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REQUISITION NUMBER:20180313-71501-002
HOME COMPANY:PNR RailWorks Eastern Region
COMPANY LOCATION:PNR RailWorks Eastern - Guelph, ON
Job Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Procurement & Logistics Supervisor, the Yardman performs a variety of tasks related to the shop/yard of a railroad contracting company.

Primary Tasks and Responsibilities:

1. Keeps the yard clean, neat, safe and operating efficiently.
2. Manually sorts and stockpiles materials and prepares materials for shipping.
3. Loads and unloads materials, machinery, and tools, and maintains material stockpiles.
4. Sorts and grades returned material
5. Follows company and industry safety rules, practices and procedures.
6. Other duties as assigned.
7. Monitors inventory levels to ensure adequate stock of core items
8. Receives material in ERP system
Job Qualifications:

• Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.
• Ability to read and understand instructions and work specifications.
• Ability to understand and follow safety rules, policies, procedures and regulars.
• Physical ability to perform the duties of the job. 
• Able to work independently with some direction.
• Capable of following written and verbal instruction and documented procedures.
• Ability to understand and follow safety rules, policies, procedures and regulations. 
• Manage time effectively and adapt quickly to changing priorities.
• Effective listening, verbal and written communication skills.
• Able to multi-task, answer phones, update inventory list and phone list in Excel.
• Problem-solving and analytical ability.
• Lift/carry or maneuver heavy material or equipment (up to 100 lbs.).
• Valid and clean driver’s license.

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

• Performs physical activities that require considerable use of the arms and legs and moving the whole body, such as standing, climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending and handling of materials, equipment and tools.
• Use hands and fingers to grasp, manipulate, and/or assemble objects and tools.
• Lifts, pushes, pulls, and carries heavy objects, machinery and tools up to 100 pounds.
• Exposed to loud noise and active material/equipment yard.
• Must wear appropriate safety equipment, such as safety glasses, safety boots, hard hats, safety vests and hearing protection, as required by the company.

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

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