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Cylinder Sorter

Reference Number: JNILCS24

Cylinder Sorter
experience  Not Disclosed
location  Chicago, IL
duration  6.0 Months
salary  Not Disclosed
jobtype  Not Disclosed
Industry  Energy & Utility
duration  $17.64/hour - $19.64/hour
Job Description

This function requires strict adherence to safety and quality procedures. This function encompasses all activities related to the movement, sorting and storage of compressed gas cylinders and includes all activities related to the receiving and shipping of hazardous materials.


Ensure all safety rules are strictly observed and any accidents or injuries are promptly reported to management.
Review, provide input and comply with safe operating procedures.
Attend and participate in Safety meetings.
Train and become qualified in company standard operating procedures and regulatory procedures.
Review, provide input and comply with work instructions.
Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
Load and unload shuttle trucks and common carriers
Understand and interpret DOT markings on cylinders
Inspecting, identifying and sorting of cylinders by product type, size and disposition
Final material or cylinder preparation and packaging for shipment
Preparation of required shipping and receiving documents.
Communicate with common carriers and regional distribution carriers as required.
Provide requested shipping and receiving information to external and internal customers in a timely fashion
Assist in maintaining sorting area, shipping dock and yard in an organized fashion which is compliant to client safety SOP's, bulletins and facility guidelines.
Work with management to ensure timely delivery of product, reduction of errors or rework and increases in productivity.
Participate in and perform activities to meet annual Performance Plan Objectives
Perform other duties as assigned

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be compliant with a drug-free workplace.
High School diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
Ability to read and comprehend Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Ability to perform very heavy work — routinely lifts 25 — 75 lbs. Ability to perform work during prolonged standing up to 8 hours; frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, feeling and repetitive motion also required.
Ability to perform work during occasional climbing, balancing, kneeling, crawling, pushing. pulling and finger activities.
Must be able to work outdoors in various degrees of temperatures.
Must be able to safely drive a forklift.

Highest Level of Education Required for this Position: High school diploma or GED equivalent
Qualifications (IE SAP Experience, Excel Knowledge, Any Certifications, Years of Experience in Certain Fields): Previous forklift experience, shipping and handling of hazardous materials

Work Schedule + Time Zone: Mon - Thur, 6:00A to 4:30P CST (40 hrs/week)
VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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