Plant Operator - Cutler, IL

Fairmount Santrol Published: August 18, 2017
Cutler, IL
Job Type


Plant Operator

Fairmount Santrol has an immediate openings for Plant Operator positions at the Resin Cutler facility in Cutler, IL.


  • Perform daily cleanup, quality functions, minor daily maintenance and inspections, and quality analysis
  • Observe operation to detect plugging of equipment and observe gages and adjust controls of equipment as required
  • Clean, lubricate, and inspect equipment as specified
  • Assist maintenance department periodically with repairs
  • Fill out daily production and inspection sheets, and follow Fairmount and MSHA safety standards at all times
  • Immediately react to emergencies such as conveyor stopping, screen plug-ups, etc.
  • Check and inspect all wash plant equipment and assist on repair and maintenance
  • Monitor tailings pond daily, and monitor booster pumps


  • Working knowledge of the following tools, machinery, equipment, electronic devices, and software:
  • Fluid bed dryer, belt conveyors, scalping screens, Megatex screens, socket wrench, dust collector, skidsteer, hoses, grease and grease gun, wire brush, screw driver, hammer, ladder, shovel, and Citec computer animation
  • Mechanical skills
  • Basic computer skills

 Full-time positions with competitive compensation, medical and dental benefit package, 401(k), Retirement Savings Plan, and Safety Bonus Program.

How to Apply:

  • In person at 1439 Cutler Trico Road, Cutler, IL 62238
  • Mail application/resume to 776 Centennial Drive Ottawa, IL 61350 (Attention: HR)
  • Fax application/resume to 815-433-9866
  • Complete application online at
  • Email application/resume to:

Please reference the position you are applying for on your application or resume. EOE Fairmount Santrol is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, marital status, disability, or status as a U.S. Veteran.

Fairmount Santrol has a strong commitment to sustainable development and environmental stewardship.  We strive to conduct our business in a way that respects and supports environmental and social issues while also building prosperity for our many stakeholders.

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