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Michigan Agricultural Commodities, Inc. Grain Operations, General - Jasper in Jasper, Michigan

Position SummaryMichigan Agricultural Commodities is seeking a full-time hourly Grain Operations employee for the Jasper location. Jasper is located in one of the most productive agricultural counties in Michigan. MAC is a progressive leader in the grain industry, continually investing in our facilities and employees to expand our footprint across Michigan. The ideal individual for this role will have experience or interest in agricultural application, demonstrating a desire to utilize skills to positively impact the company and customers.Scope of Responsibilities:Must work in coordination with peers and supervisors to successfully complete daily facility operations. Provide efficient, friendly service to customers. Daily operations include (but are not limited to) housekeeping activities, shipping and receiving of product, and equipment operation and maintenance. Focus on cleaning when not assigned other duties (mainly sweeping).Job Requirements:ulliPhysical Requirements:Good physical condition, mobility, strength (the ability to lift more than 50 lbs.) and the ability to climb and work at heights are necessary to perform the basic tasks of this position. Good vision and hearing are essential to personal safety and the safety of co-workers./liliHousekeeping:ulliemGrain Dust Control:/emShovel remnants at bottom of bins. Sweep bins, inside and outside. Sweep floors and outdoor concrete to maintain minimal dust levels. Remove dust from control panels as necessary./liliemProduct Spill Control:/emUse shovel to return spilled product to inventory immediately after spill or remove to safe area. May require the use of Front-End Loader. Sweep concrete pads, remove spilled product completely./liliemFacility Appearance:/emUse equipment to enhance and improve premises. May mow lawn, grade drives, sweep scale, paint, weed whip, etc./li/ul/liliShipping and Receiving:ulliemTruck Unloading:/emOperate conveyor controls as directed, select proper bin or dryer destination. Monitor pit during unloading to guard against product spills. Check grain quality during unloading to ensure consistent quality of load and proper destination for grain within the elevator, report and problems to supervisor. Operate truck hoist and cradle for unloading of straight trucks./liliemGrain Shipments:/emAssist in the loading of rail cars. Inspect cars for cleanliness and damage. Operate controls to deliver product from bins to rail cars. Monitor loading of cars, check grain quality, and guard against product spills or overloads. May use rail mover or locomotive to position rail cars for loading. Occasionally required to assist in unloading cars (dependent on meeting grade specifications). Assist in loading of trucks as assigned. Monitor loading, check grain quality/li/ul/liliEquipment Operation and Maintenance:ulliOperate equipment to move grain among bins and dryers. Use control panels, assist in manual set-up and positioning of gates (requires climbing). Occasionally drive trucks for internal grain transfers./liliAssist in replacing worn buckets and belts. Lubricate equipment./liliAssist in maintaining vehicles. Change oil, spark plugs, performs tune-ups and other minor vehicle maintenance activities./liliParticipate in bin measurements and other inventory count procedures./liliMaintain daily vehicle logs by filling out prior to moving from sheds.lt