OmniTRAX Transload Operator in Windsor, Colorado

OmniTRAX is the second-largest private management company of short-line railroads in North America with expertise in simplifying the entire process of shipping by rail. We call it Rail Made Easy.

OmniTRAX Energy Solutions (OES) the whole mile – first and last mile transportation solutions paired with well site logistics coordination and management. As an independently-owned logistics partner, OES provides the flexibility and efficiency to maximize return. Through strategic relationships, competitive locations and pioneering delivery solutions that are compatible with all standard systems, OES delivers cost certainty, efficiency and total control.

OmniTRAX OES is looking to hire a Transload Operator to join our dynamic team of employees in a fast-growing, fast-paced work environment.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Safely, load and unload (i.e. “transload”) frac sand between truck, rail and silo as required at a particular facility

  • Safely operate various types of equipment: rail car movers, RBT’s or Wilson’s, etc.

  • Inspect and trouble shoot equipment; perform minor repairs and routine maintenance of equipment

  • Report verbally and in writing as required; maintain accurate records: activity, inventory, incidents, violations, maintenance, etc.

  • Safely direct truck drivers to proper loading/unloading areas, operate truck scale and prepare/distribute truck Bills of Ladings

  • Follow all Company and facility-specific policies and procedures pertaining to job function and equipment, and safety

  • Participate in keeping the facility and equipment clean and maintained

  • Monitor third parties performing work at the facility

  • Recommend changes to the operation which may produce safer work processes, savings and efficiencies

OTHER DUTIES

  • Participate in general training and job specific training a training as required; successfully complete written examinations

  • Participate in the set-up of new facilities and equipment

  • Flexibility and willingness to report for duty at alternate sites within 20 mi (32 km) radius of primary on-duty point; work hours may include a nonstandard workweek, overtime and various shift work

  • Work safely to prevent on the job accidents and injuries

  • Wear required protective equipment (PPE) such as: hard hats, hearing protection, safety-toe boots, safety glasses etc.

  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • 18 years of age or older

  • Carry out all assigned tasks in a safe manner

  • Operate machinery and perform basic mechanical service and repairs

  • Understand and comply with procedures pertaining to emergencies

  • Work cooperatively with superiors and other employees

  • Focused and detail oriented

  • Self-motivated; carry out tasks independently to meet deadlines and company/customer expectations

  • Basic computer skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; effectively communicate with all level of employees and business associates in a clear, concise and professional manner

  • Produce effective verbal and/or written daily reports for both internal and external use

  • Read, comprehend and comply with published rules, procedures and manuals, inspection checklists, government regulation, operating and maintenance instructions, memos and other work-related information

  • Demonstrate problem solving and troubleshooting skills resulting in effective resolution

  • Professional integrity and accountability

  • Work in fast-paced collaborative environment

REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

  • Valid Driver’s License

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Experience in Transportation (truck, rail or air), Supply Chain Logistics, Manufacturing and/or Oil & Gas Service work

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • One-year experience with transload or material handling operations: bulk carrier or railroad