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Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$38,510 (USD)

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The average pay for a Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator is $38,510 a year and $19 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator is between $31,199 and $45,954. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Controls equipment to clean and grind whole grain for use in production of distilled liquors: inspects carloads of whole grain to detect presence of harmful insects, such as weevils and grain beetles.
  • Collects sample of grain from each carload for laboratory analysis.
  • Records number of boxcar from which each sample is taken.
  • Pumps whole grain from boxcars to storage tanks or hopper of cleaning machine, using air-conveyor chutes.
  • Starts automatic cleaning machine that blows and sifts foreign particles, such as dirt, twigs, and stones from whole grain and conveys clean grain to storage tank for further processing.
  • Pumps clean grain from storage tank into hopper balanced on scale and records weight of grain before dumping into grinding machine.
  • Starts grinding machine, and regulates flow of grain from hopper.
  • Pumps ground meal from grinding machine into scale-hopper to compute and record difference in weight of grain before and after grinding.
  • Pumps ground meal into meal tank for further processing.
  • Signals miller helper, distillery to connect air-conveyor chutes to pumps and storage tanks, clean or change screens on cleaning machine, stop and start pumps, conveyors, and machines, and lubricate moving parts of machines and equipment.
  • Makes minor repairs and adjustments to pumps, air-conveyor chutes, and machines.
  • May be designated according to specific duties as grain miller; grain-cleaner-and-transfer operator.
Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 31,390

Estimated population of Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator jobs: 322

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Label Control Operator (Multiple Shifts) FT/Permanent
May 7
Long Island, NY, USA
Citation Healthcare Labels, LLC
Position Summary - The basic function of the Label Control Operator is to ensure that Clinical ... transfer ribbons to relevantly match the specifications of each job * Organize and clean the work ...
Freight Handler Forklift Operator II - Staten Island, NY
Mar 5
Staten Island, NY, USA
CEVA Logistics
Assists with training and providing basic work instructions to new hires or transfers. * Develops ... Performs various warehouse maintenance tasks, including sweeping floors, cleaning docks, staging ...
Chemical Operator - Compounder
May 16
Brentwood, NY, USA
... transfer pumps, mixers and mills. * Using scales, automated dispensing systems weigh out specified ... Perform daily cleaning/sanitation of the compounding department and the various equipment used in ...
Label Control Operator (Multiple Shifts) FT/Permanent
Mar 8
Hauppauge, NY, USA
Citation Healthcare Labels, LLC
... Operator is to ensure that Clinical Labeling jobs are produced in an efficient manner. ... transfer ribbons to relevantly match the specifications of each job * Organize and clean the work ...
Extractor Operator
May 3
South Hackensack, NJ, USA
... transfer product to the still or holding tank · Monitor the distillation in still/reactor: flow ... Clean and sterilize the still line after use, fill the cleaning logs and have them signed by ...
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