Heartland Co-op Facility Operations/Maintenance - Agronomy - FT in Mondamin, Iowa

Job Descriptions:

Responsible for receiving/loading/delivering agronomy products and general upkeep and routine maintenance at Heartland Co-op facilities by preforming the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive dry/liquid fertilizer, chemical and seed products into the facility.

  • Assist in scheduling, mixing and loading of liquid/dry fertilizer and chemicals.

  • Assist in ensuring the accuracy of mixing liquid/dry fertilizer and chemicals.

  • Loading customer and Heartland Co-op trucks/trailers with products using an end loader, forklift or by hand.

  • Assists in delivery of fertilizer, chemical and seed products to customers or Heartland Co-op application equipment.

  • Assists with scale operation.

  • Assists in conducting and maintaining accurate inventory of fertilizer, chemical and seed products.

  • Performs routine maintenance and housekeeping in mix plants, warehouses and shops. Responsible for records maintenance and housekeeping performed in appropriate log book or applicable maintenance program.

  • During times when fertilizer, chemicals and seed are not being loaded or moved, cleaning activities throughout the facility

  • During seasonal slow times assist with grain, feed and petroleum operations as needed.

  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and commercial insurability at all times.

  • Other duties may be assigned.

Competency:

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures.

  • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.

  • Dependability - Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.

  • Quantity - Meets productivity standards.

  • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Uses equipment and materials properly.

Required Experience:

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Ability:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, and other employees of the organization.

Math Ability:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills:

No Computer skills needed.

Certificates and Licenses:

May be required to maintain a current weighing license and grain grading certificate. Must maintain a valid driver’s license and commercial insurability at all times.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to outdoor weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to work in high, precarious places.

The noise level in the work environment is usually loud and sometimes moderate.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to talk or hear.

PCP Level: 4

Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or 10 to 20 pounds of force constantly.

Keyword: Facility Operations/Maintenance - Agronomy

From: Heartland Co-op