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Operator in Colorado Springs, CO at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Operator

City: Colorado Springs / State: Colorado                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

EVRAZ offers competitive wages and benefits along with training, apprenticeships and development programs to help you accomplish your professional objectives. We encourage our employees to continue their education by providing tuition reimbursement and training opportunities. And our open door policy fosters a culture of open communication that allows every employee to have a voice in the company. It’s how the best ideas come to light—and why the best people choose to work at EVRAZ.



Job Description and Responsibilities

EVRAZ has an immediate opening for an Operator at our Colorado Springs recycling facility. The main responsibilities of this role are to operate and maintain heavy, motorized equipment for purposes of unloading/loading of ferrous materials in a safe and efficient manner.  Operator works in conjunction with the scale operator and office staff, unloading customers, minimizing traffic congestion and maintaining a steady flow in and out of the yard. 

  • Operate heavy motorized equipment used in loading/unloading of ferrous material, including, but not limited to loaders, crane, grapple crane, shear and other equipment used to support the variety of activities essential to the yard operations
  • Ensure motorized equipment is properly maintained and perform preventative maintenance as required including, fluids, filter changes and parts lubrication
  • Accountable for loading trucks accurately (proper weights), safely, efficiently and communicate via radio to scale personnel for confirmation of material loaded and any issues that may come up
  • Unload transports with ferrous materials, safely and efficiently, clean (sweep) trailers of excess material
  • Stock pile/sort metals and place in the designated areas
  • Use hand-held mobile radio devices to effectively coordinate tasks and resources with yard and scale personnel
  • Maintain accurate logs and records daily, weekly and monthly and/or as required by supervision



Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of yard operations
  • Must have 2 years of experience operating heavy motorized equipment
  • Knowledge and understanding of ferrous metals and classifications
  • Customer focus: takes responsibility for developing excellent customer service making sure that all purchases are handled professionally and expeditiously
  • Communication Skills: communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing and/or via mobile radio devices
  • Team Player: establishes trust with team members, stating clear expectations and recognizes group morale and acts to protect and/or build as required
  • Self-motivated: initiates and takes action before being required to do so.  Strong work ethic: uses time efficiently, works safely and ensure everyone around him is working safely
  • Ability to push, pull and lift materials up to 70 lbs.

 

All applicants must be legally able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

While we thank all those who apply, only those being actively considered for employment will be contacted.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

In addition to a competitive wage and generous benefits package, our employees share in the Company’s success through incentives like profit sharing. We provide opportunities for advancement and promote often from within—which means that a job at EVRAZ can take your career farther than you ever imagined.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

 

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of yard operations
  • Must have 2 years of experience operating heavy motorized equipment
  • Knowledge and understanding of ferrous metals and classifications
  • Customer focus: takes responsibility for developing excellent customer service making sure that all purchases are handled professionally and expeditiously
  • Communication Skills: communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing and/or via mobile radio devices
  • Team Player: establishes trust with team members, stating clear expectations and recognizes group morale and acts to protect and/or build as required
  • Self-motivated: initiates and takes action before being required to do so.  Strong work ethic: uses time efficiently, works safely and ensure everyone around him is working safely
  • Ability to push, pull and lift materials up to 70 lbs.

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