Overview

GREAT OPPORTUNITY! We are looking for a trainee to add to our coal & material handing crew at Holcomb Station. If you have heavy equipment experience and a positive attitude apply today!
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation, a generation and transmission utility serving Kansas has a great opportunity for a Coal & Material Handler Trainee, in Holcomb, KS! In this position, you are expected to progress through the training within two-years to become a Coal and Material Handler while working alongside a talented team. You’ll operate heavy equipment and learn the principles used in material handling. This job allows you to push yourself to improve your craft, achieve your goals, and be part of a crew that supports the entire operations of the facility.

Opportunities:

Complete the training and progress to a Coal and Material Handler.
Learn material handling processes and improve your craft.
Support the technically advanced, amazingly clean and environmentally safe coal-fired power plant.
Receive outstanding compensation and benefits, including a company-funded pension and low health insurance premiums.
Summary:

This position provides training and exposure to equipment and systems for an individual to meet the necessary qualifications to fill a vacancy in the Coal and Material Handler position.

Top Qualifications:

High school diploma and one-year of industrial experience performing heavy physical labor on a daily basis, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge of and able to operate a loader. Ability to progress and learn to operate more complex equipment (i.e. dozer, scraper).

Refer to the Responsibility Outline for a complete list of qualifications.

Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets.

Many Sunflower positions are part of a training program, which requires employees to promote through the department upon completion of training. This union position is paid $35.88/hr.