Process Operator - Training Available
Annawan , Illinois
October 05, 2017

CHS has an opportunity within our Renewable Fuels division located in Annawan, IL. We are looking for a Process Operator who is willing to learn the process of our ethanol/biodiesel production facility. CHS offers an excellent benefit package with growth potential. We are seeking someone that is self-motivated and works well with others in a team environment.

You will:

  • Be trained by a knowledgeable staff member to be able to perform the tasks associated with the safe, efficient operation of the ethanol -biodiesel facility
  • Become knowledgeable in process operations and understand chemical, biological and mechanical principles.
  • Conduct inspections of key process points, make necessary adjustments and identify problems on equipment under your direction.
  • Ensure products meet specifications.
  • Run routine laboratory analysis as scheduled or directed.
  • Conduct basic preventative maintenance as required and assist maintenance techs as needed.
  • Follow all established safety rules and procedures; alert management of any safety concerns.
  • Monitor, maintain, and care for all issued tools.
  • Complete the training program for the area assigned.
  • Attend the monthly employee training.
  • Work together with fellow employees in a professional manner.
  • Keep work area clean, orderly, and in a safe condition.
  • Hard hats, steel toed boots, eye & hearing protection are provided and required in designated areas.
  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned.
  • Process operators work a rotating 12 hour shift to cover 24/7, you may be called upon to cover openings on a shift other than your own.
  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards, correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

Basic Qualifications: (required)
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Ability to speak and read English
  • Able to lift, use tools, shovel, sweep, load & unload, and carry materials up to 50lbs frequently
  • Able to climb ladders and work at heights up to 180ft
  • Able to stand, walk, and climb stairs as needed.
  • Able to work in noisy, dusty, and all-weather conditions

A little about us:
CHS is proud to offer veterans a place to grow their careers. Driven by the values of the farm families who own CHS, our employees focus on helping farmers raise healthy crops.

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