General Laborer

Sparrow Company - Tampa, FL

Job Summary:

Distribution of bulk cement from barges into our silo. Loading bulk pneumatic trailers for our customers.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Performs operation functions to assure a safe and an efficient operation of the terminal
  • Operate the barge unloading unit to unload bulk cement from the barges into the silos. Assist trucks with unloading into the silos when applicable
  • Maintain terminal equipment
  • Work includes manual labor with necessary tools as assigned
  • Responsible for all labor, operations and technical duties in connection with the operations and maintenance of the terminal
  • Responsible for special projects and requests as needed
  • Perform clean-up work and housekeeping assignments
  • Performs all work in a safe manner
  • Maintain terminal’s Quality Control Program and Environmental Program.
  • Digging, excavating, trenching, and backfilling
  • Adhere to all company and O.S.H.A. rules and regulations at all times and wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
  • Meet or exceed company safety standards
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management


  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English
  • High School Diploma preferred
  • Bilingual a plus

Working Conditions:

  • Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors
  • Must wear protective equipment while at the location

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Heavy Work-Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds or force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment
  • Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls


Posted On: Friday, October 22, 2021

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