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Feed Mill Operator 

Job Category: Salaried

Location: Ansonia, Ohio 

Schedule: 40 hours per week on average

Position: 2nd shift

Posted: August 4, 2023


Feed mill operators are responsible for the day-to-day operations, which include maintaining production, quality control, experience around machinery and equipment, mixing feed, maintenance on equipment, managing inventories, and more.

About ShurGreen.

ShurGreen is an organic material recycling company. We combine deep industry expertise with expansive facilities and a wholly owned fleet of trucks, dry vans, tankers, semi-trailers, roll-off lidded containers, and refrigerated trailers. We serve customers in the food, beverage, liquid sludge, and packaging industries.

What ShurGreen Offers

  • Competitive hourly rate

  • Flexible compensation options

  • Family-owned and operated

  • Stable company within a fast-growing industry segment

  • High ceiling for personal career growth


  • Two years experience as a feed mill operator or like industry

  • Time and task management abilities are also important as you must prioritize and complete multiple duties by their respective deadlines

  • Ability to work well with team members and navigate stressful situations

  • Experience with feed mill management systems and software

  • Good math and computer skills

  • Must be able to work in various environmental conditions, including heat, cold, and dust

  • Physical requirements: climbing ladders & cross catwalks, twisting, turning, bending, standing on uneven surfaces, lifting up to 50 lbs.


  • Ensure the mill is kept clean, including the area surrounding the mill

  • Ensure daily, weekly, and monthly routine preventative maintenance tasks, including greasing bearings, checking gearboxes, inspection/tightening of belts, etc. is performed

  • Assist in repair and maintenance projects with maintenance

  • Assist in maximizing the efficiency of the mill

  • Filling micro ingredient boxes and cleaning out ingredient bins as needed

  • Identify and address ingredient flow issues

  • Manage complete feed orders onto trucks

  • Ensure that you and others in the feed mill area adhere to company safety practices

  • Receive organic byproduct ingredients into the mill - both bulk and bagged

  • Conduct grading of ingredients received


  • 2nd shift

  • 30- 40-hour plus per week

  • Working hours: Flexibility is required to meet the business's needs, as working hours vary. Off-hours include weekend time as needed.

  • Availability as needed for emergencies.


  • Salaried

  • Base pay $40,000-$50,000 commensurate with experience, work history, education, industry experience.

  • Performance-based bonuses - TBD


  • Healthcare reimbursement up to $400

  • 401K plan with company match

  • One week PTO to start

  • Holiday pay available.

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