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Reliability Mechanic - 1st Shift - Full Time - Fort Morgan, CO

Fort Morgan, Colorado

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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.”

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Reliability Mechanic - 1st Shift - Full Time - Fort Morgan, CO

Job ID FOR04491 Date posted 11/19/2020
This is a full-time position is located in Fort Morgan, Colorado. Candidates being considered will receive a phone call from the local area code, however you may receive calls from a (952) area code. Note this position does not provide any type of relocation assistance.

Cargill Protein

Cargill Protein is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, turkey, and food distribution businesses. Our businesses based in Wichita, Kansas, provide wholesome, high quality, nutritious and flavorful products to customers ranging from foodservice operators and grocery stores, to food manufacturers and export markets. These businesses employ more than 28,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

Cargill Beef

At Cargill Beef, we know that our customers don’t just sell products; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customers provide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product that we love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connects to our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We have been innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions that help nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.
Principal Accountabilities 

• Performs failure fact finding using reliability engineering principles on downtime related events for defined critical assets.
• Develops and implements strategies to identify, prioritize, and engineer proactive solutions and asset reliability improvement processes and projects.
• Uses leadership and expertise in the principles of Cause Analysis and Reliability Centered Maintenance to create an environment of continuous asset reliability improvement.
• Reviews and monitors 5-Why cause analysis completion and subsequent results for effectiveness of basic cause identification.
• Promotes collaboration and improved working relations with all functions to drive continuous improvement of asset reliability, safety, engagement, turnover and environmental stewardship.
• Provides guidance to Corporate Reliability Manager on the balance between resources deployed for stabilization activities and proactive work.

70% - Identify, develop and implement solutions utilizing engineering practices to prevent and eliminate defects in critical plant assets.
15% - Provide leadership and guidance to site maintenance personnel with regards to process and metrics work stream components (work management system, asset health assurance, reliability engineering)
10% - Leads development and implementation of M&R strategies to achieve business and customer objectives with new assets added to the facility
5% - Provide guidance to pre and post REPI sites to ensure Reliability Engineering pre-deployment tasks are completed and processes are being sustained.


Required Qualifications

• Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
• Must be 18 years or older
• Ability to read, write, and speak English
• Knowledgeable of Reliability Excellence processes and principles and involved with at least one (1) deployment.
• Experience using Reliability Centered Maintenance techniques, cause analysis facilitation, and condition monitoring technologies (i.e. vibration analysis, infrared thermography, acoustic emissions, oil analysis, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications

• Demonstrated ability to solve complex technical problems using formal techniques to evaluate systems, equipment, and processes.
• Minimum of five (5) years maintenance management and/or project engineering experience.
• Multiple location/BU experience
• High level of mechanical/engineering knowledge
• Strong computer based analytical skills.
• Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP).
• Demonstrated ability to organize and implement solutions which improve operational effectiveness.

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