Laborer I - Peoria, IL

Archer Daniels Midland Company Peoria, IL
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 32,000 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 250 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 38 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com

Job Summary:

Perform general manual labor tasks including loading, unloading, lifting, and moving materials. Operate bobcat and fork trucks. Monitor tasks through to completion; look for ways to improve processes and personal performance.

Essential Job Functions:

* Manual labor

* Loading, unloading railcars and trucks

* Rework feed

* Sweeping and clean up

* Monitor inventory

* Lifting

* Moving material – with bobcat, fork trucks etc.

* Other duties as assigned

Minimum Job Requirements:

* Must have regular, prompt attendance

* Must have the ability to climb stairs, perform some lifting, sit and stand for long periods, work in confined spaces, working with heights, bending, kneeling, and respirator qualified

* Must be able to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as hot and cold temperatures and dusty environment

* Must possess the ability and willingness to assume greater responsibility within the organization

* Must be willing to work on a swing shift

* Must be able to rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job

Education/Training:

* May require a high school diploma or its equivalent

Experience:

* 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area

* Experience in agri-business or agriculture a plus