Production Operator – Aurora

Production Operator Aurora, NE 2 weeks ago

This position is responsible for effectively operating the plant equipment to ensure the quality and quantity of ethanol fuel production is optimized. The following is a list of essential duties and responsibilities for this position along with certain supportive duties; this list is not all-inclusive. This job description may be modified as needed. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: • Operates equipment to achieve optimal performance. • Adjusts equipment settings to ensure the ethanol produced meets quality and quantity expectations. • Inspects and maintains the equipment to ensure proper processing. • Inspects the quality and of the product and documents the result at certain intervals of the production process. • Completes daily shift production logs. • Coordinates with lab technicians to ensure product quality. • Investigates monitors and reports deviations from production standards. Education/Experience: • High school diploma or equivalency. • Minimum one-year process and equipment experience. Qualifications: • Excellent computer skills; familiarity with operation software. • Excellent hand-eye coordination; safety cautious. • Experience working with lab testers and plant equipment. • Ability to follow directions and work well with little supervision. • Excellent written and oral communication skills. • Driver’s license. • Ability to safely and effectively coordinate multiple projects/tasks. • Bilingual skills are (English/Spanish) preferred. • Must have the ability to work different shifts and overtime. This includes the possibility of short-term and long-term shift reassignment to match the needs of the business. Physical Requirements: • Must be able to work in cold to hot temperatures; work around dust, fumes, and/or moderate to loud noises. • Able to lift, pull, carry, and pick-up average to heavy objects weighing up to 50 pounds. • Essential functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for climbing stairs and ladders, sitting, walking on paved and unpaved surfaces, and standing for prolonged periods of time; operating a computer and keyboard; visual acuity to review written documentation; ability to hear and understand speech at normal room levels and on the telephone; manual dexterity to operate a telephone; lift horizontally and vertically, bending, stooping, and reaching. • Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions. • Must be able to climb to the different heights.

How to Apply
Fill out the application or submit your resume to the following address:

Aurora Cooperative
PO Box 209, 2225 Q Street
Aurora, NE 68818

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