Airgas Usa LLC Production Operator 1 - Loader in Salt Lake City, Utah

  • JOB DESCRIPTION *

    Load trucks for delivery.

    Unload empty cylinders and move them to fill racks and/or cylinder storage areas.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    Responsible for personal safety and health.

    Ensures a safe & healthy work environment.

    Conduct periodic checks of loading areas for safe and efficient operation.

    Help resolve problems associated with plant operation.

    Receptive to safety & other ongoing training.

    Attend all Safety meetings.

    Follow all regulatory agency requirements, i.e. DOT, EPA, OSHA, FDA, et. al.

    Follow all safety rules and operating procedures.

    Load pallets with full cylinders and place in storage.

    Load trucks for delivery to customers and outlying branches using store order

    sheets / manifests.

    Safely operate forklift.

    Perform required pre-trip inspection on fork lift daily.

    Be punctual and comply with hourly work schedules.

    Perform all other duties as required and assigned.

    Ensure any accident or injury is promptly reported to management.

    Conduct periodic checks of plant for safe and efficient operation.

    Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.

    Maintain neat, clean and orderly plant appearance.

    Perform mathematical calculations.

    Education and / or Experience

    Prefer high school degree or the equivalent GED

  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS *

    Ability to perform very heavy work – routinely lift 25 – 75 lbs., and occasionally lift 76 to greater than 100 lbs.

    Ability to perform work during prolonged standing up to 8 hours; frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, feeling and repetitive motion also required.

    Ability to perform work during occasional climbing, balancing, kneeling, crawling, pushing, pulling and finger activities.

    Ability to read and comprehend Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS).

    Must be able to safely drive a forklift.

    Must be able to work overtime as needed.

  • Language Skills *

    Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

    Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

  • Mathematical Skills *

    Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Reasoning Ability *

    Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

    Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

  • Physical Demands *

    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 work during prolonged standing, frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, and feeling.

    The employee is required to reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.

    The employee must be able to routinely lift and / or move 25 – 75 pounds and occasionally lift and / or move up to 76 – 100 pounds.

    Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

  • Work Environment *

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 may occasionally work at customer sites and may be exposed to mechanical office machine parts, adverse conditions or weather.

    The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

    The employee must be able to operate in a drug-free workplace.

    EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

    Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability

Job: *Operations

Title: Production Operator 1 - Loader

Location: Utah-Salt Lake City-84119

Requisition ID: 17934