CHS Inc. General Labor Associate in Thief River Falls, Minnesota


Posting Title:

General Labor Associate

Job Posting:

CHS has an exciting opportunity at our Sunflower plant. We are looking for a General Labor Associate to assist in the daily operations of the plant. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, work well in a team environment, and be self-motivated.

You will:

  • Operate scale and bag sealing equipment safely and efficiently while ensuring product is packaged in accordance to Company standards.

  • Maintain all food products in accordance with food safety requirements.

  • Stack product in prescribed pattern and quantity per pallet.

  • Visually check product for color, size, and contamination. Report variances to Supervisor.

  • Operate forklift or other powered industrial truck according to company policy.

  • Clean and inspect all trailers before loading and ensure orders are loaded accurately and properly. Report any changes or problems to Supervisor immediately.

  • Ensure work area is kept clean, orderly, and free of safety hazards.

  • Perform routine maintenance of packaging equipment.

  • Observe all safety and work rules, and practice GMPs as set by Company policy.

  • Maintain sanitation schedules as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Record all daily production neatly and accurately on the production sheets.

  • Perform other jobs assigned.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

  • High school diploma

Preferred Qualifications: (desired)

  • Packaging or related experience

  • Understanding of good manufacturing practices (GMP) to achieve food safety requirement

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CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation , 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance. This position will have opportunity for growth.

CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from Canada to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, Disability, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation employer.

Minimum Years of Experience Required:



Thief River Falls


HM - Processing & Food Ingredients



Minimum Education Required:

GED / High School Diploma

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Career Types:

Laborer / Production