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The Townsend Corporation Warehouse and Bulk Plant Operator in Reno, Nevada

* for Eco-Pak, LLC. *

Established in 2001, Eco-Pak is committed to prescriptive and convenient custom herbicide blending and repackaging services for the Industrial Vegetation Management, Forestry, Aquatic, and Agricultural markets. We’re here to make herbicide application as simple as possible for applicators by utilizing state-of-the-art technology to provide precise custom blends for unsurpassed quality.

Eco-Pak provides value-added services, products, and innovative solutions to exceed our customer's expectations. Through our Core Competencies, Eco-Pak forms mutually rewarding partnerships with suppliers, applicators, and end-use customers. Our strategic initiatives will always follow our commitments to the advancement of worker safety and environmental stewardship.

As an operating unit of the larger Townsend Corporation, Eco-Pak is held to the same commitment to safety and quality. These are the same standards that have guided the Townsend Corporation for over six decades.

Position Description

A Warehouse and Bulk Plant Operator is responsible for maintaining sufficient inventory for upcoming jobs and keeping the plant in good working order so the blending of materials can be completed in a systematic and well-organized manner.

Duties Include

Essential Functions:

  • Chemical Blending

  • Reads product specifications to ascertain product and active ingredients

  • Starts feed of materials through equipment units, such as mixing tanks, or pumps pre-weighed ingredients into tanks

  • Moves controls to regulate feed of liquids through equipment in specified timing and sequence or starts automatic feed

  • Observes gauges, signals, recording instruments, turns valves, and moves controls to regulate pressures and flow of chemical constituents through the system

  • Observes color or consistency of product through sight glasses and correlates observations with test results and instrument readings to facilitate regulation of process and production of standardized product

  • Patrols area to inspect equipment for leaks and hazards and to record gauge readings

  • Disassembles instruments and equipment, with the use of hand tools, and inspects components for defects

  • Reassembles and calibrates instruments and equipment

  • Checks randomly selected samples to verify accuracy of equipment or process

  • Reports conditions requiring immediate repair

  • Performs assignments related to the enforcement of hazardous materials/waste laws, regulations, and local ordinances

  • Performs a variety of assignments involving hazardous materials inspections, emergency operations, and other functions

  • Keeps records and makes reports indicating results of inspections

  • Inspects work areas to detect unsafe conditions

  • Warehouse

  • Coordinates activities of incoming and outgoing shipments, handling of materials, and keeping warehouse inventory current

  • Ensures products, parts, or supplies are shipped, distributed, or received in an efficient manner

  • Takes precautions to secure warehouse contents against loss

  • Prepares or reviews distribution and shipping documents

  • Performs other duties as assigned

What You’ll Bring to the Team

  • Must have strong organizational and communication skills

  • Must be proficient math skills and ability to multi-task

  • Must have sufficient physical strength and ability to independently and repeatedly lift, move and carry objects weighing up to 75 pounds and to lift frequently, move and carry items weighing more than 75 pounds with assistance

  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Experience in quality control, experience in a chemical plant or similar work environment preferred

  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements of the position

  • Pass all drug and alcohol screens as required by Company policy and, if applicable, required by DOT regulations

  • Be at least 18 years of age, or 21 if CDL is required

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

Preferred:

  • Forklift experience

  • Shipping and receiving experience preferred

Why Townsend?

Townsend’s number one core value is Safety; we operate a strict Drug Free workplace. A condition of employment is passing a drug screening and routine background checks. Vehicle operators will be required to have and maintain safe driving records and licenses.

Our Goal is to assure that all employees work safely and return home safely to their families every day.

Competitive Benefits + Compensation

Townsend and its family of companies are committed to employees, their development and their well-being. Townsend offers full-time employees with a variety of voluntary benefit plans.

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Paid Time Off to balance Work and Family

  • Health Care

  • Vision Care

  • Dental Care

  • Short and Long Term Disability

  • 401K Plan

  • Life Insurance

These benefits help employees and their families to maintain a high quality of life, both professionally and personally.

The Townsend Corporation and its family of companies are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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ID: 2021-1626

External Company URL: thetownsendcorp.com

Post End Date: 4/26/2021

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