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Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator Salary
in Cleveland, Ohio

$33,947 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator is $33,947 a year and $16 an hour in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator is between $25,936 and $40,510. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Cleveland, Ohio.

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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 Cleveland, Ohio, 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%

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Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Cleveland, Ohio

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Description: Cleveland ( KLEEV-lənd) is a major city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County. The city proper has a population of 383,793, making it the 52nd-largest city in the United States, making it the second-largest city in Ohio. Greater Cleveland is ranked as the 32nd-largest metropolitan area in the U.S., with 2,055,612 people in 2016. The city anchors the Cleveland–Akron–Canton Combined Statistical Area, which had a population of 3,515,646 in 2010 and is ranked 15th in the United States. The city is on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Ohio-Pennsylvania...

Grain Cleaner & Transfer Operator Job Listings for Cleveland, Ohio

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Responsibilities: · Grain etch parts using acids in tank, load/unload parts per PEI, and soak ... clean, orderly, and safe working condition · Comply with all applicable Standard Operating ...
Dip Utility Operator - 2 needed - KR
May 30
Wickliffe, OH, USA
Area Temps, Inc.
... transfer, or scrap out slurry mixes and etch tanks as indicated • Clean and maintain rotary and Shell O Matic Sanders as production and process control scheduling dictates • Notify Process ...
Forge Press Operator2nd Shift - Euclid
Apr 27
Euclid, Ohio, USA
Adjust strokes and clearances, clean up dies and make periodical adjustments to ensure compliance ... Tong material from heating unit to die activity or receive from automatic transfer feed - trip the ...
CNC Machinist Programmer
May 22
North Jackson, OH, USA
Extrudex Aluminum, Inc
... â€¢ Transfer commands from servers to computer numerical control (CNC) modules, using computer ... are operating. • Clean machines, tooling, or parts, using solvents or solutions and rags. • ...
Material Weighers 1st Shift
Jun 6
Solon, OH, USA
Essential Functions ï‚· Locate and transfer raw ingredients from storage to weighing zones per ... levels. ï‚· Clean and maintain work area daily. ï‚· Act as replacement for any area in the ...
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