TIRE LINE PRODUCTION
PORTLAND - N, OR
Duties and Responsibilities:
" *Safely and effectively operate Callahan trucks to empty trailers in the tire dumping area. Keep tire pile within limits and keep tires out of storm water pond areas.
" *Weigh Les Schwab trailers on scale with Callahan trucks before and after emptying and keep track of tire weights.
" *Keep track of passenger and truck tire counts from all incoming tire loads.
" *Operate tire slicer and tire quarter machines to cut down super single and oversize tractor tires to fit on shredder flat belts.
" *Operate Excavator to load tires onto flat belts. Separate out oversize, hard tires, and debris, including inner tubes and studded tires.
" Monitor metal detector conveyor belt and clear any faults-remove metal debris and reset conveyor belt faults as needed. Keep area under shredder belts clean and swept during shift. Clean out conveyor belt troughs and remove built-up debris.
" Sort out tires with rims and operate de-rimmer equipment to remove tires from steel and aluminum rims. Place steel and aluminum in appropriate recycling bins.
" Follow proper LOTO procedures and clear jams in main shredder hopper using cable hoist and hook, as needed.
" Use proper spacing and monitor tires on flat belts to remove any with metal or debris in them.
" Sweep and power wash concrete area around shredders and keep area clean of debris.
" Run studded tires and shred to landfill tires at end of shift into shred to landfill pile.
" *Load outbound trucks with shred to landfill debris using large front end loader.
" *Constantly move dumped tires to pile and over to excavator with large front end loader, and keep tire pile within height and width compliance limits.
" Maintain regular attendance.
" May perform other duties as assigned.