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Grain Operations Specialist

Job ID:  6660
Location: 

Taylor, ND, US, 58656-9761

Date posted:  Sep 16, 2022
Employment Type:  Hourly
Schedule:  Full Time
Job ID:  6660

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.

Summary

CHS is looking for a full time Grain Laborer to work at our Taylor Grain Terminal.

Responsibilities

  • Acknowledge patrons and assist them in the appropriate area of operation in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Carry out assigned responsibilities promptly and efficiently.
  • Complete all safety reports and required record keeping.
  • Comply with company policy and government regulations regarding appropriate commodities handled.
  • Conduct regular house-cleaning duties, processes and record keeping. Provide excellent customer service and assist customers delivering of grain commodities to the terminal.
  • Develop and maintain a knowledge of commodities handled, work environment and develop safe work habits. Follow all company policies, procedures and safety requirements.
  • Keep good housekeeping of working area at all times.
  • Load and unload products from trucks in a timely manner as they come into the business. Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
  • Maintain and repair equipment as needed for safe and efficient operation. Perform housekeeping to ensure a clean, orderly, and safe work environment, both inside and outside of all facilities. Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned. 
  • Perform terminal work: driving loader, loading inventory, forklift, mechanics, general maintenance, etc.
  • Promptly report to supervisor any customer complaints, repair, maintenance needs and safety concerns.
  • Provide management with input on improving efficiency of operation and profitability. Unload grain commodities as they are received. Verify proper working order of equipment and supporting vehicles.
  • Work with patrons in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Grade grain
  • Clean grain
  • Load and unload rail cars
  • Work nights and weekends as needed
  • Assist with moving rail cars after loading

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • Must be able to work in confined spaces
  • Must be comfortable working on top of rail cars 
  • Must be comfortable with heights
  • Must live within 25 miles of our Taylor Terminal
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends as required 
  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to operate machinery such as loaders, conveyors, tractors, and track mobile
  • High School diploma or GED preferred
  • CDL license or ability to attain one with Hazmat endorsement preferred
  • Agriculture experience preferred
  • Forklift certification preferred
  • Pre-employment screening is based on the job requirements and industry guidelines and may or may not be required for the position. If required, selected candidates must pass pre-employment screenings to include all or a combination of drug, criminal, motor vehicle check, physical requirements and FMSCA Clearinghouse.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.