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Harsco Corporation Production Worker ( Day Shift) in LaCygne, Kansas

Harsco Corporation is a diversified, global engineered products and services company serving the worldwide environmental, steel, railway and energy sectors. We have an unrivalled breadth of experience across the globe and an impressive reputation stretching back more than a century. Based in Camphill, PA, with more than 12000 employees and the company operates in more than 35 countries with 180 operational locations.

Harsco’s Environmental division 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.

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.

Essential and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

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

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

  • 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.

  • Report potential problems.

  • Notify management and office administrator 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.

  • Paperwork

  • Complete and maintain all related paperwork as directed by management daily, weekly, monthly and yearly.

  • Other duties may be required to maintain a safe and efficient operation, as assigned by Management.

  • Must be able to lift 50 to 100 lbs, and climb step ladder, lift package boxes, stoop and kneel. Ability to stand for 8 to 10 hrs a day.


Knowledge and Skills:

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

Education and Work Experience

  • High School or equivalent.

  • Person will perform production and maintenance duties .person will also operator front end loaders, skid steer

  • And a track mobile unit when pulling railcars

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

Harsco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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.”

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or genetics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Harsco Corporation offers competitive benefits including health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance plans starting on the first day of employment; paid time off, wellness benefits, employee discount program, tuition assistance, and a 401k with company matching.

If you have a difficulty applying for any job posted on Harsco's website because a disability prevents you from using the online system, Harsco offers the following alternate application procedure: Call toll free (833) 209-2659 and leave your name, phone number, city and state of residence. Harsco will arrange for an alternate method of applying and will consider your application together with all other applications received for the job. This line is dedicated to disability applications only. No other inquiries will receive a response.