Granulation Utility Operator
Granulation Utility Operator- (Americus, Georgia, U.S.A.)At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion. Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.This position will report to the Operations Supervisor.What you will do: Adhere to and practice all safety regulations. This includes the care and maintenance of all PPE issued to you by the companyMust work rotating shifts in the Granulation departmentMust occasionally wear a respirator to perform certain jobsResponsible for house-keeping in the granulation unitMonitor the screening system and clean the screens on a timely basisMonitor and maintain the cyclones on a timely basisAssist the tractor driver in cleaning #1, bulk, and minor element elevator pitsMonitor final product for quality assuranceAssist the scale operator with various tasksAssist the Supervisor with mechanical repairsKeep all elevator, screws, and drag chutes clear of build up and lumpsClean up all spillage in the unit and keep the bottom floor swept cleanLearn job duties of fellow crew-members for relief purposesUnderstand and obey all Safety and Plant Work RulesMust be able to lift up to 50 lbsRequired prolonged bending, stooping and squattingLadder and scaffolding workFrequent stair climbingOverhead workOperate heavy equipment: Forklifts and Front-end LoadersWalk long distancesPerform manual laborAbility to work long hours on your feetWilling to work weekends and overtimeOther duties, not mentioned above in order to complete job tasks assignedWhat you will bring: HS Diploma or equivalent requiredOutside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture.Are you a good match? Apply today!Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristicsThis job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.To stay connected to us and for the latest job postings and news, follow us on: LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter **EOE race/color/sex/sexual orientation/gender identity/disability/veteranApply for this job.