Kirby Corporation

  • Yard Utility - Brazos River Fueling

    Job ID
    Freeport, TX
  • Overview

    Kirby is looking for a safety focused and dependable Yard Utility employee at the Brazos River Fueling Facility in Freeport, TX. This employee must be able to safely transfer fuels and lube oil to marine vessels and trucks and track the paperwork associated with the transfers. This position also includes facility and vehicle maintenance as well and work associated with barge fleeting. You must be a team player as well as an individual contributor.


    ESSENTIAL DUTIES include safely performing the following:


    • Deliver fuel, lubes, and supplies to marine vessels
    • Receive deliveries of fuel, lube oil, and supplies via truck
    • Load trucks with fuels and lube oil
    • Maintain accurate paperwork associated with fuel deliveries and sales
    • Maintain an accurate inventory of fuel, lube oil, and supplies
    • Perform various facility, office, and vehicle maintenance activities
    • Interact with customers in a friendly and professional manner
    • Perform routing facility inspections
    • Assist with barge fleeting
    • Perform security duties for the facility
    • Report all incidents to facility supervisor and respond in the event of an emergency



    • Education High school diploma or GED preferred.
    • No experience. Training will be provided.



    • Be focused on safety of people, the environment, and equipment
    • Detail oriented with good handwriting and organization
    • Pass the Kirby physical for yard utility personnel
    • Have a valid driver’s license and TWIC Card
    • Basic computer skills including email, excel, and word
    • Self-motivated with the ability to work alone


    • Ability to pass the Kirby physical for Make Ready and Tankerman personnel
    • Ability to lift and carry 75 pounds up to 500 feet
    • Basic Verbal communication skills
    • Ability to communicate with industrial hygienist, PIC, and marine chemist
    • Basic writing skills
    • Ability to follow directions from Facility supervisors, Industrial Hygienist, marine chemist or PICs
    • Must adhere to all Company policies
    • Must remain drug and alcohol free at all times while on Kirby property or during course and scope of company business.


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