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Enviri Corporation Plant Operator - 2nd Shift in LaCygne, Kansas

Harsco Environmental is the premier provider of material processing and environmental services to the global steel and metals industries. Our onsite mill services and resource recovery services offer sustainable solutions that maximize environmental benefit and return valuable raw material into production. We also have developed a range of by-products for specialized applications across industry, construction and agriculture, which utilize Harsco’s expertise in mineral materials.


1.Responsible for all general day to day production activities, bagging , load-out , front end loader operations, hauling material in trucks, unloading of all rail cars etc. at plant locations.

2.Employee will be completing daily production activities in warehouse setting, Bagging, Housekeeping, Operation of Front End Loader - Skid Steer, Loading of Bulk and bagged Freight shipments both truck and rail. Operate plant equipment and packaging equipment, Employee will need to have ability to assist with plant repairs as needed

3.Essential duties include following.

  • Load trucks and railcars as per shipping requirements.

  • Inspect all trucks and railcars before loading; internally and externally in compliance with Safety practices.

  • Install and record seals in the rail book and on the order pick slips on all railcars.

  • Load vehicles evenly with material to proper weights.

  • Keep loading areas clean.

  • Fill out railcar/truck checklist.

  • Complete track check lists and turn into the office daily so rail logs can be matched against office records.

  • Perform general clean up.

  • Keep loadout plant area clean of material and debris making sure all trash cans are emptied weekly from the office and plant area.

  • Assist other production personnel in cleaning other areas of the plant when necessary.

Bagging. Operation

  • Operate bagging equipment to bag and palletize bag material.

  • Perform pre start up checks of equipment and fill out any forms or inspections associated with the bagging operation.

  • Load trucks with bagged material making sure that the product being loaded matches the material being placed on each truck and care is taken in placement of all pallets.

  • Operate forklift making sure all mobile equipment logs are filled out daily for each piece of machinery

  1. Complete quality testing as required and log all analysis properly on the respective pick slips

  2. Notify the plant operator when the proper materials for bagging production are needed. If blends are performed make sure the blend is logged for the duration of the blend and proper Q.C. standards are followed.

  3. Report potential problems.

  • Notify management and office administrator's in a timely manner of material shortages for daily shipments.

  • Notify management of any gradation problems or loading time changes.

  • Notify management and maintenance of any unusual noise or potential mechanical problems.

  • Assist maintenance in repairing any mechanical equipment when necessary.

  1. Paperwork
  • Complete and maintain all related paperwork as directed by management daily, weekly, monthly and yearly.
  1. Other duties may be required to maintain a safe and efficient operation, as assigned by Management.


Must be able to pass company physical, drug/alcohol screening. Prior experience in manufacturing preferred. Forklift and front end loader certification a plus.


Employee should be able to lift up to 100lbs., twist bend stand for long durations, hold general computer skills, Mathematical skills along with basic production skills


Machinery Operations, Forklift Operation, Mechanical Aptitude/Abilities, Problem Solving Skills

High School or equivalent.


This job has no supervisory responsibilities

“We offer competitive benefits, including health insurance, life insurance and disability plans, as well as a 401k with company matching.

Harsco Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. This commitment applies to decisions made with respect to hiring, placement, training, compensation, benefits, promotions, demotions, transfers, terminations, layoffs, return from layoffs, administration of benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment.


This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not intended to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position.”