Agricultural Production Operator - 3rd Shift

The Andersons Albion Ethanol

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Sergeant Bluff, IA
Third Shift

Job Description

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Job Overview:

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Job Description:

Rooted in agriculture with the desire to serve and support our communities, The Andersons has been in the business of innovating since 1947. Our Plant Nutrient Group most notably produces dry and liquid fertilizer products designed to nurture everything from home lawns to cornfields and professional turf.

As an Agricultural Production Operator at The Andersons, you’ll have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of our manufacturing process. We’re looking for reliable utility players to help with day-to-day operations. This role may include assisting with shipping and receiving, processing and packaging product, operating a forklift, performing quality inspections, housekeeping duties, and basic record-keeping amongst other tasks.

A career with The Andersons offers:

· Full-time position with competitive pay and an extra $1/hr for 3rd shift!

· Benefits starting on day one of employment

· 401(k) match with immediate vesting

· Skill and job advancement opportunities

· Culture of safety

· Employee stock purchase plan offering

· Overtime Pay

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensures compliance and active participation in all relevant safety and environmental programs

  • Receives, stores, cares for, processes, packages, distributes and applies products and services within the facility or customers location to include housekeeping and upkeep

  • Performs quality inspections and records operational data

  • Operates and maintains various types of mobile and fixed equipment

  • Perform accurate input duties using company operating systems and programs

  • Administer prescribed training

  • Operates and maintain various types of mobile and fixed equipment

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Has developed proficiency through job-related training and considerable on the job experience

  • Completes work with a limited degree of supervision

  • Likely to act as an informal resource for colleagues with less experience

Minimum Qualifications & Skills

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred

  • 3-5 years’ relevant experience required

Physical Requirements and Working Environment

  • Must be able to stand/sit for an extended period of time

  • Ability to frequently lift/push/pull up to 60 pounds

  • Must be able to climb/stoop/kneel at heights up to 100 feet

  • Works indoors and outdoors in varying weather conditions and temperatures

  • Working conditions could include: dust, fumes, moderate noise and uneven surfaces

This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It does not include all responsibilities and skills required of the job and may be changed at any time. All responsibilities must be completed in compliance with all safety protocols, policies, procedures and consistent with the spirit and philosophy of The Andersons’ Statement of Principles.

Note: The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed, but are not to be seen as a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Also, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer. The Andersons, Inc. is a Drug-Free Workplace. The Andersons, Inc. is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Note: The Andersons, Inc. conducts drug, alcohol and/or medical testing of applicants and employees based on type of position. A copy of our testing policy is available by contacting the HR Department at

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