Production Technician- Indianola, IA
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 140 countries. With a global value chain that includes more than 460 crop procurement locations, 300 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 40 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, chemical and energy uses. For more information, please log onto www.adm.com. Production Technician?This is an hourly, full-time position. Position Summary: Engage in facility and equipment maintenance in accordance with plant policies and procedures. Ensure smooth production operation during shift. Job Responsibilities: Work with compliance to all applicable OSHA, EPA, and ADM health and safety workpractices, production and material handling procedures
Maintains an attitude that accidents are preventableDiscusses any safety concerns with supervisor throughout the shift
Job Requirements Perform routine maintenance on equipment.Determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed.Determine causes of operating errors and provide solutions.Use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.Determine tools and equipment required to complete job.Repair equipment using proper tools.Operate within standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Job Safety Analysis (JSAs). Observe gauges, dial or other indicators to make certain the machine is working properly.Ensure a clean and safe work area. Maintain tools and equipment to prevent introduction of foreign materials into production equipment of finished productsConduct tests and inspections of products, services and processes to check quality and performance.Maintain compliance with regulatory requirements, including but not limited to OSHAContribute to company-wide strategic planning effortsOther duties as assigned Education and Experience Preferences:High School Diploma or GED with 3-5 years related experience and/or training.
Reasoning Ability:Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
Technical Skills:Knowledge of manufacturing processes, procedures and machinery. Computer; proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook.
Physical and Environmental Demand: Ability to lift, push, pull 50+ lbs.
Will also require standing, walking, sitting, bending, pushing, pullingWork is performed in a non-climate control factory.Work environment requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, steel toe work boots, hard hats and any other protective gear.
Loose fitting clothes and jewelry are not permitted.
Relocation assistance is not available with this position.This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and background check. ADM is an Equal Opportunity Employer for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.