ADM Loader II - Columbus, NE in Columbus, Nebraska

Job Title:

Loader II - Columbus, NE



Job Description:

Loader– Columbus Corn Processing Plant

Columbus, NE

This is an hourly level position.

About ADM

For more than a century the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 33,000 ADM employees serving customers in more than 140 countries. With a global value chain that includes more than 470 crop procurement locations, 285 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 40 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, chemical and energy uses.

Specific Job Duties:

  1. Takes sample products from trucks and railcars and seals such following completion of lab analysis, and loading to ensure correct content, volume, temperature and weights.

  2. Seals outlet valves on cars.

  3. Properly records, closes, tightens and seals trucks and railcars loaded after loading and inspection.

  4. Uses computer programs (CompuWeigh GMS and Honeywell DCS) to monitor loading operations.

  5. Opens and seals hatches and unloading doors, cleaning and installing proper gaskets.

  6. Operates valves, pumps and filler pipes, and transferring wet and dry products from holding facilities to transportation equipment.

  7. Inspects interior of tanks for cleanliness and exterior for leaks or damage.

  8. Monitors processes carefully to ensure the efficient transfer of product to transportation vehicles.

  9. Verifies tank car numbers with loading instructions to ensure accurate placement of cars by crew.

  10. Fills out Inspection Reports after checking trucks and railcars.

  11. Operates a rail locomotive, positioning cars in appropriate sequences to receive product.

  12. Cleans up spills in area.

  13. Prepares and presents bill of lading to the drivers of the loaded trucks.

  14. Works in teams to coordinate tasks to efficiently and accurately load products into rail cars or trucks.

  15. Operates skid loaders, forklift trucks, payloader, locomotive and related equipment.

  16. Swings loading spout over dome and turns valve to admit liquids to tank.

  17. Cleans and operates switch tracks in rail yards to move rail cars to proper tracks.

  18. Maintains work area in a neat and orderly manner at all times.

  19. Performs routine maintenance of department equipment such as checking oil levels, greasing hanger bearings, washing screens, pulling covers, working on baghouses, unplugging conveyor presses, and routine serving of the pay loader.

  20. Troubleshoots work-related problems by talking to co-workers and supervisors about problems and giving potential solutions.

  21. Monitors the loading of ethanol trucks and prints bills of lading indicating gallons loaded.

  22. Starts pumps or turns valves to admit compressed air into tank car and force liquids into storage tanks.

  23. Attaches and operates densifier to the railcars when filling with starch product.

  24. Cleans the department regularly, sweeping lost product from floors, dusting the office and controls area.

  25. Pumps compressed air into car to test for leaks.

  26. Familiarizes themselves with the hazards in their work area and how to protect themselves.



Job Description (Continued):

Skills Preferred:

· Ability to train

· Good organizational skills

· Willingness to assume and learn new responsibilities

· Excellent communication skills

· Proven housekeeping and sanitation skills (MSS)

· Detail cleaning skills

· Willingness to work overtime when necessary

· Ability to work as a team

•Need to be able to meet the physical requirements of the position including but not limited to: able to lift up to 50lbs, must be able to push/pull up to 100lbs, stand/sit/walk for extended periods of time, squat/kneel, climb stairs/ladders, operate vibrating equipment/power tools/assistive transfer devices, work in a variety of environmental conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc)

•ADM offers a competitive benefit package, including health, dental, prescription drug and life insurance, 401(k)/ESOP with company match and pension.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401k/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

This job offer is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen background check and physical if required.




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