Operations Support Bunkie, LA


Bunkie, LA, US, 71322-3917

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


Under general direction, performs a variety of job responsibilities which will include, primarily, loading and unloading of tanker trailers and the repackaging of mini bulk tanks, equipment and plant maintenance work. Maintenance of warehouse facility, inside and out, to help ensure facility is operating in a clean manner. Respond to customer questions on products. 

Key Responsibilities

•    May assist with recordkeeping related to warehouse/inventory responsibilities. 
•    Unload liquid ag products from commercial tanker delivery trucks. Ensure proper storage and handling of products. Load company delivery trucks with customer products.  
•    Additional Key Activities: Seasonally, long hours may be required. 
•    Maintenance of warehouse facility to include any repairs needed on pumps and on other operational equipment and troubleshooting. Ensure cleanliness of facility inside and out. 
•    Maintain clean and orderly warehouse. 
•    Miscellaneous duties such as assisting with special projects, attending training sessions, providing back-up when needed, etc. 

Disclaimer - These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. 

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

•    Two plus years related experience and/or training. 
•    Forklift experience is required.  
•    Knowledge of the local geography is preferred to assist in locating farms and fields.  
•    Ability to maintain maintenance records for equipment. 
•    Ability to take on dispatching duties when necessary.  
•    Ability to lift 50lbs multiple times throughout the day.  
•    Ability to follow written and oral instructions.  


Other Information

Knowledge of basic farm equipment and operation. Skills: Ability to do a variety of tasks in succession, i.e., blending products together, loading a truck, and driving the truck to a farm.

Job Requisition ID: 17422

Travel Required: None

Location(s): SGS Retail - Bunkie 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status. **