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Grain Operator/CDL Driver

Posted on: September 13, 2022

Website Madison Farmer's Elevator

POSITION SUMMARY

The Elevator Operator position involves running the corn dryer, overseeing the loading and unloading of trucks for the elevator, grain handling, safety and maintenance, and service.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Tends conveyors and routes grain from unloading pit to elevator via computer
    Perform operations to keep facility running properly such as loading/unloading trucks and rail cars
    Filling ground piles and transferring
    Provide a high level of customer service
    Maintain the general appearance of the facility
    Monitor equipment to ensure its in good working order, participate in the overall maintenance of the facility and equipment – notify management of any necessary repairs or possible equipment concerns
    Will be required to work overtime hours especially during harvest receiving hours
    Communicate corn dryer performance to the Operations Manager
    Make efficient use of storage space available
    Assist in making periodic inspections of stored grain
    Blend all grains as necessary when shipping out to achieve maximum grade and resultant price for company
    Assist customers with unloading and loading
    Assist Operations Manager with grain housekeeping duties

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or GED is required. Basic computer skills are necessary.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

Must be comfortable operating heavy machinery. Class A CDL preferred. Must be able to problem solve and make decisions as needed. Demonstrate strong customer service and ability to work effectively in a team environment. Ability to work outside in all types of weather, climb ladders, and work from heights. Will be required to work long irregular hours especially during harvest receiving hours.

Strong verbal communication is required as well as ability to follow instructions. English verbal communication is required.

To apply for this job please visit www.madisonfarmerselevator.com.