Port Everglades Top Loader

  • Location
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Marine

Perform all functions in accordance with operation and safety guidelines
•Perform routine inspection on assigned equipment; refer defects or repairs to mechanic personnel
•Operate yard truck, 9K forklift, 30K forklift, 52K forklift Empty Handler and Toploader to properly transport containers, general cargo, including pipe and break bulk, within a specific time-frame from one location to another with the proper and safe care to avoid any damages or accidents
•Operate 9K 30K, and 52K forklift to load and discharge cargo from and to yard trucks
•Perform pre-shift mechanical inspection of assigned heavy equipment and immediately report any deficiencies to the Foreman, Stevedoring Superintendent and Mechanic Shop Supervisor
•Operate yard truck to pull, transport, load, and discharge break bulk or empty and loaded containers using standard equipment such as flatbed trailers, pipe trailers, and mafis.
•Couple and uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air and electrical lines
•Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned
•Maintain constant communication with Foreman and co-workers to ensure that the correct load is moved at the right time and to the correct location
•Inform Foreman immediately if detected any damages and/or spoiled cargo before loading or unloading
•Perform general stevedoring duties depending on business volume and needs
•Maintain a clean work area, free of debris or safety hazards and awareness of surroundings (i.e. vehicles, people checking equipment, etc.) at all times
•May maintain logs of loads and submit accurate daily shift activity report as requested by supervisor(s)
•Perform other related tasks as assigned

Experience operating heavy exuipment
Able to to pass criminal backgroud and Drug screening

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