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Refinery Hydro Operator

Charlotte, North Carolina

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Cargill operates some of the most technologically advanced production plants in the world. We need dependable, efficient, safety-minded individuals to join our team. General Operators are vital to our daily operations. Examples of roles include preparing meat to be cooked, palletizing boxed product, administration work, using scanners and computers to track product, and verifying quality and accuracy. Please note, specific roles will vary greatly by plant and location. Safety is always our number one priority, and no matter your experience level, we'll train you for success. Your work in our plants can help you grow both personally and professionally. Discover how your work can nourish the world and help you thrive.

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  • Safety
  • Productive
  • Hardworking
  • Multi-tasker
  • Motivated
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Proactive
  • Focused
  • Efficient

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What I like about Cargill's safety procedures is that they're really easy to follow and they've become a really big part of our culture here.”

Rachel G., QA Food Safety Support

I've worked at several different plants, and I feel Cargill listens and cares for everyone's safety. I feel like safety is there main focus with employees. They've provided me with ESL classes to take, and great discounts with gym memberships which gives me energy helps me focus day in and day out. I just love it here!”

Elisabeth C.

Cargill has change my life a lot! I feel like people really care about their employees. They have been very supportive with my life changes and have even given me an opportunity to move up. I'm now a safety lead at my table.”

Catherine V.

Here at Cargill, people treat me good, and I treat them good. Since I've been working here, I've been able to grow spiritually, and mentally. I've been able to gain confidence in wanting to move up in my position. Since I've been working here at Cargill, I've gotten married, and thankful that I can support me and my beautiful wife.”

Marvin S.

Refinery Hydro Operator

Job ID CHA01129 Date posted 02/22/2021
This full-time position is located in Charlotte, NC ; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided. 
 
This is a 3rd Shift position / 7:00 pm - 7:00 am
 
The purpose of this position is to operate hydrogenation, wastewater, and tank farm equipment for the refinery. The customers are the packaged oil fill room operators, the QC lab operators, and the production supervisors. 
 
Operators in this position are responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the refinery hydrogenation, wastewater sampling, and tank farm. They will ensure that the equipment is fully operational and in good repair. 
Essential Duties
 
Operators in this position will operate all equipment that is associated with hydrogenation, wastewater sampling, and tank farm. They will ensure that the equipment is fully operational and in good repair. They will also troubleshoot minor problems as required. They will gather samples as required and will conduct analytical testing associated with assigned processes. They will complete all operating logs and record any required information. They will also assist truck drivers as necessary with loading or unloading materials or chemicals. This person will also assist other refinery and plant personnel as needed, and will perform any other duty as requested by the production supervisor. 

Requirements:
  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
  • Cargill requires employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility.
  • High School diploma or Equivalent
  • Must be able to read/write English
  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves and shoveling
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.
  • Ability to work in elevated areas
  • Must be able to operate machinery
  • Must be able to operate heavy equipment
  • Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
  • Valid Driver’s license
Preferred:
  • Basic computer skills
  • Able to perform physical job duties including pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces
  • Forklift certified
  • Prior experience in production related work

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