Plant General Laborer
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Performs housekeeping in the plant. Maintain a clean and safe work environment throughout the plant
Required to operate and maintain various types of handtools and mobile equipment in a safe and proficient manner, i.e., Skid loader, Forklift, Vacuum Truck, Manlift, Tandem dump, Payloader, bulldozer and power sweepers
Required to perform safety checks on each piece of equipment used throughout the shift and appropriate paperwork turned into supervisor at the end of shift
Must be able to work off shifts and weekends as required
Must have a High School Diploma or GED equivalent and must be able to provide verification
Must be able to read, write and communicate the English language and be able to understand written and verbal instructions
Ability to perform under minimal supervision
Duties that occur at irregular intervals but that are of a recurring and essential nature
Degree of accountability for human and equipment safety
Sitting, Standing, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Twisting, Climbing, Crawling, Balancing, Bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), Kneeling, Reaching, Grasping (use of both hands), Squatting, Repetitive Motions, Manipulative finger movements with both hands, Use of Wrists (Flexing or Rotating with both wrists), Use of both feet, Use of Arm Above Shoulder (needs both arms), Use of Arm Below Shoulder (needs both arms). Extended periods of time in same position, Confine space, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, Heights, Lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Capable of wearing respiratory protective equipment, i.e. disposable respirators; will require a pulmonary function test. Work in dust, fumes, gases and chemicals.
Climbing to include, ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body ability is emphasized. This factor is important if the amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for ordinary locomotion. Balancing is maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount and kind or balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and maintenance of body equilibrium. Stooping is bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back muscles. Walking is moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances.
General vision, hear, listen and speak clearly.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Safety glasses, steel-toe safety shoes, hardhat, and hearing protection.
Moderate to Extreme Climate Conditions, Dust, Chemical and Gas Fumes, Confined Spaces. Work under pressure/stress. Working rapidly.
Please note that candidates must be eligible to work in the United States and that only qualified candidates will be contacted.
All candidates considered for this position will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment physicial examination including a drug screen and a background check.