Shipping Operator

LocationJohnstown, Ontario
DepartmentShipping and Receiving
Reports ToShipping Manager
Position Overview

Greenfield Global is currently looking for support in our Products Loading area. This position is responsible for loading of ethanol products in a safe and efficient manner. Essential duties are carried out in a team-based atmosphere with a culture of openness and respect.

Duties & Responsibilities

Duties include, but are not limited to:
• Adheres to and fully complies with the Company’s Health and Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures and Legislation (regulatory requirements)
• Operation of process equipment related to liquid product loading, including the monitoring of equipment using a combination of computer displays, meters, gauges, and recording devices
• Conduct taking of product samples and basic lab testing, in consultation with lab personnel
• Perform hook up and disconnect of loading systems to truck trailers, following safe practices
• Interaction with truck drivers. Directs drivers to position their vehicles for efficient loading and unloading
• Ensure safe storage, handling, and shipping of all food, feed ingredients and compliance with relevant food, and feed safety requirements
• Perform operator maintenance PMs of mobile and fixed equipment
• Performs start-up, shutdown, and other procedures
• Record data, actions, incidents, instructions, etc., in written or computerized format
• Maintains cleanliness and sanitation of work area, assists with spills cleanup when necessary
• Reports problems and provide technical troubleshooting in the correction of operational issues
• Identify work to be done on area equipment and complete appropriate Service Request in Maximo
• Responsible for maintaining knowledge of, and familiarity with, current procedures in all areas of plant for which he/she is qualified
• Responsible for reviewing logbooks for period absent from work
• Actively participates in continuous plant improvements, specifically with personal development
• Perform backup for the Grains / Corn Unloading area as required, following additional training
• Other duties as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications

• High School diploma
• Demonstrated equivalent work experience preferred
• Related experience in liquid product or chemical handling is preferred
• Mechanical ability would be an asset
• Familiarity regarding heavy equipment would be an asset
• Ability to climb ladders and scaffolding, including work at heights
• Ability to speak French or understand French would be an asset
• Proficiency with standard computer hardware and applications
• Adequate numeracy skills (including units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals).

  • Dedicated to business objectives and continuous improvement through adaptability, innovation, and agility
  • Possesses Company values of Honesty, Integrity, Respect and Commitment coupled with the ability to accept and drive change.