Millwright


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Job Title: Millwright
Location: Goodland, KS, Midwest United States, USA
Company: The Scoular Company
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Commodities and Trading
Career Type: Operations
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: N/A
Job Description:

Scoular is an employee-owned $6B agribusiness leading the way since 1892. We buy, sell, store, handle and process grain and ingredients by leveraging our global networks and expertise in international trade and transportation. Employing more than 1,000 people in over 100 offices and facilities in North America and Asia, we provide safe and reliable solutions to farmers, grain processors, renewable energy producers, and manufacturers of animal feed, aquafeed, pet food, and food, beverage, and supplements. Our deep involvement in the global agricultural supply chain gives us the ability to quickly assess market needs and identify opportunities for growth and innovation.


 


Position Overview:


The Millwright will assist facility teams with small to medium sized improvement/repair projects within our grain elevator asset network. This position ensures that Scoular equipment and physical assets are always in safe condition and good working order as well as oversee new installations of equipment and foundations.  This role requires maintenance knowledge and experience to lead Scoular employees through non-routine tasks and mechanical issues to ensure we are meeting safety, compliance and efficiency expectations.


 


Job Responsibilities



  • Partner with Scoular asset teams to plan and complete in-house projects and repairs.

  • Responsible for providing leadership and direction to Construction and Laborer crews regarding non-routine task completion.

  • Partner with facility management to coordinate crew member support and scheduling to assist with project completion, as well as inventory support in ordering needed parts.

  • Inspect and monitor grain asset equipment. Examples: legs, drag, conveyor belts, skid steers, wheel loaders.

  • Coach and train facility team members on preventative maintenance best practices.

  • Work closely with Operations Project Team to support asset locations to address maintenance needs proactively to minimize breakdowns.


 


In performing their responsibilities, employees are expected to perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision, interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers, work effectively as a team contributor and independently while understanding the necessity for communication with other employees and throughout Scoular.


 


The Scoular Company is an equal opportunity employer.


 


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Requirements

Minimum:



  • Maintain valid driver’s license and medical card.

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in relevant field.

  • Demonstrated understanding and proven experience welding, torching and rigging.

  • Highly skilled in problem solving techniques.

  • Willingness to work at various heights, in confined spaces and in inclement weather.

  • Experience in bulk handling operations.

  • Lifting and rigging experience.

  • Demonstrated agility to navigate change and proven ability to perform in a fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to travel up to 70% to meet business needs, requiring overnight stays.


 


Preferred:



  • 5 years of supervisor experience with grain/processing equipment background preferred.

  • Ability to use Microsoft Office.

  • Parts and inventory management experience.

  • Understanding of purchasing and procurement processes.

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Job Post Date: 12/30/21
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