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Material Handling Operator

Baton Rouge, LA, USA ● Garyville, LA, USA ● Gonzales, LA 70737, USA ● Norco, LA, USA Req #11293
Saturday, February 10, 2024

SAVAGE IS HIRING! Are you looking for a company that values you for the work you do? Our Utility Bargemen come to Savage for the challenge, growth and focus on safety, but they stay because of the outstanding culture that exists here. Our company was founded on processing and transporting materials for our customers. We understand and respect our Team Members as the lifeblood of what we do. Team Members are encouraged to find a better way and are enabled to “Do things they never dreamed possible”.  

These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage:

  • We provide Uniforms & PPE (laundering included)
  • $150/year steel toe boot allowance
  • Paid Holidays, Profit Sharing, Paid Time Off 
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with match

 The successful candidate responsibilities include general labor duties including but not limited to wash down and general maintenance of petroleum coke conveyor system and work areas; check fluid levels and change rollers throughout the conveyor system; and cross-train on coke loading dock as needed.  
Here is what you will be doing:

  • Maintains cleanliness of conveyor system to transport dry bulk products
  • Shovels coke from areas around sump pumps and under conveyor
  • Utilizes hand tools to perform minor maintenance activities on overhead crane buckets
  • Assists vacuum truck operations in various capacities
  • Checks and maintains fluid levels throughout the conveyor system
  • Changes rollers in conveyor system
  • Completes and maintains accurate records related to all maintenance activities on conveyor system
  • Cross-trains on Delayed Coker Unit and Dock as backup and for job advancement
  • Other duties may be assigned 
Requirements of a successful Operator:
  • Must meet refinery standards for entering the site: clean criminal history, ability to pass a hair-follicle drug screen, and currently possess a TWIC card
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Must be able to pass Marathon site specific training on an annual basis
  • The ability to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Must be able to work with a team, take direction from supervisor(s), adhere to required work schedules, focus attention on details, and follow work rules
  • Must be able to safely perform the essential functions of the job without posing a direct threat to the safety of his/her self, or the safety of others
  • Able to work overtime as required
  • Can follow all rules and procedures as outlined by Savage
  • Must be able to read, write, and understand English
  • High School or GED 

 Physical requirements for this role:

  • Commitment to working safely at all times
  • Ability to work outside in ALL weather conditions 
  • Lift approximately 0-50 lbs. occasionally
  • Lift approximately 0-25 lbs. unassisted and regularly
  • Climb stairs and work at various heights 
Additional Information:
The complete job description is available upon request
Savage has been designated as a Military Friendly Employer.
Savage has been recognized as a Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation by the Women in Trucking Association 
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.
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For more information or questions about opportunities at Savage, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team.

Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Baton Rouge, LA, USA
  • Garyville, LA, USA
  • Gonzales, LA 70737, USA
  • Norco, LA, USA