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Rig Mechanic - Waggaman, LA

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Job Title: Rig Mechanic - Waggaman, LA
Location: Waggaman, LA, South United States, USA
Company: Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Equipment, Manufacturing and Technical
Career Type: Manufacturing/Production
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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About ADM
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at

Rig Mechanic - Waggaman, LA
This is a full-time, hourly level position.

Position Summary:
  • ADM is seeking a mechanic for various mid-stream stevedoring rigs based out of our American River Transportation Company (ARTCo) location in Waggaman, LA.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Complete daily care, service and preventive maintenance of all deck equipment and winches; pumps; mobile equipment; generators; blowers; and any other mechanical equipment
  • Troubleshoot/diagnose problems with and make repairs to rig machinery with minimal assistance
  • Dismantle and repair heavy equipment, including mobile cranes
  • Move machinery and equipment as needed for diagnoses and repairs
  • Act as signalman for equipment operators and crane operators when needed and as assigned
  • Assist in deck operations when needed and as assigned
  • Assist in rig, ship and barge mooring operations when needed and as assigned
  • Complete all required trainings
  • Report all injuries, illnesses, and near misses in a timely manner
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as required or requested
Job Requirements:
  • Must have a minimum of two years of experience maintaining heavy equipment including, but not limited to track hoes, front end loaders, etc preferred
  • Basic understanding of diesel and mechanical technology
  • Basic mathematical skills sufficient to comprehend/complete a variety of tasks
  • Ability to operate a variety of tools and equipment including, but not limited to, cutting torch, welder, forklift, hand tools, power tools (impact wrench, drills, etc.) and electric meters
  • Reading and writing skills sufficient to comprehend/complete a variety of documents
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule; must allow for changes in assignments, and priorities depending upon identified needs of the operations
  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team
  • Must be able to work in all types of climates
  • Must have a demonstrated history of safe work behavior and a sincere desire to follow and improve upon safety policies and procedures
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work
  • Ability to work extended hours, evenings, weekends, Holidays and be on-call as requested
  • Promote the ADM Way and core Values
Physical Requirements:
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening and Company human performance exam (physical ability test)
  • Standing for prolonged periods of time
  • Frequent heavy lifting
  • Prolonged periods of kneeling, bending and climbing stairs/ladders
  • Ability to work near or on large bodies of water, at various heights and in confined and dimly-lit spaces
Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

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Job Post Date: 01/25/19
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