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Material Handling Operator

Company: Savage
Location: Chicago
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Material Handling Operator
Chicago, IL, USA ? Illinois, USA Req #10019
Wednesday, April 19, 2023
Our Operators come to Savage for the challenge, growth and focus on safety, but they stay because of the outstanding culture that exists here. We understand and respect our Team Members as the lifeblood of what we do. Team Members are encouraged to find a better way and are enabled to do things they never dreamed possible. Benefits of working here at Savage:
+ A culture that appreciates Team Members
+ Paid time off (PTO)
+ Paid holidays
+ Profit sharing
+ Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with match
+ Opportunity for growth
+ A culture of safety
Overview: The primary responsibility of the Material Handling Operator is to perform and operate facility equipment related to Savages Midwest Forming Facility a terminal dedicated to receiving, storing and forming Sulphur. It is located in South-East Chicago. Responsibilities:
+ Follow proper safety rules and operating procedures to support zero tolerance safety objectives
+ Operate/maintain heavy equipment including prilling unit, frontend loaders, shiploader, conveyors, hoppers, and other mobile equipment
+ Complete and maintain required daily paperwork
+ Housekeeping duties, including shoveling, washing down of work areas, and keeping offices, restrooms, break rooms and work rooms clean and tidy but not limited to.
+ Assist Maintenance personnel, as needed and directed
+ Maintain company objectives and expectations in the absence of the Facility Manager and Operations Manager.
+ Willingness to work weekends, nights, holidays and overtime as required to maintain safe and efficient operations.
+ Ability to learn priller, stacker, ship loader and conveyor operating techniques.
+ Experience in bulk materials, conveyor systems and heavy equipment.
+ Proven ability to focus on details, follow work rules and adhere to work schedules.
+ Experience with OSHA guidelines, policies, and procedures
+ High School Diploma required.
+ Excellent communication skills both oral and written.
+ Efficient with standard office software programs (Word, Excel, Outlook).
Physical Requirements:
+ Must have the ability to perform the essential physical functions of the position:
+ Work in an environment containing sulphur odor/dust, hazardous noise, confined space, and in hot or cold environments.
Full job description available upon interview
Additional Information:The complete job description is available upon request Savage has been designated as a 2022 Military Friendly Employer ( .Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.California Residents: Job Applicant Privacy Notice ( For more information or questions about opportunities at Savage, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team ( .
Other details
+ Job Family Skilled Player
+ Pay Type Hourly
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+ Chicago, IL, USA
+ Illinois, USA

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