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Full Time
12/11/2019
Houston, TX
OverviewAt Texas Port Recycling (TPR) the opportunity is YOURS!  We have achieved years of success by giving our teammates the tools they need to do the best job.  Do you have what it takes to help shape the future?  Working at TPR is definitely for you if: You want a career and not just a job You want to work for an awesome company where you can make a difference You have positive, can-do attitude You are motivated and take initiative We are committed to building great teams, offering competitive compensation, and allowing for a healthy work-life balance, because our teammates are our most valuable asset. Whether you work in a recycling facility or at our corporate headquarters, TPR is a place where you can come for a job, but stay for a career.
TPR is a proud part of Nucor Corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of DJJ.  We have a well-earned reputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as good community citizens who are trustworthy, financially strong and environmentally proactive. TPR operates recycling facilities in the greater Houston area.  Our processing capabilities include an automobile shredder, balers, shears, mobile shearing, torch processing, auto crushers, and extensive transportation services.
Responsibilities TPR has an exciting opportunity as a Maintenance Mechanic at our Houston Port location!  Maintenance mechanics are responsible to perform maintenance and repairs on a scrap metal shredder which includes multiple conveyor systems.  This position is located at 8945 Manchester St., Houston TX.
All candidates will have the following responsibilities: An excellent safety record - Safety is our number one priority. Ability to provide excellent customer service. Stable work history and references. Ability to frequently lift up to 30 lbs and work standing or walking for up to 10 hours per day. Ability to work flexible hours to include overtime, evenings and weekends. Benefits We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package including paid training, bonus program, medical, dental, vision, life and disability coverage, vacation, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan with match, tuition reimbursement and other great benefits.

Full Time
12/11/2019
Tulsa, OK
The Leadman possesses all the skills required of a Journeyman and is able to supervise a work crew without direct supervision from a higher level. Supervision in this case comprises instruction on how to do the tasks required of the craft, and does not generally constitute pay, scheduling, or disciplinary decision making.
Identify, remove, pack, transport, or dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos, lead-based paint, waste oil, fuel, transmission fluid, radioactive materials, contaminated soil, etc. Specialized training and certification in hazardous materials handling or a confined entry permit are generally required. May operate earth-moving equipment or trucks.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Assembles scaffolding and seals off work area using plastic sheeting and duct tape. Positions mobile decontamination into or portable showers at entrance to work area. Builds connecting walkway between mobile or portable showers and work area, using hand tools, lumber, nails, plastic sheeting, and duct tape. Use hand operated or power-operated tools to remove or encapsulate asbestos containing materials. Spray chemical solution over asbestos-covered surfaces, using tank with attached hose and nozzle, to soften asbestos. Cuts and scrapes asbestos from surfaces, using knife and scraper. Shovels asbestos into plastic disposal bags and seals bags using duct tape. Cleans work area of loose asbestos using vacuum, broom and dustpan. Wears protective clothing and uses a respirator to prevent exposure to airborn asbestos fibers Follows all safety regulations regarding work practices, such as work site preparation, decontamination, and waste disposal Uses encapsulating materials in an appropriate manner. Appropriately position warning signs. Follow proper techniques for minimizing fiber release through the use of wet methods, negative pressure ventilation equipment, high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) vacuums, and proper clean- up and disposal procedures. Safely remove coatings or refuse that may contain hazardous compounds (lead based paint, contaminated soil, etc.) using approved methods.
Full Time
12/5/2019
Houston, TX
Classification: Non-Exempt Job Summary: The Maintenance Technician is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining large industrial textile processing equipment, as well as facility maintenance. Tasks include start-up and shut-down procedures, electrical troubleshooting, maintaining and operating boilers, welding and cutting, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, and other systems. This position reports to the Chief Engineer. Essential Functions: Installs, repairs and performs preventative maintenance on industrial processing equipment, water levels, water systems and other equipment and systems. Troubleshoots electrical issues. Responds to daily maintenance requests in a timely fashion to minimize equipment downtime. Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment. Diagnoses problems, replaces or repairs parts, tests and makes adjustments. Looks for opportunities to continually improve maintenance processes. Works with all plant personnel in a cooperative and professional manner. Strictly adheres to all safety rules, policies and procedures required by Alsco, law, and what is recognized as common practice in the industry. Ensures work is performed safely and efficiently. Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing technical publications. Remains current on equipment and repair procedures and best practices. Studies blueprints and manufacturers’ manuals to determine correct operation of machinery. Proficient in reading electrical schematics. Maintains accurate and timely records of maintenance performed. Follows written and verbal instructions and performs other tasks as directed by supervision. Complies with all Federal, State and local laws. Additional Functions: May work with and support other branch personnel as required by supervision. Drive and pick up parts, transport equipment, parts, etc. The Maintenance Technician must perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation efficiently and accurately, and without causing significant safety threat to self or others. The statements made herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive and inclusive list of all responsibilities, duties, and/or skills required of personnel so classified.
Alsco is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
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