Alfred H Knight has an opportunity for an Inspector to work with our Inspection team, based in St. Louis, Missouri. You will be responsible for ensuring client instructions are carried out at agreed consignment locations, acting as an independent party to verify compliance with agreed processes and inspection and supervision procedures and providing details to clients regarding the handling of their products.
Alfred H Knight is a totally independent, family owned business spanning five generations. A global network of strategically placed offices and laboratories enable global trade by providing independent inspection, analysis and consultancy services to the metals and minerals, solid fuels and agriculture industries.
We have honed & carefully crafted our reputation. Delivering knowledge and professionalism in all aspects of weighing, sampling and analysis. We thrive by continuing to re-invest in our facilities, technology and people. Click here to find out more about AHK.
DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?
To be successful at Alfred H Knight, you will need to display the following:
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND WORK EXPEREINCE
Read and interpret documents such as packing lists, operating and maintenance instructions, procedures manuals, safety instructions, etc.
Follow directions ensuring the results are accurate and reported promptly.
Working knowledge of MS Office suite (primarily MS Word and Excel).
Work well with others and independently.
Able to lift to 50 lbs.
Maintain a professional and independent position for all assignments.
Effective communication skills with onsite and office based staff.
Must be detail oriented and have the ability to convey details through written reports and photographs.
Must be reliable and able to organise and operate independently (training will be provided).
Computer literate (Word, Excel, G-mail, Google Drive, etc) and good mathematical skills.
Required Work Experience
Experience in material sampling and inspection practices is preferred.
TWIC card (Transportation Worker Identification Credentials allow access to US Ports) preferred. If working in a location where TWIC is required, candidate must be able to pass the background and security requirements.
Ability to lift 50 pounds and occasionally climb a ladder.
Must have a valid and clean Driving Licence.
Must have a personal vehicle suitable for transportation to assignments.
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
Travel / Rotation Requirements
Depending on the location, some travel may be required, including overnight stays.
Willing to travel to remote inspection locations when required.
Fully company-funded health and dental insurance for the employee (with the option to add dependents at the cost of the employee).
401(k) program with company contribution at a set percentage (with no employee contribution required).
Fully company-funded life insurance.
Paid vacation (10 days first year – prorated based on employment date).