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Operations Support (Hershey, NE)

Location: 

Hershey, NE, US, 69143-1101

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.

Summary

Under general direction, performs a variety of job responsibilities which may include delivery of fertilizer and chemical products to customers from the Unit office, equipment and plant maintenance work, and fertilizer blending.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operation of the liquid fertilizer system (ie: Jungee System) including operating equipment to blend fertilizer, load trucks and assist drivers with offloading product.
  • May assist with recordkeeping related to inventory responsibilities. 
  • Loading and delivering fertilizer and chemicals to customers.
  • Receiving and unloading product and performing warehouse inventory and storage functions. 
    Miscellaneous duties such as assisting with special projects, attending training sessions, providing back-up when needed, etc. 
  • Monitoring product application by calculating amounts, calibrating equipment, controlling application rates, and cleaning and storing equipment after application process.

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.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

1+ years related experience and/or training

Required Certifications

  • Computer skills are highly desired.
  • Knowledge of basic farm equipment and operation.
  • Ability to do a variety of tasks in succession, i.e., blending products together, loading a truck, and driving the truck to a farm.
  • Ability to obtain a Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A upon hire is required.

Job Requisition ID: 5628

Travel Required: None

Location(s): SGS Retail - Hershey 

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.**

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