Sims Metal Management Equipment Operator in MORRISVILLE, Pennsylvania
Operates straight or articulated rubber tired tractor type vehicle equipped with front mounted hydraulically powered bucket or forks to lift and transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, to feed conveyors, hoppers, or chuts, and to load trucks or railcars. Ability to operate one or two equipments. Major Job Responsibilities/Duties Performs routine maintenance on loader such as lubricating, fueling and cleaning Completes inspection report prior to using equipment Starts engine, shifts gears, presses pedals, and turns steering wheel to operate loader Moves levers to lower and title bucket and drivs front end loader forward to force bucket into material Moves levers to raise and tilt bucked when filled, drives vehicle to work site, and moves levers to dump material Others duties may be assigned Job Qualifications High school diploma or general education degree (GED) Valid driver's license Job Related Experience One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience 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 stand and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception 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 is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles and outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of electrical shock; explosives and risk of radiation. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.