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Professional Transportation Inc Auto Ramp Services: Gatekeeper/Checkpoint - Council Bluffs, IA in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Auto Ramp Services: Gatekeeper/Checkpoint - Council Bluffs, IA

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ARS - Council Bluffs, IA 0701 - Council Bluffs, IA

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Check Point / Gatekeepers Wanted – Council Bluffs, IA

Benefits of Joining PTI:

  • Multiple benefit plan options

  • Paid vacation time

  • 401(K) retirement

  • On the job training

  • Room for growth and advancement within the company

    As a PTI Check Point/Gatekeeper, you will be responsible for providing support to employee operations by allowing vehicles and employees/customers in and out of the customer facility. This position is a 24/7 operation that will require work shifts that could include nights, weekends, and holidays depending upon the agreed upon schedule. Full and part time positions are available.No prior experience required!


  • Gate locking and crash protection securement as warranted

  • Visual inspection of ID’s of all person’s entering the customer facility; announce all visitors prior to entry onto the property

  • Logging all visitor transactions on Company provided documentation to include visual observations of credentials

  • Provides standard operating procedures, rules, and regulations to all visitors to follow while being on Company/Customer property

  • Verify and scan driver truck load sheets and vehicle bay tags before exiting the facility; ensure that vehicles do not exit without this confirmation

  • Administrative duties as needed: answer phones, assisting employee/customers with questions, working closely with Company and Customer management, and ensuring compliance with facility and Company rules

  • Participate in job briefings with the Supervisors and crew prior to work beginning

  • Wear Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), such as safety vest, or high vis shirts, safety glasses at times, hearing protection and safety toe boots, when required

  • Maintain awareness and organization within the auto yard facility, attention to the ground surfaces to include (potholes, debris and/or slippery conditions)

    Our ideal candidate must:

  • Must be able to maintain eRail certification credentials as required by the railroad.

  • Have good written and verbal communication skills to coordinate with a variety of individuals.

  • Be able to work in all outdoor conditions including (rain, snow, ice, heat, wind, cold, etc.).

  • May need to travel throughout the yard/facility by walking or driving.

  • Must be able to see and hear moving equipment.

  • Must be able to work flexible hours and overtime as needed including weekends (Saturday and Sunday) and holidays.