Job Information

The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Utility Worker in Jackson, Missouri

Cutting-edge industrial technology meets grit, integrity and passion.

At Greenbrier, we do the hard work that matters. The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX) is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of freight rail and marine transportation equipment and services, powering the movement of products around the world. Greenbrier's heritage of hard work and industrial innovation is celebrated at every level of our organization.


Duties and Responsibilities

*Assembles products such as carbon steel, stainless steel, or aluminum using tables or conveyor systems.

*Fastened products together using bolts, screws, or other fasteners by means of handheld, air, or electric tools.

*Weld or tack welds products, such as carbon steel, stainless steel or aluminum using tables or rotating positioners.

*Read drawings and follow standards.

*Set up equipment to stated processes.

*Use common measuring equipment such as tape measures, calipers and gauges.

*May be authorized to operate a forklift.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

*Ability to read drawings and understand and comply with quality standards

*Be able to use common measuring devices, such as tape measure and calipers

*Must be 18 years old to operate equipment

*Knowledge of LEAN manufacturing processes

*Knowledge and experience with stick/MIG welding preferred

*Knowledge of TIG welding processes

*Knowledge and experience using a grinder or other hand tools is preferred

Education and Experience

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred but not required



N (Not Applicable): Activity is not applicable to this occupation

O (Occasionally): Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0- 2.5+ hours/day)

F (Frequently): Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5: 5.5+ hours/day)

C (Constantly): Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hours/day)


Stand: frequently

Walk: frequently

Sit: occasionally

Climb: N/A

Crawl: N/A

Squat or kneel: occasionally

Bend: frequently

Fine Manipulation: occasionally

Reach Outward: occasionally

Reach above shoulder: occasionally

Drive: frequently if forklift driver authorized

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less: frequently

11 - 20 lbs: frequently

21 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: frequently up to 60lbs

Over 100 lbs: N/A

Push / Pull

10 lbs or less: frequently

10 - 20 lbs: frequently

20 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: frequently

Over 100 lbs: N/A

Working Conditions

*Ability to acclimate to warm and cold temperatures based on weather (environment is not a controlled temperature environment)

Safety Equipment Required

*Must be able to wear personal protective equipment

*Must be able to wear a respirator

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company: Greenbrier Central

Functional Group: Production

EOE including Disability/Veteran