The Scale Operator is responsible for weighing agricultural raw materials, such as soybeans and corn, received from suppliers. This is seasonal position, with opportunities available at the following locations:
Lake Providence, Louisiana
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
This individual reports directly to their assigned Location supervisor. This position does not require experience; we will train the right person how to handle our commodities.
Essential Job Functions include:
Measure and weigh product for conformance to required specifications.
Accurately record weight, quantity and quality of product.
Discard or reject products not meeting requirements.
Notify supervisor of production challenges or problems.
Check arriving materials to ensure they match purchase orders, submitting discrepancies as necessary.
Make minor adjustments to equipment to calibrate instrument to required tolerances.
Education / Experience
Education: High School or/ equivalent (GED), grain or agriculture experience a plus.
Must have prompt and regular attendance
Understand and follow company workplace safety requirements, policies and procedures.
Must be able to meet physical requirements of this positions, including but not limited to standing, sitting, bending and kneeling
Work in a variety of conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc.),
Willing to work weekends and overtime as needed
Must demonstrate commitment and initiative to work independently while being flexible enough to work in team settings when needed
Exhibit a professional image and work ethic at all times
Maintain a positive and respectful attitude