Part Time Scale Operator

Amherst, MD
United States
Job Description

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.


CHS has an exciting opportunity for a Part Time Scale Operator at our Amherst, CO location! We are looking for a motivated self-starter to join our growing agriculture organization. You will work with farmers, ranchers and producers to promote CHS. The ideal candidate will have a strong mathematical aptitude.

Compensation Data:

  • Hourly $12.31 - $16.92

  • This position has opportunity for promotion


Benefits: (Benefits are pro-rated for Part Time)

  • Paid time off

  • Holiday pay

  • Service Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • StayWell Health Management (offered on a reduced basis)

Other Benefits eligibility: (For employees who average over 130 hours per month, over 30 hours a week)

  • Retirement

  • Medical Insurance

  • Health Savings Account


  • Weigh and grade grain in all inbound and outbound trucks

  • Answer telephone promptly and direct calls as needed.

  • Promote the services of the grain department.

  • Provide a high level of customer service by addressing patrons in a prompt, efficient and courteous manner.

  • Work with other office personnel on special projects.

  • Perform other duties or activities as needed or directed by supervisor.

  • Work with other office personnel to keep office clean.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations.

  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • Knowledge of Production and/or Operations

Additional Qualifications

  • Farming background

  • Understanding of logistics and trucking practices

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. 

Compensation: This includes base wage and may consist of other earnings depending upon position within CHS, consisting of bonuses, incentives, commissions, merit pay.  This position may be an opportunity for promotion. 

Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health, and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short-Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.