Grain Operations
Job Type
Full-time
Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Handle incoming/outgoing grain by unloading/loading trucks
  • Weigh, sample, and test grain for quality purposes
  • Assist in the general maintenance and housekeeping of grain facilities and the yard(s) to keep things neat and clean. Notify supervisor of any safety concerns
  • Load train shuttle cars
  • Transport grain off farms and complete local grain deliveries as requested by supervisor
  • Observe OSHA, State, and Federal safety regulations
  • Monitor and maintain quality of grain inventory
  • General maintenance of grain handling equipment
  • Provide excellent customer service and assist patrons
  • Will assist other departments and cooperative locations as needed
  • Additional duties may be assigned by management
Requirements

BASIC REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma
  • Must have or be able to obtain Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements, and be an insurable driver
  • Must be able to pass DOT required physical and related drug test
  • Ability to operate tractors, semi's, grain trucks, loaders, and conveyors
  • Availability to work extended hours during peak seasons
  • Computer and data entry skills
  • Must be able to follow directions and effectively communicate with others
  • Agriculture background preferred but not required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to lift 75lbs., climb ladders and/or rail cars, stairs, and bins
  • May also be required to work in confined spaces
  • Must be able to work in grain dust and during inclement weather
  • Must be able to perform all physical requirements of the position