Rail Car Cleaner
Omaha North NE
Full Time


Omaha North NE

Job Description:

Rail Car Cleaner

Your role: 

As a Car Cleaner, you will be responsible for ensuring the sanitation and cleanliness of rail cars and other areas as assigned in the Master Sanitation Plan while also assisting the Bulk Loader in positioning rail cars for either loading, cleaning and release. People who successfully adapt to the work environment, job duties and safety culture of Ardent Mills will be considered for promotion into other roles as they become available in the grain elevator or mill floor.  To succeed, you must be able to: 

  • Perform duties and deliver results in new situations while adhering to safety and food safety policies without compromising the team’s values.   

  • Serve others with understanding, respect, and care.  

  • Operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency. 

  • Deal with and drive change.  

  • Organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting or exceeding deadlines.  

  • Learn and apply new technology and share your knowledge with others.  

Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner. 

Your responsibilities: 

  • Clean rail cars, abiding by all GMP’s and safety rules. 

  • Account for all cleaning equipment before loading product. 

  • Sanitation duties. 

  • Assist Bulk Loader in positioning rail cars for either loading, cleaning or release.

  • Perform all other duties as assigned by Supervisor.  

Essential skills and experience: 

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. 

  • Proficient in computer tools including email and spreadsheets. 

  • Proficient in English both written and verbally.  

Good to have: 

  • At least one year of manufacturing experience.  

  • At least one year operating mobile equipment including forklift, bobcat, or Track Mobile.  

Physical requirements and working conditions (with or without reasonable accommodation): 

  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds.  

  • Able to work in a dusty environment and wear respiratory protection. 

  • Able to work in hot and cold conditions.  

Other considerations: 

  • Must be willing to accept accountability and work well in a team.  

  • Must be willing and able to work 1st (0700 – 1500), weekends, Holidays, and extended shifts when needed. 

  • Must be willing to get cross-trained in at least one other position for development within the facility and to provide any relief duties as needed. 

Ardent Mills is an equal opportunity employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  

The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this position.  It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees in this position. The description, duties, functions, and responsibilities are subject to change at the discretion of Ardent Mills. 




Omaha North NE

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