Flint Hills Resources, LP Production Operator in MENLO, Iowa

Who are we?Watch to find out!''Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in theright roles with the right skills and values.''- Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEOFlint Hills Resources is looking for aProduction Operatortojoin our teamat ourMenlo, IAethanol plant. In this role, you'll apply your critical thinking and troubleshooting skills to ensure the plant is operating in a safe and compliant manner.A Day In The Life Typically Includes:Maintain area equipmentMake necessary adjustments to ensure operational reliability at all timePrepare equipment for maintenance activities as well as lock out, hot work, and other safety procedure compliancePerform routine checks of equipment and maintain appropriate logs.Maintain operation of plant within designated limits and to perform housekeeping in the plant area to ensure a safe and clean workplaceReceiveextensive training to gain familiarity and proficiency with all aspects of the plant equipment function and operationSafely operate and maintain all area equipment in the plant in order to produce maximum production rates and quality product to meet or exceed the customers needsAbility to work overtime as neededMust be able to pass a pre-employment background check and pre-employment physicalWhat You Will Need:Basic Qualifications:Experience with Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, and ExcelValid and current government issues driver's licenseHigh School Diploma or GEDMust be able to work a rotating shift schedule that includes holidays and weekendsAbility to work overtime as neededOther Requirements:Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas (Hard hat, safety glasses, gloves, heeled boots and hearing protection)Physical ability to work around and on industrial equipment, including frequent climbing, stooping, reaching, pulling, pushing, twisting, bending, kneeling, crawling and graspingStanding for extended periods of time, walking up to one (1) mile per day, and data entry while seated for greater than one (1) hourAbility to lift up to 70 pounds occasionally; Ability to lift, push and pull up to 50 lbs frequently (unassisted)Capable of using hand tools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instruments both mechanical and electrical.Ability to open valves and torque bolts up to 1.5 inches and 200 inch lbsAbility to work in confined spaces and climb several flights of stairs and ladders up to 200 feetHearing, seeing (acuity - near far and depth)Exposure to environmental conditions (frequently walking in and outdoors) with exposure to extreme cold and warm temperatures from -20 to +100 degreesMust be willing to work around dust, oil, grease, chemicals, and other substancesWhy Work For Koch Companies?Aculturethat places top priority on integrity and complianceOpportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the worldEncouragement tochallengethe status quo and share knowledgeResponsibilities and rewards based on contributionsContinuedcompany growthdue to reinvesting 90% of our earningsCompetitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellnessWant to learn more aboutFlint Hills Resources?Flint Hills Resources markets gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, ethanol, biodiesel, olefins, polymers and intermediate chemicals, as well as base oils and asphalt. Its businesses have a crude oil processing capacity of about 670,000 barrels per day, as well as the capability to produce 9 billion pounds of building-block chemicals and 550 million gallons of ethanol per year.The company has expanded its operations through capital projects and acquisitions worth more than $11 billion since 2002. This dynamic growth is creating a wealth of opportunities for career advancement across many different professions.Working at Flint Hills Resources (FHR) is different from most companies. We have a strong culture built on Guiding Principles and Market-Based Management where employees are encouraged to