Shipping / Receiving Technician
Fairmont , Minnesota
October 05, 2017
CHS has an exciting opportunity within our Processing and Food Ingredient division. We are looking for a Shipping / Receiving Technician who is self-motivated, has the desire to learn, and works well with others.

You will:
  • Inspect all equipment to ensure proper movement of meal, prevention of spills and minimize dust created in normal operation.
  • Load soybean meal and mill run into trucks and rail hoppers.
  • Ensure trucks and rail hoppers are clean, suitable for loading, properly weighed empty, loaded and weight certificates completed for each load.
  • Gather samples for all loads being shipped, accordance with A.O.C.S. Official Methods and Procedures set forth by the Production Manager.
  • Ensure that information is gathered for and reported on record sheets.
  • May be required to deviate from normal process procedures and use independent judgment.
  • Ensure operating maintenance and lubrication is completed as needed.
  • Ensure meal inventories are taken at end of each day and record on record sheet.
  • Perform special duties as needed during shutdowns.
  • Maintain all tools issued and monitor them as your own.
  • Help establish a culture of safety with team members.
  • Complete a thorough training program and pass a written exam on the Process Safety Management Program.
  • Participate in annual training classes as required on Environmental, Health, and Safety.
  • Spend considerable periods on feet including walking, standing, climbing steps, and climbing ladders.
  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned.

Basic Qualifications: (required)
  • 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 120ft
  • Able to stand, walk, and climb stairs continuously
  • Able to work in noisy, dusty, and all weather conditions
  • Able to be on call and work extended hours as needed
  • Work a 12 hour rotating shift

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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