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Seasonal - Elevator Operator

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Date: Sep 28, 2021

Location: McLeansboro, IL -Illinois, US, 62859

Company: Bunge

Location : McLeansboro IL 

City : McLeansboro 

State : Illinois (US-IL) 

Country : United States (US) 

Requisition Number : 17658 


Position Summary:

Seasonal position. Assists in the operations and housekeeping of the grain facility.   Also assists in all other aspects of grain shipping, receiving, handling and storage.   



Core Functions:

  • Assists in all areas of the unloading, loading, and transferring of grain.
  • Assists in performing maintenance work as needed. 
  • Visually monitors grain for irregularities. 
  • Removes choke-ups, cleans spills. 
  • Cleans and prepares storage facilities including but not limited to grain bins, flat storage and ground pods.
  • Follows established policies and procedures, along with proper communication, when operating grain handling equipment.
  • Performs all duties safely
  • Monitors grain handling equipment conditions on a routine frequency (daily equipment checks).
  • Performs housekeeping activities in the grain handling area (tunnels, head house, concrete grounds, grass areas, etc.), as well as any areas within the plant as delegated by supervisor.
  • Assists in all other grain handling functions including but not limited to grain receiving and shipping via truck and rail, if applicable
  • Operates skid loader, front end loader, yard tractor, lawnmower, and other location specific equipment. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Skill/Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent desired
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work safely
  • Some mechanical background preferred
  • Basic written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work overtime as needed



Bunge (NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 25,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.


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

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