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Operator I Entry Level

American Refining Group Inc.
Bradford, PA
  • Expired: July 16, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Title:

Operator I – Entry Level


Packaging Plant

Requisition #:



1 required

Position Type:

Hourly / Full-Time

Job Category:





Bradford Refinery

Reports to:

Packaging Plant Supervisor


2nd Shift M-F

Posting Date:


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INTERNAL CANDIDATES: Before submitting resume, it is required that you contact the area supervisor for an overview at which time the job will be explained in greater detail. If no applications are received, the Company may assign people to the vacancy.

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Company Info

American Refining Group Inc. (ARG) delivers specialty refining solutions for diverse market applications. Our product line includes base oils, solvents, waxes, resins, fuels and blended lubes. We are an ESOP company with an ownership culture throughout. As the trusted partner of choice, we focus on continuously improving our processes to ensure our offerings meet and exceed expectations. We take great pride in prioritizing safety, integrity and environmental stewardship while delivering high-quality petroleum products, services and relations. ARG’s philanthropic, entrepreneurial spirit encourages employees to inspire, innovate and contribute to our collective wellbeing, in our own communities and beyond.

Position Description

This is an entry-level position with ARG Packaging Plant facility in which employees are responsible for tasks associated with packaging product at a designated station on a single automated filling line. Functions of this position include ensuring the line operates without interruption or error in accordance with required safety, quality and standard operating guidelines. Additionally, individuals in this role verify containers, product and labeling processes are appropriate to the assigned production run and are required to ensure compliance with established quidelines.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • Complete all documented job training.
  • Safely operate Forklift to unload trucks and move packaging material to the production area.
  • Assist in changing and/or adjusting packaging equipment on Filling Lines to fill different sized containers.
  • Record and provide accurate production data to insure proper accountability of filled product and packaging materials.

  • Keep work areas clean and orderly, wear necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) and comply with all safety policies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Qualifications & Education

  • High school graduate or equivalent with valid motor vehicle driver license.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in computer input/operation.
  • Willingness to demonstrate the ability to be a servant-leader

  • Must exercise initiative in performing duties of the job under limited supervision.

  • Ability to embrace and be accountable for a culture of safety.

Competencies & Performance Areas

Understand and operate under current Process Safety Management and ISO 9001: 2015 Documented Quality System.

Follow the lockout/tagout regulations and open line/entry permit requirements.

Individuals in this role are required to continually “train-up” to next level of qualification in preparation for future vacancies.

Successful applicant for this job vacancy will be required to follow the line of progression to Operator II.

Must satisfactorily complete of all training programs necessary to perform assignments within two (2) years.

Physical & Cognitive Demands

Physical ability and skill to climb, enter vessels through man ways and work in elevated locations or confined spaces in all weather conditions.

Must possess sufficient physical strength and endurance to push/pull/lift/transport minimum of 51 lbs.

May be required to work overtime, weekends &/or holidays to support business activities.

Candidates must be able to perform job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.

Additional Notes

EEO Employer – ARG is committed to providing reasonable accommodation in our recruiting and employment practices. If you need, assistance please contact Human Resources at 814-368-1392.

The employee awarded this vacancy will be ineligible to apply for any other job for a period of three (3) years.

This is not a job bid; external recruiting is being conducted concurrently with internal posting.

Applicant will be selected on the basis of qualifications and job interview – final selection will rest solely with the Company.

Interested applicants should submit resume no later than 7/26/21.

American Refining Group Inc.


Bradford, PA
16701 USA



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