a daily basis including but not limited to any attached apparatuses such as boom, hi-rail gear, tools, etc.
  • Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Performs daily equipment safety and maintenance checks, making emergency adjustments as necessary and documentation per daily inspection and repairs reports.
  • Takes actions to avoid potential hazards and obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, and falling objects.
  • Studies instructions, plans, and diagrams to establish work requirements.
  • Performs mechanical, electrical and hydraulic repairs in the field and or the shop.
  • Communicates with Business Unit Manager and Railroad representative on daily production, safety issues, and mechanical repairs.
  • Orders parts on their own and communicates with appropriate railroad representative.
  • Drives machines onto truck trailers and or flat cars
  • Keeps records of material and equipment usage and problems.
  • Coordinate work schedules with Railroad EIC, third party contractors and others.
  • Pre-plans work activities with railroad to develop best means and methods, including safety action plans.
  • Document job progress and maintain a safe and clean workplace.
  • Plans the day-to-day operations with customer on assigned task and ensures that proper resources are in place for the timely completion of work, including labor, tools, equipment and material.
  • Takes responsibility for performance as it relates to company goals, safety audits, and following company policies and procedures. Initiates follow up action as necessary including training, orientation, discipline, etc.
  • Adhere to all safety training requirements and be a leader in maintaining a safety-first attitude.
  • Reviews all project documentation and plans to ensure that the work in the field is built to the most recent specifications and drawings.
  • Maintains a dedication to safety at all times by modeling, providing education and enforcing safe work practices and company policies and procedures.
  • Ensures that proper safety equipment is available and used by all field personnel.
  • Takes actions to avoid potential hazards and obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers and falling objects
  • Conducts daily briefing with team to review production goals, performance feedback, safety and schedule, hazards, and to solicit feedback from the workers.
  • Communicates with customer and ensures a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Communicates with additional contractors or sub-contractors to coordinate work, goals, etc.
  • Trains and motivates workers.
  • Performs a variety of administrative tasks such as production reports, timesheets, equipment logs, inspection reports, change orders and updating project files.
  • Must be fully vaccinated for the Coronavirus by December 8, 2021. Pre-Employment Requirements:
    • Subject to pre-employment background check and motor vehicle report review.
    • Subject to pre-employment physical, medical evaluation, and drug screen due to the safety sensitive nature of this position
    • Successfully complete and maintain any required safety certification and testing on an annual basis Applicants must be legally authorized to work in Canada. They may be located in or near the vicinities of Winnipeg, Edmonton, Windsor or Calgary.

      Les candidats doivent --tre l--galement autoris--s -- travailler au Canada. Ils peuvent --tre situ--s dans ou -- proximit-- des environs de Winnipeg, Edmonton, Windsor ou Calgary.
      • Tenir -- jour la documentation --crite relative au travail assign--.
      • Capacit-- -- atteindre les objectifs quotidiens et hebdomadaires
      • Effectuer l'entretien et la r--paration de l'--quipement connexe utilis-- dans l'entretien du chemin, si n--cessaire.
      • Suivez les proc--dures de s--curit-- et d'entretien appropri--es relatives au travail
      • Instruire et diriger les autres, d--terminer les priorit--s et affecter la main-d'--uvre en cons--quence.
      • Fait fonctionner des machines de bourrage pour effectuer le travail pour lequel la machine est con--ue. Il s'agit de l'--l--vation, du nivellement et de l'alignement de la structure de la voie ferr--e selon les sp--cifications souhait--es du propri--taire et selon les sp--cifications et exigences pr--cises du travail.
      • G--re et effectue le bourrage et la r--gulation des ballasts et autres t--ches de supervision n--cessaires aux op--rations de surfa--age.
      • Inspecte et entretient quotidiennement les camions et l'--quipement, y compris, mais sans s'y limiter, tous les appareils attach--s tels que la fl--che, les engins de rail, les outils, etc.
      • Faire fonctionner l'--quipement de mani--re s--re et efficace conform--ment aux r--glements, politiques et proc--dures.
      • Effectue des contr--les quotidiens de s--curit-- et d'entretien de l'--quipement, en effectuant des ajustements d'urgence si n--cessaire et en documentant les rapports d'inspection et de r--paration quotidiens.
      • Prend des mesures pour --viter les dangers potentiels et les obstructions, telles que les lignes --lectriques, les autres --quipements, les autres travailleurs et les chutes d'objets.
      • --tudie les instructions, les plans et les diagrammes pour --tablir les exigences de travail.
      • Effectue des r--parations m--caniques, --lectriques et hydrauliques sur le terrain et / ou en atelier.
      • Communique avec le directeur de l'unit-- commerciale et le repr--sentant des chemins de fer sur la production quotidienne, les probl--mes de s--curit-- et les r--parations m--caniques.
      • Commande les pi--ces de leur propre chef et communique avec le repr--sentant des chemins de fer appropri--.
      • Conduit les machines sur des remorques de camions et / ou des voitures plates
      • Tient un registre de l'utilisation et des probl--mes du mat--riel et de l'--quipement.
      • Coordonner les horaires de travail avec Railroad EIC, les entrepreneurs tiers et autres.
      • Planifie -- l'avance les activit--s de travail avec les chemins de fer pour d--velopper les meilleurs moyens et m--thodes, y compris des plans d'action de s--curit--.
      • Documentez l'avancement des travaux et maintenez un lieu de travail s--r et propre.
      • Planifie les op--rations quotidiennes avec le client sur la t--che assign--e et s'assure que les ressources appropri--es sont en place pour l'ach--vement des travaux en temps opportun, y compris la main-d'--uvre, les outils, l'--quipement et le mat--riel.
      • Assume la responsabilit-- de la performance en ce qui concerne les objectifs de l'entreprise, les audits de s--curit-- et le respect des politiques et proc--dures de l'entreprise. Initie une action de suivi au besoin, y compris la formation, l'orientation, la discipline, etc.
      • Adh--rez -- toutes les exigences de formation en mati--re de s--curit-- et soyez un chef de file en maintenant une attitude de s--curit-- d'abord.
      • Examiner toute la documentation et les plans du projet pour s'assurer que le travail sur le terrain est construit selon les sp--cifications et les dessins les plus r--cents...... click apply for full job details

Keywords: Plasser American Corp, Chesapeake , Plasser American Surfacing Equipment Operator - Winnipeg MB, Other , Chesapeake, Virginia

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