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Operations-Chemical, Apprentice

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Job Title: Operations-Chemical, Apprentice
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology
Career Type: Operator/General Laborer
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Operations-Chemical, Apprentice (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Incumbent will report to the Superintendent within assigned department.
What you will do:
    Perform all work in a safe and controlled manner, adhering to safety and environmental policiesWork safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Nutrien, OSHA, MSHA and MARSEC guidelinesUse proper personal protection equipment such as: safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, face shield, flash suits and personal environmental monitorsWork as part of a team to complete assignment and minimize down-timeWork as a productive team member and support continuous improvementCross-training and working in all areas of the facility, as requiredPerform work from elevated structures, ladders, scissor lifts, boom lifts and man-baskets
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations as set forth by company
What you will bring:
  • High school education, or GED equivalent; post-secondary courses/training is preferred
  • Possess a high-degree of integrity and ownershipAbility to excel in a team environment
  • Ability to perform in a high-performance culture
  • Ability to effectively communicate (both verbal & non-verbal) with a diverse group of peopleAbility to work at heights, outdoors, and around potentially hazardous chemicalsAbility to read, understand and comply with standards, policies and proceduresBe a self-starter and work with little supervision; willingness to work overtime, as requiredPossess troubleshooting and analytical abilityMust be comfortable and physically capable of entering and working in a confined spaceMust be able to hear and understand audible alarms, changes in noise levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communicationsPossess basic computer skills and knowledge-must be familiar with Microsoft office suite
  • National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 4 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Math and 5 on Workplace Documents in order to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.
    • PLEASE NOTE: The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) must be uploaded with your resume during your application to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.
  • Must pass a pre-employment exam and drug screening
  • Have experience operating mobile equipment including forklifts, man lifts, carry deck cranes, etc.
  • May be required to be clean shaven for safety reasons
  • May be required to work at high elevations and in open spaces such as platforms and/or catwalks
  • May be required to work 12-hour, rotating shifts
  • Must be able to wear required, company-provided personal protective equipment (PPE)--i.e., uniforms, steel-toed boots, safety glasses, emergency breathing apparatus 
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 06/04/20
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