Grain Grader

Bunge - Fort Saskatchewan, AB (30+ days ago)

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Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in over 40 countries with approximately 32,000 employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal feed; produces edible oil products for consumers and commercial customers in the food processing, industrial and artisanal bakery, confectionery, human nutrition and food service categories; produces sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat, corn and rice to make ingredients used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in South America. Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

As a Grain Grader you will be responsible for grading Canola and Nexera seed deliveries. It is expected that all duties are carried out safely and comply with Bunge’s safety rules and procedures. General housekeeping and maintenance duties in the Grain Receiving department are required as well.

Core Functions:
Full knowledge of and compliance with all safety policies and procedures.
Full knowledge of and compliance with related Good Manufacturing Practices.
Full knowledge of and compliance with Standard Operating Procedures in the Grain Receiving department.
To present to the public a positive image of the company designed to convey friendliness, honesty, and integrity of business conduct, as well as maintaining a customer farmer focus.
The receiving of raw seed by truck, weighing, grading and establishment of dockage in accordance with the policies of Bunge Canada
Must be able to distinguish colours for accurate grading of samples
The proper documentation of received raw seed on forms approved by the company and the retention of samples from each log of received raw seed as established by Bunge Canada.
Must be able to perform accurately all computer related functions relating to the Bunge Canada grain accounting procedures as per grain accounting manual.
Able to lift consistently up to 22.7 kg.
Must be able to work from heights and in confined spaces.
To undertake such housekeeping as is necessary to assure a clean, tidy and safe working environment for both the public and staff.
Storage and Transfer of raw seed as required.
Check and clean dust collecting systems to ensure they are working properly.
Perform minor maintenance on equipment when time allows.
Ability to give clear instruction to grain receiving truck drivers on how to proceed through the unmanned unload system.
Ability to troubleshoot and correct errors made by grain receiving truck drivers.
Good attitude towards duties and supervisor.
Reliability to carry out duties and follow instructions.
Initiative and ability to perform without direct supervision.
Perform any other related duties as required.

Team Responsibilities:
Development of liaison with the Grain Department and production, designed to provide a communication base enabling the smooth and complete flow of information necessary to the efficient functioning of the overall plant process.
Must communicate with the Supervisor and Prepress operator as to type (and location) of seed (whether heated or damaged) in the bins.
Each operator must perform an equal share of clean up duties.

Skills/Experience Requirements:
Grade 12 education or equivalent. Agricultural background is an asset.
Good mechanical aptitude.
Good computer/ keyboard skills.
Able to lift consistently up to 22.7 kg.
Must be able to work from heights and in confined spaces.
Ability to communicate effectively both oral and written.
Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or military or veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Bunge is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled