Grain Elevator Operator - Harpster, Ohio
Company: Smithfield Foods
Posted on: September 15, 2023
Your OpportunityThis position is responsible for assisting in
the implementation of work schedules, safety programs, logistics
and record keeping in conjunction with the facility manager.
Performs all aspects of grain handling and facility operations.
Weigh and grade both inbound and outbound grain and grain products
proficiently in an effort to ensure all products meet SFD
specifications. Prepares scale receipts and enters deliveries into
Operate loading/unloading equipment to ship or receive grain
Inspect grain facilities daily to ensure equipment maintains proper
condition of stored grains.
Help facility manager schedule logistics as they pertain to inbound
and outbound grain.
Maintain and handle inventories to maximize SFD profitability
including grain movements, condition, blending of grain/grain
Identify any problems or improvements and work with facility
manager to find solutions.
Deal proficiently with customers on a daily basis.
Assist in implementing any specific work or safety programs set
forth by SFD.
Responsible for being in compliance with all environmental laws and
procedures to which Smithfield Foods and Smithfield Hog Production
Report all environmental issues immediately to supervisor.
Read and understand the company's emergency notification process
and will be responsible for reviewing that policy at their work
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature
and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job.
They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so
classified. May perform other duties as assigned. QualificationsTo
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
Ability to understand and comply with all safety policies and
Verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills.
Effective communication with grain customers.
Ability to work independently and in a team.
Available to work extended weekday and weekend hours during grain
Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic
Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while
building strong working relationships and a positive work
Work EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics & physical
demands described here are representative of those an employee
encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision and ability
to adjust focus.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
Frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel;
reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk
Regularly work at elevated heights.
Routinely exposed to moving mechanical parts; outside weather
Must be able to tolerate cold, heat, grain dust, grain/mill odors,
and noisy conditions.
Career BenefitsTo learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visit
smithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits.Why Work at Smithfield Foods? We
are committed to meeting our employees' needs, addressing their
concerns and helping them enjoy rewarding careers with our company.
PEOPLE MATTERWith more than 60,000 jobs globally, our employees
drive our success. We strive to create a fair, ethical and
rewarding work environment.GROWTH & DEVELOPMENTWorking at
Smithfield isn't just a job - it's the foundation for a lifelong
career with training designed to help you advance
professionally.BENEFITSOur people matter. That's why we offer
excellent, comprehensive benefits packages to our full-time
employees.SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGESustainability is ingrained in our
culture and guides how we operate. We believe in innovating for the
future.About Smithfield Foods Headquartered in Smithfield, Va.
since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with
agricultural roots and a global reach. With more than 60,000 jobs
globally, we are dedicated to producing "Good food. Responsibly--"
and serve as one of the world's leading vertically integrated
protein companies. We have pioneered sustainability standards for
more than two decades, including our industry-leading commitments
to become carbon negative in U.S. company-owned operations and
reduce GHG emissions 30 percent across our entire U.S. value chain
by 2030. We believe in the power of protein to end food insecurity
and have donated hundreds of millions of food servings to our
communities. Smithfield boasts a portfolio of high-quality iconic
brands, such as Smithfield -- , Eckrich -- and Nathan's Famous -- ,
among many others. For more information connect with us on
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. EEO/AA Information
Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace
diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected
veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other
protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by
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