Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Greeley, CO

Description

Job Description

Packaging Line Operator – Greeley, CO 

At Nutrien Ag Solutions, we are devoted to the health and safety of all our employees and customers.  During this time of uncertainty with Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are taking extra precautions in our Manufacturing Facilities and Retail Sites to ensure safety and limit exposure for all.  Nutrien Ag Solutions is still hiring and we continue to drive towards our mission of Feeding the Future.

 

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien Ag Solutions is the retail division of Nutrien™, the largest crop inputs company in the world. As part of our collective mission of Feeding the Future, Nutrien Ag Solutions provides full-acre solutions through our trusted crop consultants at more than 2,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Australia. For more than 150 years, we have been helping growers achieve the highest yields with a wide selection of products, including our proprietary brands: Loveland Products, Inc.; Proven®Seed and Dyna-Gro®Seed; as well as financial, custom application and precision ag services.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien Ag Solutions will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.

Loveland Products Inc., a division of Nutrien Ag Solutions, offers a complete line of high-performance crop input products including seed treatment, plant performance, nutritionals, adjuvant and crop protection products. Loveland Products brings new, unique chemistries to the marketplace to provide innovative solutions to problems across the agricultural and professional non-crop industries.

Benefits Highlights:

  • Working for the world’s largest crop input company with over 20,000 employees
  • Competitive health care coverage
  • 401K company match and 401k bonus match potential
  • 4x10 base schedule with opportunity for overtime (up to a 5x10 or 6x10 schedule for winter/spring season based on production requirements)

What you will do:

  • Packaging: 
    • Proficient in all equipment, machines, and processes on Packaging lines; ensures equipment and machinery are operating properly and at production standards 
    • Coordinate with maintenance 
    • Understands Production Goals and Expectations 
    • Understands and completes Operator PM’s (preventative maintenance) 
    • Proficient in machine set-up/change overs and start-ups 
    • Limit waste - including raw material, finished goods, rework, parts, chemicals, supplies, and downtime 
    • Demonstrate a sense of urgency when production lines are not producing, while ensuring Safety and Quality are not jeopardized  
    • Complete shop order paperwork and accurately accounts for inventory used 
  • Safety Responsibilities: 
    • Ensure the proper use of machines and equipment to prevent accidents and damage 
    • Understand and follow all Safety Policies and Procedures 
    • Always wear the proper PPE for the task at hand following posted PPE requirements 
    • All Material are Labeled and are placed in their right locations 
    • Maintain a clean and safe work area  
  • Quality Responsibilities: Monitor quality throughout the process; communicates with QA when needed 
    • Ensure DPR (Defective Product/Raw Material Report) are complete and accurate 
    • Ensure correct coding of Bottles and Boxes; ensures boxes are square, free of defects, and taped correctly and have the correct quantity of bottles 
    • Ensure bottles are free of spills, and are filled to the correct weight and level 
    • Ensure Labeler, Capper, Sealer, and Quality checking machines are set up correctly and running as per requirements 

What you will bring:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required 
  • Manufacturing/packaging experience is preferred but not required 
  • Forklift certification preferred but not required 
  • Ability to work in a Safety-First manufacturing facility required 
  • Ability to work in a sustained fast-paced manufacturing environment 
  • Physically and medically capable of wearing a respirator 
  • Ability to lift at least 50lbs frequently during shift 
  • Able to climb stairs and ladders 
  • Ability to stoop and bend frequently 
  • Good manual dexterity, vision, & hearing   
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time 
  • Capable of working in varying temperatures 

Compensation & Benefits:

 

Salary Range: $14.70 - $21.00/hour. This range is estimated for the Packaging Line Operator position in Greeley, Colorado. Actual salary and benefits may differ based upon location.

 

We provide an attractive benefits package that includes comprehensive medical, dental, vision coverage, and life insurance and well as disability coverage for positions working more than 30 hours per week. In addition, we have a retirement program that encourages our employees to save for the longer term, with generous matching employer contributions.  Our benefit package also demonstrates our culture of care with paid vacation, sick days and holidays as well as paid personal and maternity/parental leaves and an Employee and Family Assistance Program.  Details of the benefits package will be shared in the application process. 

 

This information is provided in compliance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act and is the company's good faith and reasonable estimate of the compensation range and benefits offered for this position.  The compensation offered to the successful applicant may vary based on factors including experience, skills, education, location, and other job-related reasons.  Nutrien also makes internal equity a consideration in all pay decisions. 

 

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics

This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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