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Warehouse Forklift Operator

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Job ID 220165 Date posted 08/09/2022 Location : Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

With specialists at every stage in the production process - from farm to factory - we craft cocoa and chocolate products according to specific desires for a wide range of applications including confectionery, bakery, cereals, desserts, dry mixes, ice cream and dairy. Our workd-class products and services have been developed through almost 50 years of experience in the industry. We depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you to operate our business successfully!

Shift: Day shift
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription
  • Drug Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts

Principal Accountabilities:
  • Accountable for the production of food safe product in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Palletizing products as they come off the line in proper stack patterns.
  • Ensure stacking area is clean and free of contaminants, stack and pick ingredients for production’s needs.
  • Accountable for the production of food safe product in a fast paced manufacturing environment.
  • Food Safety Management.
  • Loading & unloading trucks.
  • Operate forklift
  • Stacking bags.
  • Housekeeping.
  • Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates.
  • 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 that employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to bend.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.
  •  Ability to work overtime including holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts with advance notice.

  • Experience operating Forklift.
  • Must be able to read/write English.
  • Ability to learn forklift operation.

Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code. Please note that this position does not include relocation reimbursement.

Cargill highly encourages vaccinations but does not mandate at this time.  Upon hire, you will be asked to provide your vaccination status, and if unvaccinated or if you choose not to disclose, you would be expected to follow Cargill’s safety protocols for unvaccinated employees (i.e., mask mandates, and social distancing).

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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