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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Casting Finisher in Longview, Texas

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.


The Casting Finisher Position Is responsible for performing grinding operations according to safe, predictive and productive processes to support the achievement of the site's business goals and objectives.

Duties and Responsibilities

*Performs grinding operations on various size steel castings

*Use a variety of hand and power tools such as hand grinders, pedestal grinders, and chippers to remove fins, riser contacts, obstructions, or other protrusions from the casting profile.

*Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situation's to proper supervision

*Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas

*Responsible for the proper use and care of SWSCC equipment

*Follow directions of supervisor

*Understand and abide by the policies, procedures, and standards of SWSTL and/or The Greenbrier Companies (GBX)

*Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

*Must be able to read, speak, and understand English

*Technical Capacity

*Ethical Conduct

*Communication Proficiency

*Results Driven


Education and Experience

*High School Diploma (or equivalent)



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: continuously

Walk: continuously

Sit: occasionally

Climb: occasionally

Crawl: occasionally

Squat or kneel: occasionally

Bend: occasionally

Fine Manipulation: occasionally

Reach Outward: occasionally

Reach above shoulder: occasionally

Drive: N/A

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less: continuously

11 - 20 lbs: continuously

21 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: occasionally

Over 100 lbs: N/A

Push / Pull

10 lbs or less: continuously

10 - 20 lbs: frequently

20 - 50 lbs: frequently

51 - 100 lbs: occasionally

Over 100 lbs: N/A

Working Conditions

*Wear the required safety equipment properly, for at least 8 hrs/day without duress

*Manually lift up to 60 lbs (anything over 60 lbs requires 2 people to lift)

*Stand and walk on concrete and/or foundry sand for a minimum of 8 hrs/day

*Tolerate a hot, dusty environment for long periods of time, without the benefit of air conditioning

Safety Equipment Required

*Hard Hat

*Steel Toed Boots with Metatarsals

*Hearing Protection

*Various Sleeves

*Safety Glasses

*Face Shield

*Green Jacket

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: Southwest Steel

Functional Group: Production

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled