Profession fertiliser mixer

Fertiliser mixers operate and maintain machines that mix chemical ingredients in order to produce fertilisers, making sure the end product is according to specifications.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional

Knowledge

  • Pollution legislation

    Be familiar with European and National legislation regarding the risk of pollution.

Skills

  • Feed fertilizer mixer

    Feed the fertiliser mixer with dry materials from the storage hopper by pulling the lever.

  • Dump batches

    Dump the batches into conveyors making sure the specifications such as the mixing time are followed.

  • Monitor valves

    Monitor and accordingly adjust the valves in order to allow a specific amount of liquids (such as ammonia sulfuric acid or viscous soap) or steam into the mixer or machine.

  • Tend fertiliser mixer

    Tend the machines that mix chemicals such as nitrogen or phosphate in order to produce fertilizers.

Optional knowledge and skills

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