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Laborer (290790-547)

Date Posted: 2010-1-4
Location: Rock Springs, WY, USA
Contact Person: Recruiter
Company/Business Name: J.R. Simplot Company

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Job Description
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.  These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.  We currently have a several Laborer positions available at our Rock Springs, WY location.

Position Summary:
The Operations area has openings for several laborers.  These are regular full time positions with the potential of advancement into Operations or Maintenance.  These positions assist the operations and maintenance departments as needed with miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Report to work promptly as scheduled and respond to overtime and callout requirements as needed by the plant.
Ability to successfully perform general labor duties as assigned.
Assist in plant shut down/down days.
Tank cleaning.
Clean rail cars.
Operate mobile equipment including Loader, Trackmobile, JLG, Forklifts, etc.
Ability to perform basic mechanical work.

Minimum of High School diploma or equivalent with basic mechanical skills  required.
Ability to operate pick-up truck and trailer in an efficient manner.
Ability to climb stairs and move freely on and off of heavy equipment.
Proven record of safe work performance.
Proven record of dependability, attendance and the ability to work varied shifts, overtime and weekends with the periodic schedule adjustment as plant needs dictate.
Valid Wyoming Drives License required.
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs with ease.
Ability to work well with others and be a team player.
Experience in the operation of industrial mobile equipment (Endloader, Forklift, etc.) highly desired.
Hydro-blasting experience preferred.
Computer skills including Microsoft applications a must!

Entry salary for this position is $18.99/hr.  The job posting will be open until January 15, 2010.  External applications will not be provided at the plant site.

The largest city in Sweetwater County, Rock Springs is home to nearly 56 nationalities; a true melting pot.  Rock Springs is located in an energy-rich region where natural resources around the area are the driving force behind the city’s economy.  Miles of high desert adventure offer excellent recreation opportunities, affordable housing and a variety of cultural activities to choose from.

Position Type
Translated Full-Time/Regular

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Salary: $18.99/hr-$18.99/hr US Dollar (USD)


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