Chip Plant Operator


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$17-19 /h
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Show Low, AZ

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Salary: $17-19/hour

Job Type: Full-time

Shift: Monday – Friday, 6 am – 2:30 pm  with potential for OT

** Pre-employment background check and drug screen required.


Lignetics, Inc offers clean, renewable solutions. We have 30 years of experience innovating eco-friendly essentials for everyday life. Lignetics manufactures a variety of consumer brands in several different categories including wood pellets for home heating, BBQ pellets for grilling, wood pellets and shavings for animal bedding, and a wood fiber-based cat litter. Each of our products have unique features and benefits but are all linked with a wonderful recycled, renewable, sustainable, and carbon neutral story. We turn recycled sawdust into value-add, branded consumer products.


- Operate mobile equipment to include Volvo 180 wheel loader, Volvo 220 wheel loader with top clamp fork and caterpillar forest machine track loader.

- Inspect equipment daily.

- Perform basic maintenance to keep equipment in clean, good working order.

- Proficiency in maintaining the proper paperwork.

- Ability to operate the machine in a timely and safe manner.

- Ability to work 12 hour rotating shift schedule.

- Responsible for other duties assigned for the job.


- High School diploma or GED preferred.

- Prior forklift and production line experience preferred.

- Must possess good eye, hand and foot coordination.

- Must be able to pass the company forklift training.

- Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and stand for a minimum of 7 hours per day.

- Required to read and interpret scales.

- Requires mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills to adjust the weight and timing of bailer and various other simple maintenance problems.

- Requires the ability to do simple math calculations.


- Annual bonus

- Pellet purchase program

- 2 weeks paid time off

- Full benefits – vision/dental

- Lignetics SWAG gear to include an annual pair of work boots & other PPE