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Operations Support 2 (CDL Class A Driver/Warehouse Support) - Terra Bella, CA

Location: 

Terra Bella, CA, US, 93270

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, this role 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

  • Loading and delivering fertilizer and chemicals to customers
  • Operating equipment to blend fertilizer
  • Receiving and unloading product and performing warehouse inventory and storage functions
  • Ensure the proper loading and operations of vehicles in compliance with DOT, OSHA and Hazmat regulations. Comply with all company and customer safety requirements
  • May assist with recordkeeping related to warehouse/inventory responsibilities.
  • Performs varied responsibilities such as: equipment and plant maintenance including welding, pump and engine overhauls, painting, and general housekeeping responsibilities
  • 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.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Skills & Relevant Experience

  • 1+ years related experience and/or training
  • Possesses good interpersonal skills
  • Must be organized and able to use the computer effectively
  • Ability to count accurately
  • 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 problem solve and make decisions quickly
  • Self-motivated
  • Knowledge of the local geography/roads/farms and ability to develop trust with management that moderate to heavy traffic can be negotiated effectively
  • Knowledge of basic farm equipment and operation preferred
  • Proficiency with smart devices and ELD's (Electronic Log Device) is highly preferred
  • Tankers and Double/Triples Endorsements a plus
  • Forklift certification a plus
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Background in Agriculture a plus
  • Basic mechanical knowledge preferred

Requirements

  • CDL Class A License 
  • Hazmat Endorsement
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50lbs

Other Information

Relocation is not available for this position

Job Requisition ID: 11407

Travel Required: None

Location(s): SGS Retail - Terra Bella 

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.**

If you require technical assistance, please email us at careers.contact@simplot.com.


Nearest Major Market: Visalia
Nearest Secondary Market: Tulare