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Feed Mixer - Richmond, KY

Richmond, KY
11 days ago
Full time role

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Job Description

 

About the Role:

As a Fertilizer Mixer, you will be responsible for the mix of fertilizer and different products at the Irrigation Room department at our state-of-the-art facility in Somerset, KY

 

What You’ll Do:

  • Has a primary responsibility to mix fertilizer blends and combination of a different disinfectant solution, acids, and chemicals provided by Head Grower and Growers
  • Ensures all mixes are accompanied by a work order and recipe.
  • Coordinates whit Shipping Department the receiving and unloading Fertilizer and materials.
  • Maintain pristine conditions for all the irrigation units, Irrigation room, UV Machines, Filter Machines.
  • Maintain, clean, and check on a daily all the irrigation Filters, Irrigation station, and Stock Solution Tanks
  • Report to the Maintenance Department any failure and malfunctioning of the equipment
  • Minimizes waste, collect Trash, and disposal according to recycling company program
  • Provides advance notice to the Growers when raw material inventory levels require attention.
  • Counts and records inventory as required by Head Grower.
  • Loads and unloads products carefully to avoid spills.
  • Works with the Maintenance Techs to maintain all equipment used in the irrigation room in good condition.
  • Collect Water sample at the greenhouse and measurement Ph and Ec on a daily basis
  • Keep the Irrigation Room and the related areas in pristine clean conditions
  • Utilizes computer applications as necessary to enhance business processes.
  • Collects and maintains water and plants samples according to guidelines on a weekly basis.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to use Electronic weight Scales

 

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Hands on attitude required.
  • Team building skills.
  • Familiarized with Oz, Lbs., Kg, mL, Liters, Fluid Oz, terminology
  • MS Office suite Intermediate level proficiency.
  • Customer focus, problem solving and analytical skills highly preferred.
  • Food Safety, HACCP, Basic OSHA knowledge preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work different shifts, and/or weekends.
  • Ability to obtain a Pesticide Applicator License.
  • Ability to drive and Obtain Forklift Certification.

Join the future of farming. We believe tomorrow’s farms won’t look like the endless outdoor crop rows we remember and ...

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