Plant Operations – Equipment Maintenance
Do you have a valid class-A driver?s license? Are you able to bend and lift up to 80 lbs.? Do you have good math and organization skills with an ability to prioritize multiple assignments? Are you willing to work overtime during busy seasons? If you said yes to all of these questions, 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 PositionWilbur-Ellis is seeking a motivated Plant Operations / Equipment Maintenance professional to assist in all aspects of chemical operations and equipment maintenance. The ideal candidate requires a strong mechanical ability and aptitude and must enjoy working with a diverse customer base in a fast-paced setting.??Key Skills and Abilities IncludeHigh School Diploma or equivalentMust maintain a Class-A driver?s license with a good driving record and the appropriate endorsementsKnowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)Excellent interpersonal skills between both customers and fellow employeesWillingness to operate material handling equipment, including forklift, order picker, pallet jack, and other equipment requiredAbility to repetitively bend a lift boxes and bags up to 80 lbs. while working in a non-climate controlled environmentGood math and organizational skillsAbility to prioritize multiple assignmentsAbility to work and contribute to a team approach/effort with a positive attitude and outlook??Key Personal Attributes Include Versality, flexibility, and willingness to contributeEffective multi-taskerWillingness and desire to work overtime hours during busy seasons??Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables IncludeBatch Plant OperationsProperly interpret and create batch sheetsCreate custom chemical blends in the batch plantProperly label all custom blendsFill trucks as neededAssist with scheduling all out-going deliveriesWork with Plant Manager on awareness and management of any contaminated loadsNeatness and attention to detail on all paperwork, and seeing that all paperwork returns to office for processing?Tank Farm OperationsManage all tanks (liquid levels, labeling, maintenance, etc.)Coordinate with purchasing agent on all ordering / scheduling of incoming bulk chemical deliveriesOversee tank farm cleanliness / upkeepOversee waste water managementOversee repair, maintenance, and safety issues on tank farm equipmentSecure tank farm at end of each dayEnsure all equipment and plumbing is properly maintainedOversee random sampling for accuracy?Repackaging of bulk materialsEnsure proper label is affixed to each containerRepackaging slips completed and returned to purchase agentManage and keep drums used for repackaging clean and in good orderMonth-end bulk inventory reconciliation with purchasing agent?Other DutiesShop repair work and equipment maintenanceAssist with deliveries of chemicals and fertilizers as neededAssist with pulling of orders and packaging of products for shipment?Maintain a professional appearance and positive attitude at all timesEnjoy and embrace a diverse/variety of job duties and responsibilitiesAttend product training sessions and meetings when necessaryCoordinate and fill drum blends for seed treatmentAll other duties as assigned??Compensation and BenefitsCompetitive houly wage (to be determined based on experience and other factors)Comprehensive company benefits??COMPANY CULTURE ?Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employerWilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific.?Wilbur-Ellis is for and about peopleWilbur-Ellis has enjoyed?over ninety-three years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and a dedication to quality work, our customers and each other.?Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry?s best workforceWilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment.?Wilbur-Ellis Company is an Equal Opportunity EmployerApply for this job.