Production Lead in Henderson, CO at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

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APPLY TO BECOME A NAME BEHIND THE FLAME!

For more than 70 years, people all across America have relied on Ferrellgas for their home, business, and agricultural needs.

Why work at Ferrellgas? Because Ferrellgas maintains a friendly, family, competitive atmosphere within a growing Organization that currently stands second largest in the U.S. Our blue trucks stand at the forefront of green efforts by means of new propane fueled initiatives such as autogas. Performance improvement is expected and is facilitated through in house competitions and annual employee recognition awards.

We strive to hire and retain the most elite employees, several of which have been featured in Ingram's "Top 40 under 40" lists. Not only does Ferrellgas care about the Employee, we care about the Employee's family as well; which is why we offer a scholarship program for the children of our Employees. Not to mention Ferrellgas is a Fortune 1000 company!

If you want to be part of a winning Organization, join the Ferrellgas Team today!

Job Summary: This position participates in production operations in a team based environment on assigned shift to ensure quality and safe and efficient refilling, re-valving, re-qualifying, refurbishing, packaging, and storage of propane cylinders to meet the needs of Blue Rhino's distributor network. This position requires High School diploma or GED and working knowledge of DOT, OSHA, and other safety, environmental, and governmental standards.

Essential Functions:
  • Assists Supervisor of Production with the following:
    • Conducts Training for employees on OPR, SOP, and Policies.
    • Aids in supervision of hourly staff.
    • Works on Special Projects as assigned by Supervisor or Plant Manager.
    • Assigns employees to various work stations based on current production flow.
    • Ensures SOPs and safety processes are followed.
    • Gathers data and daily reports as needed.
    • Provides feedback to maintenance on equipment and operating issues.
    • Leads by example, provides hands on training of workers at the stations.
    • Communicates clearly with all staff.
    • Ensures equipment is used properly.
  • Follows OSHA standards and company policies precisely and at all times.
  • Adheres to all safety rules and policies.
  • Leads by example, provides hands on training of workers at the stations.
  • Maintains supplies and uniforms issued by the Company.
  • Ensures workplace remains clean, neat, and organized at all times.
  • Uses plant equipment as instructed.
  • Follows Company chain of command and procedures.
  • Maintains accurate time card and paperwork as required.
  • Possesses integrity and a positive work ethic.
  • Checks for quality assurance.
  • Provides Safety support, oversight, and direction to new employees until completion and documentation of ALL required training (including job specific training, if applicable).

Experience:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Working knowledge of DOT, OSHA, and other safety, environmental, and governmental standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work as part of a team.
  • Must have knowledge of cylinder refurb operations and processes at all work stations
  • Must be punctual and arrive at assigned time

Ferrellgas offers competitive pay, a comprehensive cafeteria style benefits package, a wellness credit, a 401(k) plan with a company match, an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, paid holidays, vacation, and bonus potential.