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Process Technician

Hereford, Texas

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Overview

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.

Process Technician

Job ID HER00534 Date posted 05/08/2020 This Full time position is located in Hereford, Texas; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Schedule: 2nd shift and 3rd shift

This position is responsible for the manufacturing and shipping of animal feed. Operate all mixing and batching equipment to mix ingredients according to company’s feed formulations. This includes the operation of ingredient augers, mixing scale, mixer, liquid pumps, forklift, and distribution equipment. Good housekeeping to be maintained at all times. Work in a safe and efficient manner consistent with company rules and regulations.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Run multiple pieces of equipment, i.e, batching mixers, pellet mills, grinders, grain cleaners; receives ingredients by truck and rail, monitors ingredients inventory levels.
  • Manufacture products to ensure that they meet specifications, and HACCP requirements.
  • Run Logics Real-time equipment. Schedule production based on customer demands. (Mixer).
  • Schedule runs per FDA guidelines.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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.
  • Must be able to read/write English.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling, pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 55 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.

Preferred:

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.
  • Forklift certified.
  • Able to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.
  • Prior experience in production related work.
  • Good Math Skills.
  • Good mechanical aptitude.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment.
  • Driving will be required to complete certain tasks.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential tasks.
  • Background in mechanics and maintenance helpful.

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