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Forklift Operator - 1st shift - Fresno Beef - Full time- Fresno, CA

Fresno, California

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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.

Forklift Operator - 1st shift - Fresno Beef - Full time- Fresno, CA

Job ID FRE02509 Date posted 09/15/2020
This is a full-time position is located in Fresno, CA. Please note you may receive calls from a 952 area code if you are considered for the position.  Note this position does not provide any type of relocation assistance.


Forklift Operators are an important role in the daily operations of our facilities. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title depending on the location in our facility. This job is important because it allows the movement of beef, bone, tissue, finished product, and various other products in the processing and shipping areas. Some roles may require you to use a computer or a manual paper process to track processes and make reports. All forklift certified employees must go through Cargill’s forklift training program to obtain the forklift license required to perform their job.

While performing the duties of a Forklift Operator, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Positions require standing, walking, or sitting the entire shift, the use of stairs, the ability to operate heavy equipment and have a driver’s license, and the use of PPE which is required in all areas of the facility.

 
Principal accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples may include:

• Maintaining Processes such as rendering and tissue processes
• Tracking, reading, or creating reports manually or via computer
• Ensuring food safety and quality
• Cleanliness and housekeeping
• Maintaining a safe working environment

Required Qualifications 
  • Legal to work in the US without the need of a Visa sponsorship
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Possession of or the ability to obtain a driver’s license
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English
Preferred Qualifications
  • Previous Cargill Experience
  • Ability to perform basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
  • Previous experience using a computer
  • Previous experience as a forklift driver
  • Work History in the last 12 months



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