Seasonal Scale Operator

chsincT1
Holyoke, MD
United States
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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.


Summary

CHS has an opportunity in our Country Operations Division. We are looking for an individual to join our Grain Operations team working as a Seasonal Scale Operator. You will assist patrons in a professional manner and promote a positive image of the coop. You must have the ability to adapt, think and make decisions quickly; have a pleasant attitude, be helpful, and customer focused.


Compensation Data

- Ranging from $16.21 - $21.69


Responsibilities


  • Independently carry out general labor responsibilities promptly and efficiently. Responsibilities may include:

  • Develop and maintain knowledge of the commodities handled at the location and comply with company policy and government regulations pertaining to commodities.

  • Work with customers in a courteous and professional manner.

  • Prepare trucks and railcars for loading/unloading, which may require sampling, loosening large nuts, opening hatches, and attaching and/or detaching flexible hoses.

  • Load and unload agricultural inputs from railcars and/or trucks using heavy or light duty machinery/equipment. May include bulk and or packaged material.

  • Control and monitor all load out functions.

  • Understand and operate automated scale/dump systems.

  • Conduct and properly record daily, weekly and monthly maintenance tasks including but not limited to lubrication of pumps, valves, and loading arms. Inspect in-use equipment looking for seeps and leaks of process equipment.

  • Monitor and maintain quality of inventory (may include blended, bulk or packaged product).

  • Deliver products such as fertilizer, chemical, seed, feed and others to customer sites.

  • Keep all work areas in a clean, orderly and safe condition. Conduct regular housekeeping duties such as sweeping, shoveling, power washing, scraping and cleaning up spills. Complete appropriate record keeping.

  • Perform grounds maintenance including snow removal.


Minimum Qualifications (required)


  • Knowledge of Operations and/or Business Operations


Additional Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED preferred
  • Pre-employment screening is based on the job requirements and industry guidelines and may or may not be required for the position. If required, selected candidates must pass pre-employment screenings to include all or a combination of drug, criminal, motor vehicle check, physical requirements and FMSCA Clearinghouse

Physical Requirements


  • Ability to lift 75 pounds

  • Ability to climb rail cars, ladders, stairs, and bins

  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures


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. 


CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


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