General Plant Laborer, Woodland CA Hay Processing Facility

Posted 2 years ago

The Gold Standard in U.S. Forage Exports

The Gombos Company is searching for General Plant Laborers to expand our hay export processing facility in Woodland, CA. General Laborers report to the Plant Manager and Assistant Plant Manager and are responsible for a variety of plant operations to include monitoring, maintaining, and operating hay compressing and packaging machinery, squeeze forklifts, loaders, yard hostlers and related equipment. General Plant Laborers are required to obey all safety protocols at all times, follow all instructions, and be attentive to quality control. General Plant Laborers must possess a strong work ethic and have a responsible attitude.


  • Quality control and hay moisture readings
  • Pull and remove twine from large hay bales
  • Operate squeeze forklift
  • Follow all safety and environmental rules and policies at all times
  • Fulfil customer orders and meet all quotas
  • Communicate with other team members
  • Perform routine, general housekeeping to maintain clean and safe work environment
  • Participate in monthly physical inventory counts of products, supplies, and materials
  • Participate in ongoing plant and safety training

Skills, Qualifications, and Education

  • At least 2 years’ experience in related position or work environment
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to work as a team
  • Verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to follow safety protocols
  • Schedule flexibility mandatory
  • Reliable transportation mandatory
  • Hard work ethic, integrity, and responsible attitude
  • Forklift certification a plus

The Gombos Company exports forage and roughage (hay) to Far East and Middle East markets. The Gombos family has 38 years of industry-leading experience, involved with most major innovation and market access initiatives in this dynamic and growing industry. Agriculture and agribusiness is “a way of life” which requires certain cultural and individual characteristics to be successful. These include thriving in change, certain levels of unpredictability and the fast-paced, demanding world of international agribusiness.

Job Features

Job CategoryGeneral Labor

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