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Site Operator - Hector


Hector, US

Country/Region:  US
Job Area:  Logistics
Business Unit:  Logistics & Commercial Operations

Satisfied and motivated employees are an integral part of our business strategy. Agri Trading has built a team of employees dedicated to the mission and growth of the company by offering a professional and innovative team environment where employees can succeed.

Agri Trading has 45 years of experience in the by-product industry. Our core business is based on marketing multiple grades of animal fats, corn oil, and restaurant grease. The head office is based in Hutchinson, Minnesota, one hour west of Minneapolis. Agri Trading is part of the Neste group of companies, a global leader in renewable and circular solutions.


Job Title: Site Operator

Reports To: Site Manager

Location: Hector, Minnesota

Department: Logistics and Operations



In your role, you will be responsible for:


  • Loading and unloading products into railcars from truck trailers
  • Positioning rail cars on tracks for proper loading and unloading
  • Sealing rail cars for shipment
  • Site maintenance, including safety equipment
  • Minor equipment repair as well as transferring equipment for off-site repairs
  • Safely following Standard Operating Procedures
  • Performing the work in accordance with safety protocols
  • Possessing excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrating excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Exhibiting excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Showcasing strong problem-solving skills
  • Prioritizing tasks effectively
  • Functioning well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment
  • Conducting simple administrative tasks
  • Possessing a valid Class A Driver’s License



The best combination of experience, skills, and background are:


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least 1 year of related experience required
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English
  • Good sense of balance and the ability to maintain 3 points of contact
  • Ability to work both indoors and outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Ability to work in tight spaces when loading vehicles
  • Ability to work at heights approximately 15 feet above the ground
  • Ability to lift up to 20-30 pounds at times
  • Ability to stand, walk, and work outdoors in various weather conditions



We also value:


  • Prior experience in a similar position/industry


If this resonates with you, we look forward to receiving your application.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify their identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification “Form I-9” upon hire.


Affirmative Action/EEO statement:


It is the policy of Agri Trading to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.


The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer, a drug-free workplace, and complies with ADA regulations as applicable.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbents will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health or safety of themselves or others. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at-will” relationship.


Our success begins with you.


As an employer, understanding and valuing well-being is vital for our success.


Neste’s strategy is called “Faster, Bolder, and Together.” It reflects the understanding that there is no time to lose in combating climate change or helping to tackle the waste plastic challenge. In order to succeed, we need to act, innovate new solutions, and deliver them faster and bolder than ever before – together.


As innovation is in our DNA, we are empowered to develop pioneering solutions to make businesses more sustainable.


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