USG Corporation Production Operator (Mine/3rd Shift) - Sperry in Mediapolis, Iowa

USG is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. For more than 115 years, Chicago-based USG has developed award-winning wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. With almost 7,000 employees across North America and operations around the world, we are steadfastly committed to our core values: safety, innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity and efficiency.

Our employees are the backbone that supports our organization. That’s why we hire people for careers, not jobs. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees’ futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate milestone anniversaries with us – find out how you can join our team and build your career with USG:http://www.usg.com/content/usgcom/en/about-usg/careers.html.

Position Description:

  1. Responsible for operating heavy mobile equipment in the extraction of gypsum ore in an underground mine.

  2. Able to evaluate mechanical problems with mobile equipment and communicate pertinent information.

  3. Familiar with common hand tools and how to properly use them.

  4. Able to recognize unsafe conditions or hazards within work area while maintaining a high standard for housekeeping.

  5. Must be able to get clearance from Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for explosive use to advance in operator rate system.

  6. Starting wage of $17.17/hour with a $0.75/ hour shift differential.

  7. This position is on a fixed third shift which requires the ability to work through the night.

  8. Able to interpret and complete required mine inspection procedures.

  9. Team player with effective communication skills.

  10. Capable of navigating Microsoft Outlook for work-related e-mail communications.

  11. Must be physically capable of wearing a respirator.

Job: *Operator

Organization: *Sperry-Mine

Title: Production Operator (Mine/3rd Shift) - Sperry

Location: Iowa-Mediapolis

Requisition ID: SPE10196

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.