Arrow Transportation Systems Inc.

Fuel Transloader - Lead Hand - PoCo Reload

Job Locations CA-BC-Port Coquitlam
Company Arrow Reload


Over 100 years in business, the Arrow Group of Companies has led the way in developing service focused transportation solutions by working with a broad range of customers, hauling a wider variety of products, and expanding our presence throughout Canada and the United States.   Arrow is an industry leading transportation, distribution and materials handling organization.


We are looking for a Lead Hand Fuel Transloader to join us and become part of our Arrow family.


Great people work here!



We Offer

  • Competitive Pay with Lead Hand premium!
  • Full Benefits including dental, life insurance, pharmaceutical, vision care, chiropractor, massage, EAP, and more....
  • Opportunity to join an RRSP matching program
  • Year round work
  • Onsite training
  • New equipment


The Lead Hand Fuel Transloader is responsible for the safe and efficient transfer of product into or out of truck or railcars by use of specialized transload equipment. This individual is also responsible for accurate and verified shipping and receiving paperwork.The supervisor/manager/foreman instructs the Lead Hand regarding the daily plan.  The Lead Hand then works alongside the crew, directs their daily work, trouble shoots issues, problem solves and brings questions or concerns to the attention of the supervisor/manager/foreman.  The Lead Hand is assigned responsibility for the quality and quantity of work carried out by the team to which the Lead Hand is assigned.  


As a Lead Hand Transloader, you will:

  • Work and report to the immediate supervisor to prioritize daily job requirements.  
  • Perform daily duties alongside crew. 
  • Inform crew of the daily plan.  
  • Report all incidents, problems or concerns with regards to technical, safety, labour, materials, equipment and process to the immediate supervisor. 
  • Maintain service quality. 
  • Load/unload materials consisting of a variety of liquid bulk products (fuel).  
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate and maintain railcar/transloading equipment (e.g. hoses, transfer pumps, portable stair systems, small to medium sized equipment, etc.).  
  • Load railcars with liquid bulk with mobile loading racks by removing tank domes, securing the loading equipment and hoses and operating the control panel.  
  • Understand how to properly sample and record the commodity for measurements and levels.  
  • Assist haulers fixing their equipment to ours, checking for leaks and operating their pump as necessary.  
  • Work in adherence to all safe work practices, procedures, as well as all regulatory requirements.  
  • Suggest changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of yard, shop, department, or work crew.  
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor/manager.  

You Possess

  • Previous relevant experience is an asset
  • Willingness to work different shifts as required
  • A sound understanding or aptitude to learn the transloading of liquid commodities including hazardous materials 
  • Willing to work with liquid bulk materials
  • Previous Lead Hand experience an asset.  
  • A positive team attitude
  • A strong safety mindset
  • Solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment
  • Ability to climb ladders, throw rail cables and lift 50lbs
  • Ability to complete the physical aspects of the job including opening and closing railcars dome lids, climb railcars (heights), crawl under railcars, walk long distances on uneven terrain, etc.
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions (snow, rain, sub-freezing temps, heat, wind)
  • Ability to be flexible in working day or night shift including some weekends
  • Basic training may include, but is not limited to the following: first aid, heat/cold stress prevention, fall protection, WHMIS, Rail Safe, PPE, Site Orientation
  • Training based on specific commodities may include, but is not limited to the following: specific equipment competencies, H2S, SCBA, self-contained breathing apparatus, T.D.G (Canada), HazMat (USA), Emergency Response Plan, overflow protection systems
  • Experience working with computers an asset

We are an equal opportunity employer.



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