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Operator, Mine Operations

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Job Title: Operator, Mine Operations
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Operator/General Laborer
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Operator, Mine Operations- (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.
This position reports directly to the Production Supervisor.
What you will do:
  • Follow safety and environmental guidelines always while on the job
  • Follow the Code of Conduct
  • Actively participate in site safety programs
  • Recognize, report, and eliminate or mitigate all hazards in found in the work area
  • Operate heavy equipment including but not limited to bulldozers, skidders, excavators, and haul trucks in support of mining operations
  • Assist in the maintaining of process equipment by performing Operations Driven Reliability tasks such as checking and maintaining fluid levels, inspecting equipment, and initiating repair work by utilizing existing maintenance programs
  • Participate in refuse collection and disposal as well as site recycling programs
  • Aid in redirecting and rerouting power distribution equipment in support of operational goals
  • Help maintain and repair process equipment using hand and power tools as well as cutting and welding equipment
  • Operate Draglines in a relief operator capacity, as needed
  • Operate production processes remotely using computers equipped with Process Logic Control Software
  • Perform accurate and thorough documented work area inspections in compliance with MSHA Regulations
  • Attend Safety meetings and scheduled training
  • Communicate with the Shift Supervisor, in a timely manner, any abnormal situations or conditions in areas of responsibility
  • Communicate with Maintenance or Electricians to perform Energy Isolation and permitting of equipment at the jobsite when maintenance or repairs are required
  • Communicate with relief in a manner that honestly and accurately describes issues and conditions that will be encountered by your relief
What you will bring:
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • May be required to be clean shaven for safety reasons
  • May be required to work 12-hour, rotating shifts
  • Ability to work at high elevations and in open spaces such as platforms and/or catwalks
  • Ability to wear required, company-provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)--i.e., uniforms, steel-toed boots, safety glasses, emergency breathing apparatus 
  • The 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 Mathematics 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.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel, is preferred
  • Must maintain a current NC Driver’s License
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: 01/12/21
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