POSITION: Processing Crew Member
Processing Crew Members is involved with the daily operation at the processing plant. This involves drying, screening, packaging and loading of leonardite. As a member of the processing crew all employees are cross trained and will perform duties as required. Directions for daily activities are assigned by the Plant Manager or Foreman.
- Operate forklifts to move Leonardite around facility, on to trucks, shipping containers and railcars.
- Drive front end loader from stockpile to hoppers.
- Package finished Leonardite and prepare for shipping.
- Repair equipment as necessary using special skills, if available.
- Clean equipment, grounds and warehouses as requested.
- Operate processing equipment: drum dryer/ screener, Plant.
- Work with Plant Manager and Safety Director to maintain a safe working environment following the guidelines of Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA).
- Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.
Experience, Competencies and Education:
- Action Oriented
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Skills such as welding, mechanics or carpentry are valued
- Some heavy lifting and considerable moving of equipment required.
- Lifting of objects up to 100 lbs.
- Must be able to stand/walk during shift
Training Provided for:
- New Miner MSHA Training
- MSHA Refresher coarse
- Lock-out Tag-out.
- Forklift Safety.
- Quality System Awareness
- First Aid
Personal Protective Equipment required:
- Safety Glasses - furnished
- Hard Hat - furnished
- Dust Mask - furnished
- Steel Toed Boots
- FR's NOT required
- Year-round outdoors, Regularly exposed to dust and noise.
- Exposed to a combination of normal office type environments and shop environments
- Hours of operation are 6AM-10PM Mon. – Sunday
- Weekend, Overtime and On-Call hours are possible, and are generally predictable
- Vacation, Sick leave and Holiday pay
- Health, vision and life insurance paid 75% by Leonardite Products after probation period
- Family friendly management policies