Mechanical Operator

BROWN EAGLE CONTRACTORS INC Baton Rouge, Louisiana $23.00 to $28.00 per hour

The mechanical operator's primary function is to monitor the tower equipment and make adjustments as needed to enhance productivity.

 Located in Saint Gabriel, La


  • Responsible for safety and safe work practices of Brown-Eagle packaging technicians.
  • Identify and report all safety incidents  and near misses.
  • Work directly with Syngenta personnel to trouble shoot and assist in repairs and/or adjustments to minimize downtime.
  • Take the lead role in turnarounds, setting up bag houses for vessel entries and locking out equipment for repairs.
  • Move controls to set or adjust automatic equipment to process specification.
  • Monitor 9-0 tower equipment and product flow.
  • Observe machine operation to detect defective operation or product and direct set up and adjustment of machines.
  • Inspect product to verify conformance to specification.
  • Assist in training of new employees on lock out-tag out, permit system to include vessel entry certification and attendant certification and safe operation of equipment.
  • Review Material Safety Data Sheets with technicians.
  • Collect, log and analyze product sample or take sample to lab as required.
  • Participate on unit and plant safety committees and quality teams.
  • Other duties as requested by client
  • Work a flexible schedule.


  • Have a current TWIC card
  • Pass drug/alcohol test, background check
  • Have a valid Driver's License
  • Have at least a GED or high school diploma

Helpful if you have a PTEC degree.

Benefits include:

  • Paid vacation
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurances
  • 401(k)
BROWN EAGLE CONTRACTORS INC is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled
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