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Inventory Control - 2nd Shift - Full time - Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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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.

Inventory Control - 2nd Shift - Full time - Milwaukee, WI

Job ID MIL01497 Date posted 04/22/2021

This is a full-time position is located in Milwaukee, WI. 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.


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. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 155,000 employees in 68 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. Learn more at www.cargill.com.

Cargill Protein Cargill Protein is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, pork and turkey, foodservice, food distribution and case ready 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.

Position Description
The inventory controller is responsible for overall management of packaging and labelling inventory. The employee works closely with purchasing department, operations, MHD and supply chain to ensure correct levels of packaging inventory is at hand, reduce waste and ensures the production team has the correct materials for the run. This person should be able to use a computer, scan gun and have basic language and math skills. 


Principal Accountabilities 
•    Responsible for managing packaging and labelling inventory
•    Work with purchasing department for ongoing management of inventory levels
•    Stage inventory on floor for production runs
•    Ensure inventory accuracy and waste reduction
•    Assist with setting up packaging materials on equipment
•    Communicate with planning/scheduling to plan inventory for upcoming runs


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
•    Ability to perform basic math functions
•    Must be able to lift 60-80lb boxes on a consistent daily basis. 
•    Ability to manage multiple priorities at once, have strong organizational skills
•    Demonstrate basic computer skills including data entry and data retrieval
•    Ability to work in a cold environment, and the ability to work in a potentially physically strenuous environment
•    Able to work holidays and weekends as needed to meet customer demand
•    Forklift certified or capable of being certified     

Preferred Qualifications

•    High school diploma or GED

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