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Mill Level 2 Smoky AB d


Wayan, ID, US, 83285

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.


Operate loader and other milling equipment to meet company objectives 

Key Responsibilities


  • Pre-shift and work area inspections
  • Safely operate, move material, and feed the mill at the proper rate on the loader in various weather conditions as assigned by the Shift Supervisor 
  • Learn to service loader
  • Clean and maintain areas in the mill
  • Learn and perform light maintenance in the mill
  • Learn to operate Mill support equipment including but not limited to: the skid steer loader, and the forklift
  • Learn to inspect Milling facilities and processing equipment
  • Learn to maintain  400 TPH for 3 (three) hours without loosing feed
  • Learn the proper techniques to maintain the loader pad level and keep free of obstacles (rocks) 
  • Learn how to sort rejects and dispose of them in the appropriate area(s)
  • Learn to blend various ore types to maintain ore quality as directed by mill supervisor
  • Assist with other milling needs and necessities 
Typical Education
  • High School diploma or equivalent
Relevant Experience
  • Understand mechanical and operational limits of the mill and milling equipment
  • Follow and understand proper start-up and shut-down procedures of the process feed
  • Complete equipment task training
  • Communicate clearly with mine personnel
  • Valid drivers license or equivalent
  • Be aware of equipment problems and report them to proper personnel
  • The employee shall perform his/her work duties in compliance with all Facility, Company, and Regulatory (State or Federal) Environmental, Health, Safety and/or Security policies, rules and regulations.  This includes, but is not limited to: maintaining a safe and secure work environment, protecting company sensitive information, and reporting suspicious or unauthorized activities and/or behaviors.
  • Learn/complete “Mill loader operator standards-Mill Level 1” as outlined in “Skill Based Advancement System - Mill”
  • Learn/complete “General Milling knowledge –Mill Level 1” as outlined in “Skill Based Advancement System – Mill”
  • Ability to comprehend and follow instructions verbally and written
  • “Team Skills” as outlined in the “Skill Based Advancement System - Mill”
  • Reasoning Skills
  • Ability to learn and apply new skills
  • Lift up to 50 pounds frequently and 100 pounds occasionally
  • May be required to, but not limited to; sit ,stand, kneel, crouch, climb, bend, and reach for unspecified time periods during a shift
  • Work exposures may include, but not limited to, the following conditions: wind, rain, snow, extreme heat, extreme cold, noise, dust, chemical and electrical hazards

Job Requisition ID: 2345

Travel Required: None

Location(s): Smoky Canyon Mine - Wayan 

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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