Operations, Pre-Apprentice- (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world's largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career
Incumbent will report to the Superintendent within assigned department.
This position is for a paid pre-apprenticeship within the Operations Department (Mine Operations: Mine, Mine Services, and Mill) (Chemical Operations: Phos Acid, Sulfuric Acid, Purified Acid, SPA/Fertlizer/Shipping, and Product Distribution). An incumbent in this position will work closely with trained/skilled employees in the assigned area and will support the department's goals and initiatives. The daily responsibilities will be tailored to match the experience and skillset of the pre-apprentice.
What you will do:
Perform all work in a safe and controlled manner, adhering to safety and environmental policies.
Work safely to prevent on-the-job injuries by following Nutrien, OSHA, MSHA and MARSEC guidelines.
Uses proper Personal Protection Equipment such as: safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, face shield, flash suits and personal environmental monitors.
Works as part of a team to complete assignment and minimize down-time.
Work as a productive team member and support continuous improvement.
Cross-training and working in all areas of the facility, as required.
Performing work from elevated structures, ladders, scissor lifts, boom lifts and man-baskets.
Ability to perform in a high-performance culture.
What you will bring:
Must possess a minimum of Grade 12 education, or GED equivalent; post-secondary courses/training is preferred.
The National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this test and meet a minimum of 5 in Graphic Literacy, 5 on Applied Math and 4 on Workplace Documents in order to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.
Must pass a pre-employment exam and drug screening.
Have experience operating mobile equipment, to include: forklifts, man lifts, carry deck cranes, etc.
Possess basic computer skills and knowledge.
Possess a high-degree of integrity and ownership.
Follows all safety rules and regulations as set forth by Company.
Ability to excel in a team environment.
Ability to effectively communicate (both verbal & non-verbal) with a diverse group of people.
Must be able to work at heights, outdoors, and around potentially hazardous chemicals.
Ability to read, understand and comply with standards, policies and procedures.
Be a self-starter and work with little supervision; willing to work overtime, as required.
Possess troubleshooting and analytical ability.
Must be comfortable and physically capable of entering and working in a confined space.
Must be able to hear and understand audible alarms, changes in noise levels of rotating equipment and portable radio communications.
Must be familiar with Microsoft's Office Suite.
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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