Loader Operator

Piney Woods Bark Plant 986Coven Abbett Road, Alexander City, Al 35010

Position Description

Job Description:
1) Operates straight or articulated rubber-tired tractor-type vehicle equipped with front-mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoop to lift and transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, to feed conveyors, hoppers, or chutes, and to load trucks or railcars: Starts engine, shifts gears, presses pedals, and turns steering wheel to operate loader.

2) Moves levers to lower and tilt bucket and drives front-end loader forward to force bucket into bulk material.

3) Moves levers to raise and tilt bucket when filled, drives vehicle to work site, and moves levers to dump material.

4) Performs routine maintenance on loader, such as lubricating, fueling, and cleaning.

Type: Full-time