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EP Minerals, LLC - Sparks, NV4.0

Full-time
EP Minerals mines, processes and markets quality diatomite, perlite, and clay products. We are one of the top producers and distributors of diatomaceous earth and Bentonite clay worldwide. EPM s business is global, and we ship direct to nearly 100 countries worldwide. Our substantial ore reserves, multiple manufacturing sites, rich new product pipeline and global distribution network position EPM for continuous growth well into the future. EP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Job Summary:
This position is based out of our operation at USA Parkway and reports directly to the Process Supervisor. Specific duties include but are not limited to:

Setup proper weights on packers according to work instructions from Leadman.
Setup robotic stacker to receive product from packers according to work instructions from Leadman.
Monitor and adjust packers for correct bag weights.
Turn On proper blowers to corresponding packer for product flow.
Operate vibrators on packers for efficient product flow.
Ensure proper package and pallet are used per work instructions from Leadman.
Stencil or tag packages as outlined by written or verbal production schedules and work instructions.
General plant cleanup, including but not limited to, sweeping with push broom and vacuuming warehouse floors, cleaning hoppers and taking waste to the landfill.
Picking up trash on plant property
Painting with a paint brush, roller or sprayer
Cutting or pulling weeds
Operating the water and/or dump truck
Spotting empty trailers at loading docks with yard truck
Moving loaded trailers from loading docks to trailer yard
Conducting cycle counts (physical inventory) of finished products and raw materials
Filing paperwork for production
Collecting samples from the production process areas
Operating a forklift for the maintenance, production and shipping departments
Conducting safety audits (looking for unsafe conditions or unsafe acts)
Help safety manager prepare safety training and present training to other employees

What You Bring to EP Minerals

The successful candidate will possess:
The ability to work cooperatively within a team environment.
The ability to understand and follow safety procedures.
Sound judgment.
Attention to detail and accuracy.
Ability to perform simple arithmetic.

Physical Requirements

Capable of working on high places and in confined spaces.
Able to ascend and descend ladders and stairs frequently.
Fill, lift (up to 50 pounds), and stack bags of diatomaceous earth on pallet up to seven foot high.

We are proud to offer our employees:
Medical (PPO w/FSA, HDHP w/HSA), Dental, Vision Insurance
Basic Life Coverage
Supplemental Life Coverage
Disability Coverage
Employee Assistance Program
Paid vacation
Paid Holidays
401(k) Retirement Program

For immediate consideration, please submit your resume with salary history and requirements.
EP Minerals supports a drug free culture. Successful candidates must pass a post offer background and drug screen.