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For more than 20 years Grain Millers, Inc. has been a leading manufacturer of whole grain ingredients used in cereals, breads, bars and many other products served around the world.

Grain Millers, Inc. offers competitive wages with a bonus structure, a full line of employee benefits (to include but not limited to, Medical/Dental, Disability, Life, FSA, 401(k) with match) and a business casual working environment.

If interested, e-mail your cover letter and resume to HR@GrainMillers.com.

If asked, please complete the Grain Millers Employment Application.

Eden Prairie, Minnesota
St. Ansgar, Iowa


Maintenance Technician

 
St. Ansgar, Iowa - posted Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Are you a hands-on person who loves to fix things and understands how things work? We are looking for a talented person like you! The maintenance position is a night position working 12-hour shifts 3 or 4 nights per week. This position is to repair and maintain plant equipment and facilities while assisting to improve operation efficiencies and reliability. Will communicate with operations and support personnel to achieve operational goals. Responsible for following all good manufacturing practices and policies to maintain food grade processes. Work as a team with all areas of production and maintenance.
Responsibilities and regular duties include:
• Repair and predictive/preventive maintenance of plant equipment and facilities.
• The operation of welders, presses, grinders and other equipment to perform aspects of position.
• Communications with operations and support personnel.
• Document work performed in Maintenance computer system.
• Following all safety policies and performing all safe work practices with documentation. This includes, but is not limited to, lock-out tag out, preventive maintenance documentation, electrical safety, hot work program, grain handling standard regulations, Personal Protective Equipment, consulting with and following through on safety committee recommendations.
• Following all good manufacturing practices and quality policies and procedures.
• Maintaining clean work environment.
Requirements Desired:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
5 to 10 years industrial maintenance experience.
2 to 4 years welding experience.
Millwright experience is desired.
Pneumatic experience.
Machining knowledge
Power transmissions knowledge
Knowledge of hydraulics
Knowledge of compressors, boilers, steam/water systems, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and electrical troubleshooting/wiring.

Grain Millers, Inc. offers a competitive compensation and benefit package including health, dental, life, short and long term disability insurance and a 401(k) with matching funds. We also have an annual bonus program.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All job offers are contingent on successfully completing a drug and back-ground check.
Submit your application at 605 Grain Millers Dr. in St. Ansgar or email your resume to HR@grainmillers.com


Corporate Safety Director

 
Eden Prairie, MN - posted Thursday, July 06, 2017

Position Summary:
The Corporate Safety Director is responsible for providing leadership in the development and implementation of company-wide safety initiatives, policies, procedures and philosophies. Directing the company’s efforts related to employee safety and health, and developing company-wide safety and injury reduction goals designed to reduce overall total cost of risk for Grain Millers, Inc. The Corporate Safety Director drives positive company-wide safety culture, and behaviors, monitors regulatory requirements, provides technical support for all company locations and develops and provides training programs to plant and corporate personnel to ensure safety and health programs are effective.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Key Responsibilities:
• Operates as a key member of the corporate management team. Works with plant team members to develop and implement specific safety plans and policies.
• Coordinates internal audits and risk analyses for all locations and works with plant management to identify, correct, and abate recognized safety hazards, behaviors, non-compliant programs and procedures and other loss exposures.
• Conducts regular and frequent plant inspections to identify and control hazards; follows-up to ensure recommendations have been implemented.
• Participates in new equipment/process reviews, including hazard analyses and operator training if necessary.
• Supports corporate/plant engineering to implement engineering controls to minimize safety and occupational hazards.
• Promotes a safety culture throughout the organization from the bottom up and top down.
• Manages all company-wide accident and incident investigations.
• Advises plants and corporate staff of regulatory requirements, and changes and the effective date of the new regulation(s). Monitors changes in regulations and develops programs to ensure GMI is complying.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Safety Management or similar and 6-10 years of food manufacturing safety experience; or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge. Professional Safety certification is desirable.
• Extensive knowledge of Federal, state and local regulatory requirements, including OSHA. Familiarity with Canadian Safety Occupational Health and Safety regulations is a plus
• Knowledge of and skill in conducting accident investigations.
• Skill in introducing ideas, orally and in writing, using knowledge and perspective of the intended audience to promote team building, participation and acceptance.
• Skill in problem solving including the ability to identify and appropriately evaluate alternatives.


This is an opportunity for you to join a team of professionals in a workplace environment that fosters personal development and growth. Grain Millers, Inc., offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, and an atmosphere where partnership, respect and integrity are highly valued.


Production/General Labor

 
Newon, WI - posted Monday, July 31, 2017

Our flax facility located in Newton, WI has an immediate full-time opening in our Production department. The pay for this position is $14.05/hr. M -Th, 6:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Job duties include:
- General labor tasks surrounding the production and packaging of flax.
- Operate the bagging system to process orders according to customer specifications.
- Operate fork lift in tight areas.
- Operate stretch wrapper.
- Operate the inventory system to label product with lot numbers and product ID.
- Move and organize pallets within the warehouse.
- Complete QA checks and required paperwork.

Qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Fork lift experience is helpful.
Good Organizational skills
Excellent teamwork and communication skills
Basic Computer skills
Ability to lift and stack 50 pound bags on a frequent basis.
Ability to stand for the majority of the shift.

The company performs drug screens and background checks.

Grain Millers, Inc. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including health, dental, life, short term and long term disability insurance, 401(K) with matching funds and an annual bonus program.

For consideration, please submit your resume to HR@grainmillers.com or stop in and fill out an application at 5703 County Road U, Newton, WI 53063



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