The Mosaic Company Operator in St James, Louisiana

Are you our next Operator?

We are currently seeking an Operator for our Faustina, Louisiana location. The Operator controls chemical process equipment from instrumented control board or other control station. Monitors recording instruments, flowmeters, panel lights, and other indicators, and listens for warning signals to verify conformity of process conditions to plant standards of safety and efficiency.

What will you do?

  • Train and qualify in all outside areas of the production unit to include monitoring instruments, flowmeters and other indicates, and listens for warning signals to verify conformity of process conditions to plant standards of safety and efficiency

  • Key readings obtained every two hours by field personnel into computer system to determine the need to add chemicals, reduce moisture, reduce or increase size of product in order to ensure finished product meets specifications

  • Perform orderly correction of any problems in a safe manner securing equipment and preparing for maintenance in accordance with the prescribed safety and environmental policies and practices

  • Perform analysis of process streams and logs data, input data in the plant process control computers

What do you need for this role?

  • High School Diploma or GED is required

  • Associate’s degree in Process Technology preferred

  • One year internship at Mosaic or other plants directly related to the position hired or 0-1 year of industrial experience at a similar industry and p-tech degree

  • Basic computer skills are required

  • Experience working in a team environment is a must

  • Familiarity with an industrial environment is highly desirable

  • Effective verbal communication skills is a plus

The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to safely perform the essential functions of the job without posing a direct threat to the safety of his or her own self, or the safety of others

  • Able to lift approximately 0-25 lbs. occasionally

  • Able to climb stairs and work at various heights

  • Able to distinguish varying or specific colors, patterns or materials

  • Able to hear, with or without correction

  • Able to read, write and understand basic English

  • Able to see, with or without correction

  • Able to use fine hand motor skills

  • Able to wear a respirator

  • Able to work rotating shifts and overtime as required

  • Must be able to work a 12 hour shift

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States

Mosaic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status.

Mosaic participates in the US E-Verify program.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States

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The Mosaic Company

The Mosaic Company is the world's leading integrated producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash. We employ more than 15,000 people in six countries and participate in every aspect of crop nutrition development.

We conduct our work with integrity and excellence, and we strive to be a thoughtful neighbor in each of our operating communities. We use our financial resources, expertise and innovative spirit to demonstrate our shared commitment to good corporate citizenship.

The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Tampa, Florida.

Career Opportunities

At Mosaic, we believe success comes when we make smart choices about our stewardship of the environment, how we engage our people, and the way we manage our resources. We’re committed to maintaining a safe, healthy and respectful work environment for our workforce. And we’re dedicated to ensuring Mosaic is a place where people are proud to work and grow.

Mosaic is always looking for bright, passionate individuals who are motivated by our purpose, and who want to build their careers with a global leader in agriculture. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, as well as meaningful career development opportunities.