Shred Technician

Job Locations US-MO-Springfield
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/7/2022 12:06 PM)
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 Full Prime

Prime's enviable reputation within the transportation industry is a culmination of more than forty-five years of dedication to a unique corporate culture which seeks the most qualified professionals and routinely rewards them accordingly. Every Prime associate, driving and non-driving alike, is selected for their outstanding ability to perform well beyond typical expectations.


Positive, enterprising and highly-motivated individuals who possess the talent, creativity and drive to excel, routinely succeed once they join the Prime Team. The stated goal of Prime is simply to strive to be the best, not necessarily the biggest. The Prime Team cooperates to exceed customer requirements by providing exceptional customer service.


Prime has been built on the simple, yet significant philosophy that providing the best staff with the best equipment, the best support system and the best training ultimately leads to the best customer service. Prime's continued success is a direct result of a corporate culture that instills and inspires each associate to remain committed to reaching the pinnacle of their inherent potential.




As a Prime Shred Technician you will work in a production environment using tools and equipment where semi-truck, passenger, and OTR tires are shredded through a series of manual and automated processes by performing the following:


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

§  Unloading casings from trailers using forklifts or other means

§  Inspecting tire casings

§  Mechanical tire de-beading

§  Unloading bagging stations

§  Stacking inventory and inventory management

§  Quality control of finished product.

§  Any other duties required by management.

§  Must maintain a clean working environment

§  Must be willing to work closely in a team driven environment



Any combination of education, training, and experience providing the following knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Candidate should possess a mechanical aptitude, and previous manufacturing/production experience is strongly preferred but not required.



Must be willing to follow all safety procedures and work in a safe manner. Must be goal-oriented and able to consistently meet quality and production requirements. Being detail oriented would be beneficial. Must have reliable transportation to and from work.


Experience, Education, and Training

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Physical Requirements

Applicant agrees to wear face shield, leather gloves, long sleeved shirt, safety glasses with wings, and ear protection whenever applicable. Steel toed footwear, safety glasses, and ear plugs are required anywhere in the shop. Candidate will need to be able to lift 105lbs, carry 60lbs, and push/pull 60lbs.


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