Skilled General Laborer

This position will be based at our Meherrin Grain location in Capron, VA.

The Company

Meherrin Agricultural and Chemical Company is a leading provider of grains, seeds, chemicals, and fertilizer to farmers throughout Virginia and the Carolinas. This job is located in Capron, VA.

Job Purpose

Production Labor and Warehouse Operations. Would be willing to train qualified candidate for future advancement in our company. This position will report to the Location Manager.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Production Labor

  • Operating commercial trucks to deliver liquid
  • Dry fertilizer blends
  • Bulk and packaged herbicides and insecticides to our customers
  • Dumping grain trucks at pit locations
  • Operation of grain dryer

Warehouse Operations

  • Production of fertilizer blends
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Safety oversight
  • Inventory control
  • Possibly sales of our grain products
  • Weighing trucks

Education and/or Experience

  • High School diploma (GED) or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience working with grain products
  • Experience in conducting operation of your location
  • 2+ years of data entry experience
  • Team player
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office resources
  • Work well individually and on a team

Work Environment

  • Fast-paced environment which may include exposure to dust and temperature fluctuations throughout the year.
  • Sitting at designated desk area, walking around location

Physical Demands

  • Lift 60 pounds on a regular basis
  • Sitting, standing, walking around, operating machinery, occasionally working on computer

Competencies

  • Analytical
  • Continuous Learning
  • Job Knowledge
  • Use of Technology
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Adaptability
  • Dependability
  • Quality
  • Communications
  • Reasoning Ability
  • Exceptional Interpersonal skills
  • Team player
  • Treats everyone with respect and dignity

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance (EAP)
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Tuition Assistance (TAP)
  • Teladoc
  • 401K Match
  • Paid Vacation and Personal Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Military Leave
  • School Leave
  • Jury Duty Leave

Core Values “Equip”

  • Environment
  • Quality
  • Understanding
  • Integrity
  • People

Application Process

  • This job is contingent upon satisfactory completion of reference checks, education verification, pre-employment drug screening, and a criminal history check.

EOE – Equal Opportunity Employer

For Additional Information Visit: www.meherrinag.com