Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. Seasonal Outside Elevator Operator in Hopkins, Missouri


Green Plains Inc. is a publicly traded Fortune 1000, diversified commodity processing business with agribusiness, ethanol production, cattle feed lot operations, commodity marketing, and distribution services. We are a growth company and the second largest consolidated owner of ethanol production facilities in the world. Green Plains, through our wholly owned subsidiary Fleischmann’s Vinegar Company, also provides specialized ingredient solutions for leading food and feed manufacturers.

Position: Seasonal Outside Elevator Operator - Grain Handler Location: Green Plains Grain, Hopkins MO Hours: M-F days, will also need to work after-hours and weekends as required. May be required to work night shift during fall harvest.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Unload incoming grain and monitor to ensure compliance with moisture and grade standards

  • Load outgoing grain

  • Monitor and maintain grain quality

  • Keep facilities and equipment clean, safe and well maintained

  • Comply with safety procedures

  • Represent the company’s corporate identity to all customers

  • Other duties as assigned by management

Education and/or Experience Desired:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Maintain a valid driver’s license

Physical Demands:

  • Frequently required to stand; walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or 100 pounds and

  • Occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds with assistance.

Work Environment:

  • Exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather condition

  • Frequently exposed to vibration

  • Occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and fumes or airborne particles

  • Noise level in the work environment is usually loud

Green Plains Inc, offers competitive pay; a generous benefit package; paid holidays, vacation and sick time; a retirement savings plan; flexible spending accounts; free parking and more.

All potential employees of Green Plains Inc. will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment drug screening and background check prior to employment.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

Requisition Number: 18-0210

Post Date: 8/22/2018

Title: Seasonal Outside Elevator Operator

Employment Type: Full Time

Work Hours: Day plus Extended Hours

City: Hopkins

State: MO