OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE (Carrington, ND)

AgroLiquid in Carrington North Dakota is seeking to add a high energy collaborative Operations Associate team member to our site that will support and actively engage in achieving company growth, goals and objectives. This is a full-time position with a growing company that offers excellent benefits including top-level health insurance, 401k retirement plan, paid holidays, paid time off and more!! The successful candidate will be able to accurately and efficiently perform daily physical and computerized tasks using LEAN based processes. To be considered for our team, please remit a cover letter and resume.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare & load product for shipments: bulk truck, rail, and totes.
  • Offload rail cars and trucks
  • Operate equipment and related computer system
  • Assist in product manufacturing
  • Assist with maintaining inventory counts
  • Lawn care and snow removal
  • Operate forklift, hand truck, dolly and other devices
  • Assist with pump inspections and repairs
  • General housekeeping & maintenance as directed

Qualifications:

  • Related job experience
  • Outstanding Attitude, Work Ethic & Customer Service Skills
  • Proficient computer skills; Microsoft Office & ERP (a plus)
  • Mechanical Aptitude
  • Ability to stand/sit/lift/squat/stoop and/or move over 50 lbs.
  • Driver’s License with good driving record.
  • Forklift experience
  • LEAN experience a plus

Job Type: Full-time

Please send resume or inquiry to Human Resources

PRODUCTION CHEMIST (St. Johns, MI)

Innovative plant nutrition company is seeking to add a Production Chemist to our staff to support and actively engage in company growth, goals and objectives as it relates to formulating, recommending, and overseeing applied and pure research programs, projects and complex studies utilizing knowledge of mathematical, statistical, and physical science concepts and techniques.  Lead formulation improvements resulting in new products carrying through the research process for introduction to market.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with procurement to develop strategies for conducting root cause analysis and improving product quality and compatibility over the complete spectrum of products
  • Develop product manufacturing techniques that improve overall product quality and compatibility
  • Analyze New Material Sources for quality
  • Assist with development and management of Supplier Scorecards
  • Developing New Products and improving existing products under general Supervision
  • Set quantitative goals and work with suppliers to maintain and improve quality of incoming materials
  • Identify alternative source materials to improve quality and product costing
  • Assists with recommendations to correct field issues related to product quality
  • Experimental Product Sales Support tools
  • Maintain SOP’s for all processes including lab operations, production scale ups, and safety management for new processes
  • Research and Product updates for marketing material and presentation at meetings
  • Provide Substantiated Claims for use by marketing and sales in promotion of products
  • Customer support agent by phone
  • Follow all safety policies, procedures and protocols at all times.
  • Responsible for maintaining clean and safe work environment
  • Responsible for other duties as deemed necessary by management

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree in related field or Equivalent Experience
  • Continuous Improvement, ISO, or LEAN Manufacturing Experience Required
  • Manufacturing Scale Up Experience Required
  • Plant physiology, microbiology and/or botany knowledge
  • Ability to accountably work independently and as member of a team
  • High level of professionalism and communication skill
  • Excellent interpersonal and organization skills
  • Ability to supervise staff and manage operations under general supervision
  • Ability to stand; sit; lift, squat, stoop and move over 50 lbs.
  • Highly proficient computer skills (inc. Microsoft Office and data analysis tools)
  • Available for travel up to 15% of the time

Please send resume or inquiry to Human Resources

SHIPPING SITE ASSOCIATE – part-time (Billings, MT)

Support and actively engage in company growth, goals and objectives as it relates to supporting operations at our liquid fertilizer rail and truck site in Billings by completing daily tasks as assigned.  Rely on related experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals to work accountably under general supervision.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Railside Yard-
  • Load & unload railcars and semi-trucks utilizing pumps, valves, computerized control instrumentation.
  • Unload, move, stack and store incoming packaged materials over 75 lbs
  • Prepare/assemble product for shipment to complete shipping orders and records
  • Tank-Farm Inventory
  • Move materials following tickets to fill orders from storage, stock or other departments
  • Material identification, damage and shortage reports
  • Operate a power lift truck, hand truck, dolly, or other device
  • Assist in special site related projects as assigned
  • Perform maintenance & repairs on pumps, compressors, heaters, controls for liquid transfer processes as needed
  • Follow all safety policies, procedures and protocols at all times.
  • Perform general cleaning duties as needed inside and outside

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Related job experience
  • Outstanding Attitude, Work Ethic & Customer Service Skills
  • Proficient computer skills; ERP & Microsoft Office
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record
  • Forklift experience
  • A strong mechanical aptitude
  • Competent in documentation and organizational skills
  • Willingness to work extended hours and alone on weekends
  • Ability to stand, sit, squat, stoop and lift and/or move 75 lbs or more

Please send resume or inquiry to Human Resources

OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE (Williams, IA)

Innovative Plant Nutrition Company in Williams Iowa is seeking to add a team member to our collaborative, high-output team.  The successful candidate will support and actively engage with the team in achieving company growth, goals and objectives.  This is a full-time position with a top-level health insurance package, 401k retirement plan with aggressive company match, paid holidays & time off and more!!

Primary responsibilities include loading/unloading shipments (truck & rail), operating production equipment & general maintenance. Position requires the candidate to have a great attitude and work ethic, proficient computer skills, be mechanically inclined and have the physical ability to lift/move over 50lbs.

Please send resume or inquiry to Human Resources