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ADM Surveyor I - ARTCO - Waggaman, LA in Waggaman, Louisiana

Job Title:

Surveyor I - ARTCO - Waggaman, LA



Job Description:

At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over. Learn more at .

Surveyor I - ARTCO - Waggaman, LA

This is an hourly level position

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work on survey crew boats for the duration of the work day

  • Survey incoming tows and barges as needed

  • Operate barge dewatering pump to pump barges. Able to shingle barges.

  • Complete barge inspection reports and VGP logs in E-ADM

  • Load boat and rig supplies from NOSY and deliver to boats and rigs

  • Assist mechanics with repairs on survey crew boats

  • Maintain cleanliness on survey crew boats

  • Work weekend on call rotation

  • Perform work in accordance with company safety standards and practices

  • Complete required monthly online training

  • Proficient at operating survey crew boats

  • Proficient at radio communication on survey crew boats

  • Passed competent person training and able to use meter to sniff tanks and record readings

  • Understand fleet streamline requirements and inspects fleets for compliance, as needed

  • Completes barge damage surveys, as needed

  • Assist with fleet maintenance and training to make fleet buoy repairs

  • PIC certified by company

Job Requirements:

  • Able to repair and swap fleet buoys.

  • Competent at training new surveyors in operation of survey crew boats.

  • Perform routine maintenance on survey crew boats.

  • Familiar with use of Fleet-com to find barge locations, current barge status, print fleet picture.

  • Follow all safety rules, participate and promote ARTCO safety program

  • Promote the ADM Way and Core Values

Physical Demands:

  • Prolonged periods of standing, walking, bending, squatting, and lifting

  • Working in confined spaces and from heights

  • Bending, kneeling, climbing stairs, and ladders

  • Working in a variety of conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc.)

  • Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life, vision, and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.

ADM is an EOE for minorities, females, protected veterans and individuals with a disability.




LA - Louisiana

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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.