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Weigher Grader

Date: Jun 23, 2019

Location: Mayersville, MS, US, 39113

Company: Bunge

Bunge Limited (, 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.

Position Summary:

Responsible for the weighing, grading and testing of all grain received and shipped.  Also may perform some clerical tasks and general housekeeping duties both inside and outside the office. 

Core Functions:

  • Responsible for the proper and accurate weighing of all inbound grain and grain products as well as all outbound grain and grain products.
  • Responsible for the proper and accurate sampling of all inbound grain and grain products as well as all outbound grain and grain products.
  • Proper housekeeping of grain lab and office.
  • Operation of the hydraulic truck probe and hand probe.
  • Packaging samples for shipment as well as for storage.
  • Shipping of grain samples to appropriate lab as required.
  • Responsible for the placing of all inbound grain and grain products as well as all outbound grain and grain products into the proper accounts via the One-Way system.
  • Immediately notifying bookkeeper or manager of any errors and the cause of the error.
  • Proper documentation of all errors.
  • Conduct applicable toxin testing on all inbound and/or outbound grain in an appropriate manner and report results to supervisor.
  • Responsible for the proper calibration of all grain testing equipment.
  • Responsible for conducting cross checks for grain testing equipment and weighing equipment – including truck scales – and the proper documentation of such.
  • Must develop knowledge of the products you are dealing with and their hazardous properties.
  • Must be aware of and follow all applicable safety and environmental regulations with respect to the product you are handling.
  • Keep current and maintain all training requirements for the position
  • Notifies supervisor of any irregularities. 
  • Visually monitors grain and grain products for irregularities and takes proper action when discovered. 
  • Responsible for properly and accurately recording all applicable documentation for this role.
  • Perform all duties in a safe and environmentally compliant manner
  • Collect proper grain and grain product samples for testing when needed. 
  • Assist in the housekeeping as related, but not limited to, the cleanliness and orderliness of the grain handling area (tunnels, head house, concrete grounds, grass areas, flag pole etc), as well as any areas within the plant or office as delegated by position supervisor.
  • Properly report any accidents and/or injuries.
  • Assist in all other grain handling functions including but not limited to grain receiving and shipping via truck, barge and rail (if applicable).
  • Assists with training and oversight of seasonal weigher grader(s).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent desired
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a highly quality controlled environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a safety conscious environment
  • Some mechanical background including the ability to recognize signs of operation failure
  • Basic written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to maintain a good working relationship with other plant personnel.


Physical Requirements:

  • Walking
  • Walking on catwalks at a variety of heights
  • Climbing stairs and ladders
  • Lifting up to 75 lbs
  • Bending
  • Stooping
  • Shoveling product
  • Entering and working in confined spaces
  • Working at heights up to 200 ft. with appropriate safety equipment
  • Working outdoors in a broad range of climate conditions
  • Working over water      

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, 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

Nearest Major Market: Jackson Mississippi

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