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Sand Blaster - $1,500 Sign-on Bonus!

Company: Cathcart Rail
Location: Kearney
Posted on: September 16, 2023

Job Description:

Come for a picnic lunch, stay for the Job Fair!On-site interviews, shop tours, and offers on the spot!$1,500 sign-on bonus! Dates: Tuesday, September 19 & Wednesday, September 20Time: 11:00 AM to 7:00 PMLocation: 1209 South Alda Road, Grand Island, NE 68803 We're hiring for 2 facilities, Grand Island & Hastings. Hiring:Blaster - Grand Island - Main

  • Pay: $18.00-$26.00 /hourSummary DescriptionThe general purpose of this position is to use a variety of abrasive blasting techniques to the exterior and interior of railcars. Must ensure that all company guidelines are met and that all Cathcart Rail safety and quality rules and standards are followed when performing duties. In addition, must be able to read and interpret work orders in compliance with FRA, AAR, Cathcart Rail, and customer specifications.Duties and ResponsibilitiesInterpret job work orders to perform required workNotify supervisor of any materials and/or equipment required to ensure completion of job tasksInteract with crew members in a team environment, as well as with SupervisorFollow all safety rules, keep the work area clean, and comply with all OSHA and Cathcart Rail Environmental, Health and Safety PoliciesComply with the company Quality Program by following all in-house quality processes and procedures and required AAR and FRA rules and regulations as well as any client-specific proceduresEnsure FRA, AAR, Cathcart Rail, and customer quality assurance standards are met Perform any other duties as assigned such as special projectsQualificationsHigh-school diploma or equivalentMust be able to read, write, speak, and communicate English at a proficient levelMust be able to learn function-specific operational details and pass an exam to demonstrate knowledgeMust be able to learn, follow, and perform required recordkeeping of Cathcart Rail EHS, and Quality Program policies, procedures, and checklistsMust have knowledge of equipment and tools required to perform safe entry for blastingMust perform and prioritize multiple tasks with attention to detailMust be able to follow oral and written instructionsMust be able to fully pass the fitness-for-duty examination, pre-employment physical, and pre-employment and random drug and alcohol screeningsPhysical Demands & Work EnvironmentWith the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid, and dusty conditions. The environment requires working in close proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, in high and low precarious places, as well as in confined spaces.The work type is best described as heavy, hands-on mechanical work. Work is very physical, and without proper work planning can result in out-of-position pushing, pulling, and lifting. Proper body mechanics, positioning, and lifting techniques can be very important. Employees are urged to seek help when needed with heavier tasks and to use lifting equipment when and where necessary. The positioning of the work being performed can change very frequently.Various heavier air and electric-powered tools such as car jacks, impact wrenches, and grinders are used daily. Work also requires frequent use of hand wrenches, hammers, chisels, socket wrenches, and ladders. Cutting torches are also used, with welding equipment used upon qualification of the employee.Climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, talking, hearing, smelling, and visual acuity, with color and depth perceptionAbility to work in a confined spaceRequired to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictateAbout Us:Cathcart Rail is proud to operate the largest railcar services network in the industry, encompassing 18 large railcar repair facilities and more than 75 field service locations, in addition to a rail services division that operates three short-line railroads and a dozen contract switching and transloading sites.We welcome all applicants who are interested in being a vital part of the national freight rail industry.Benefits:
    401(k)401(k) matchingDental InsuranceHealth insuranceHealth savings accountLife insurancePaid time offReferral programVision insurance Associated topics: aramark uniform, carpenter, field service technician, machinist, mold injection, patternmaker, plant, production supervisor, sewing machine, tailor

Keywords: Cathcart Rail, Grand Island , Sand Blaster - $1,500 Sign-on Bonus!, Other , Kearney, Nebraska

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