ank Farm Operator Assistant – (Mattawa, WA)
?Description?Do you have knowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations? Can you operate equipment including a forklift, order picker, pallet jack, and other equipment? Do you have a good computer, math, and organizational skills with the ability?to prioritize?multiple assignments? Are you detail oriented and have strong interpersonal skills? If so, we want to hear from you!???For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services.? Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us!?General Purpose and Scope of Position:Assist in all aspects of plant operations and of warehouse operations duties.? To include but not limited to; stocking and retrieving package and bulk containers, forklift and general housekeeping.? Role requires strong mechanical ability and aptitude.? Must enjoy working with diverse customer base in a fast-paced setting.?Key Skills and Abilities Include:Knowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)Willingness to operate material handling equipment including forklift, order picker, pallet jack and other equipment as requiredAbility to repetitively bend and lift boxes and bags up to 80 lbs. while working in a non-climate controlledGood computer, math and organizational skills with ability to prioritize multiple assignmentsWilling and desires to work overtime hours during busy seasonsHigh School Diploma or equivalent??Key Personal Attributes Include:Maintain a professional appearance and positive attitude at all timesEnjoys and embraces a diverse/variety of job duties and responsibilitiesPerson should be versatile, flexible, and willing.Detail oriented ? ability to enter data with a high level of accuracy.Can effectively multi-taskWork and contribute to a team approach/effort with a positive attitude and outlookRequires excellent interpersonal skills between both customers and fellow employees?Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:Tank Farm OperationManage all bulk fertilizer tanks (liquid levels, labeling, maintenance, etc.)Oversee tank farm cleanliness and upkeepOversee waste water managementOversee repair, maintenance and safety issues on all tank farm equipmentSecure tank farm at the end of each dayEnsure that all equipment and plumbing is properly maintainedWear proper safety equipment per SDS sheets of chemical being handled by employeeMake sure tank is cleaned and ready to be filled, Ensure the integrity of containers being filled with proper testing per EPA rulesEnsure proper weight of tank and chemicalMake sure tank is sealed correctly when finishedMake sure tank is properly stickered for warnings, deposit and tank testingScan bar code for tracking of tankLoad and unload bulk tankersUtilize catch basins for spillsMonitor all tanks that are being pumped into or out of for leaks, spills or damageMake sure all containers are properly cleaned when done fillingMake sure all drums are put safely onto a pallet and wrapped with shrink wrap before being put into the warehouse for storage or onto the truck for deliveryEnsure the security of the bulk room and all aspects of it which may include but are not limited to, locking out electrical switches and or pumps, making sure tank valves are in the closed position at the end of the dayMaking sure all pumps and valves are labeled correctly, whether it be on or off, open or close, or the correct chemical nameAll electrical cords and outlets are well taken care ofReport any issues with equipment to manager right awayOther DutiesAssist with shop repair work and equipment maintenance when neededAssist with pulling of orders and packaging of products for shipmentMaintain accurate inventory records, ensuring no product leaves, or enters warehouse without necessary paperworkAttend product training sessions and meetings when necessaryAll other duties as assigned?Compensation and Benefits:Competitive hourly wage (to be determined based on experience and other factors)Comprehensive company benefits?Job Code:?TANKF03298Apply for this job.