Laborer - sp (WA, Seattle) at Baker Commodities in Seattle, Washington

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Job Description:


Laborer - sp

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Seattle, WA


Job purpose: Safely and efficiently aid plant operation by moving material, operating and cleaning equipment

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Load, unload and move materials/containers within or near plant, yard, and work site

  • Load, unload and move material from pallets, trays, boxes and other containers

  • Clean wash buildings, tanks, grease containers, vehicles, concrete and other equipment

  • Paint buildings, tanks, grease containers and other areas as needed

  • Minor repairs to building, grease containers as required

  • Mow lawns, field and landscape around plant, offices and driveways

  • Shovel loose material into machine hoppers, vehicles or pit

  • Operate industrial truck or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products

  • Work with corrosive chemicals such as caustic and sulfuric acids in a safe manner

  • Complete the necessary regulatory paperwork

  • Operate process equipment as instructed

  • Work around steam driven machinery

  • Work with and near cooking oil and raw animal part

  • Interact with others in a professional and ethical manner

  • Follow department and company procedures

  • Keep up regular attendance and punctuality; regular attendance and punctuality are essential for the smooth operation of this company

  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Knowledge of production processes and operation of equipment

  • Skill to control equipment and monitor operations of it

  • Ability to do minor structural repairs

  • Ability to perform duties from high levels

  • Certified Forklift Operator

  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Valid driver license with ability to drive manual vehicle and acceptable MVR

  • 1 year experience in a production setting

Physical Demands/Requirements:

Constantly (over 2/3):

  • Move and transport materials up to 50-100 lbs with or without specialized lifting, moving and rigging equipment

  • Moves across wet/slippery and uneven surfaces

  • Must be able to position self to perform duties around industrial equipment and materials that are hot or hazardous chemical materials

Frequently (1/3-2/3):

  • Exposed to work in outdoor weather conditions

  • Ascends/descends heights while maintaining balance

  • Utilizes tools and equipment such as a shovel, saws and other power tools

  • Remains in a seated position while using multilimb coordination to operate forklift or other mechanical equipment

Occasionally (under 1/3):

  • Detect and observe conditions that need to be addressed such as equipment that needs to be painted or materials that need to be moved/removed

  • Electronically and manually completes logs/reports

  • Communicates with staff in the process of performing duties

Paid medical, dental and vision coverage; Paid holidays; Paid vacation and sick time; Retirement plan available




About the Organization
Baker Commodities Inc. has been in business for over 80 years. We are a privately owned company with manufacturing facilities strategically located within the United States providing quality products and services worldwide. Much of our success is due to our outstanding employees. Through their careful attention to quality, service, innovation and integrity, we will continue to be one of the world's premier rendering companies.

EOE Statement
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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Company ID
Baker Commodities

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