They’re hiring – local job openings

OTR Driver – Class A

EP Minerals is currently looking for an OTR Driver at the Vale, Oregon site. The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Safety is a priority; observe road conditions and communicate safety issues.

* Operate double belly dump trailers that deliver ore from the mine sites to the production facility.

* Manage plant waste loads

* Load trucks with front-end loaders and tarping of the product.

* Operate loaders and other heavy equipment as needed.

* Inspect and maintain all equipment.

* Know and follow all state and federal regulations as well as company policies and procedures.

Other requirements:

* Current Class A Driver’s License with Doubles and Tankers endorsement.

* Qualifying DMV driving history

* Current DOT Physical/Medical card.

* Excellent driving and safety record

* Good attendance history

* Ability to work a flexible work schedule

* High School Diploma, GED; or equivalent experience.

Applications are available at 2630 Graham Blvd; Vale, OR 97918 Monday – Friday 8am to 4pm.


The Amalgamated Sugar Co., LLC 

Job Title: Licensed Journeyman Electrician 3rd Class Essential 

Job Requirements: Must have own set of Electrical Journeyman hand tools. Be able to demonstrate knowledge of various electrical trouble shooting methods used in commercial and manufacturing plant operations. Must have the ability and willingness to work a variety of hours, which includes overtime, weekends and holidays. Perform a wide range of electrical and repair functions using acceptable troubleshooting methods, arrive at proper solutions, make necessary repairs in a timely and acceptable manner. Be able to review scope of work and report findings to the appropriate supervisor or manager. Working Safely by following both standard and company safety rules is a condition of employment. As a condition of employment the applicant must be willing to work shift work, work on holidays, weekends and overtime as necessary. Must be able to read blue prints and successfully trouble shoot electrical equipment. Must be physically capable of climbing ladders and stairs several times a shift and can work both indoors and outside in various weather conditions. Must be able to work at various heights, using ladders, scaffolding or other equipment as necessary. If selected, must also pass a drug screen and fit test. A probation period of 60 days is required. 

Experience: Three to five years of experience working in Commercial or Manufacturing environment. Be able to identify and properly use several different types of Electrical tools. Verbally able to express electrical knowledge and ability to troubleshoot and take corrective action, repair equipment such as various size motors, generators and turbines or other related process equipment normally found within the scope of a manufacturing plant. General knowledge and ability to repair equipment owned and operated by The Amalgamated Sugar Co., LLC, such as but not limited to: troubleshooting 3 phase 480 volt power distribution systems, troubleshoot motor starters and circuit breakers, medium voltage 4160, large electrical generators, troubleshoot control wiring VFD’s and PLC’s. Must have clear working knowledge of voltmeters, megger, ohm meters, etc. Must possess a current Journeyman Electrical License for the State of Oregon, or be able to secure State of Oregon License within 30 days. Starting Pay Rate: $26.21 per hour. Job is located at the Nyssa Factory in Nyssa, Oregon The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC offers the following benefits: Retirement Plan 401K Medical, Prescription and Dental Coverage Life Insurance Vacation and Sick Leave The Amalgamated Sugar Company, LLC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Please send resume to

 [email protected].


Vale Irrigation District

is currently seeking applications for a Maintenance –Laborer. For a complete job description and application contact the District Office at 541-473-3243 or [email protected]


Handy Person

Weeds & Yard


Vale OR


Help wanted:

General Ranch Worker


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