Progress Rail Services Corp. Machine Operator in Sherman, Texas

Auto req ID: 1526BR
Posting Title: Machine Operator
Job Category: Hourly/Production
City: Sherman
State: Texas

Company Description

Progress Rail, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., is a total solutions provider of rolling stock and infrastructure products and services. We are a premier employer within the global rail industry, with products and services represented in over 100 countries around the world. With headquarters in Albertville, AL, more than 8,000 employees serve customers through a network of close to 200 worldwide locations, and as one of the most trusted providers of locomotive, freight car, transit, track and signal solutions, we are continually expanding our footprint.

Becoming a part of the team means becoming a part of a rich heritage and a bright future in our global marketplace. Our goal is to recruit, hire and develop a skilled workforce to meet the challenges of the future. Within Progress Rail, there exists a wide range of rewarding assignments and career paths. Our greatest strength and advantage in the marketplace is our commitment to create value for and serve our customers with the best team.

For more information, visit www.progressrail.com or follow us on twitter @Progress_Rail.

Job Purpose

• Machine steel parts and rail according to specifications;

• Operate rail bending machine to fabricate rail components;

• Read and interpret blueprints;

• Use digital calipers to insure accuracy;

• Comply with all safety procedures;

• Operate overhead cranes.

Education / Training

• High School Diploma or GED.

Qualifications and Experience

• Minimum 6 months machine operator experience is preferred;

• Ability to multitask and work with minimal supervision;

• Must be able to read and write legibly and complete production reports with accuracy;

• Strong attention to detail with ability to inspect rail using measuring devices;

• Must be quality oriented and a team player;

• Must have complete understanding of safe work practices.

Benefits

Progress Rail Services Corporation and its subsidiary and affiliate companies offer an excellent total compensation package* including competitive salary, 401(k) plan with company match, available medical/dental/life/disability insurance coverage and paid vacation and holidays. Relocation assistance may be available for some positions.

*Benefits eligibility differs by job position and employment status - governing plan documents control such benefits..

EEO

Equal Opportunity Employer – Race/Color/Sex/Religion/National Origin/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Vets/Disabilities