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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.

Summer Students - General Production - London, ON

Job ID 87681 Date posted 05/17/2021

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.


This is a full-time temporary position located in London, Ontario. Please note you may receive calls from a 204 area code if you are considered for the position.

 Note: This position does not provide any type of relocation assistance. 

Cargill Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Learn more at www.cargill.com.

Cargill Protein Cargill's North America protein business produces fresh, frozen and cooked beef, turkey, pork, chicken and egg protein offerings, sauces, soups, case ready products, pet treats and by-products for our retail, foodservice and food ingredient customers.

Cargill Protein London Cargill is a large and reputable food company with operations around the world. Cargill Protein London operates a chicken processing plant in London, Ontario. The processing plant employs approximately 800 employees and processes 100,000 chickens each day.

We are currently hiring for our part-time scheduled summer students General Labour positions(May-August), These Part-time General Labourer positions on days, afternoons or nights shifts start at $15.00/hr

General Production is an important role to play in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The day to day general labourer role can include processing live birds, preparing raw product, producing and packaging finished product. In this role you will be responsible for making sure we have quality product that is made to customer specifications and requirements.

While performing the duties of General Production, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or cold conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced temperature controlled environments. Positions require standing the entire shift, the use of stairs, potential heavy lifting, and repetitive motion.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Execute day-to-day activities including but not limited to, cutting, packaging, picking, sorting & moving product
  • Ensure that production outcomes and quality fulfill customer specifications
  • Ability to work in a cold environment (0-4 Celcius)
  • Weight handling from 20lbs. up to 60lbs
  • Comfortable working with raw meat; Beef, Pork & Chicken
  • Must be able to stand on your feet for 8 or 10 hours and complete physically repetitive labour in a fast paced environment
  • Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures; and
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisors


Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.

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