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Over The Road Truck Driver - Full - Time - Monticello, MN

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Job ID 133847 Date posted 07/19/2021 Location : Monticello, Minnesota

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.

Job Purpose and Impact

This is a full-time position is located in Monticello, MN. 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. 

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Cargill Protein

Cargill Protein is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, turkey, and food distribution 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 32,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

Cargill Beef

At Cargill Beef, we know that our customers don’t just sell products; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customers provide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product that we love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connects to our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We have been innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions that help nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

Position Purpuse

You will play a vital role in the success of a department and the entire operating unit. As a Cargill stakeholder, you will develop a deep understanding of production responsibilities, assets, and initiate opportunities for improvement. You will create and promote a team-building environment, which promotes customer and stakeholder enthusiasm. Additionally, you are responsible for executing safety initiatives and communicating safety awareness. This position will assure all HACCP's, OPRP's, and SOP's are executed as planned. This position will play a vital role in meeting business and departmental goals and milestones. Lastly, you will have the opportunity to focus on training and development to further your career with Cargill. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Key Accountabilities

Principal Accountabilities:

80% The safe operation of a company-owned tractor-trailer unit, product safety and personal safety while on the job, provide excellent customer service, complete necessary paperwork, load and unload trailer, and protecting all assigned operational equipment and protecting loads from product tampering.
10% Maintain adherence to all Corporate Environmental Health and Safety Policies and Procedures.
10%   This position shall have the responsibility to report problems with the food safety management system to identified person(s).  This position has the responsibility and authority to initiate and record actions.  Acquire and maintain knowledge of HACCP/OPRP/PRP (GMP) policies and requirements to complete all monitoring and/or verifications tasks as outlined in the Food Safety Management.

All job duties may be revised by the supervisor when necessary to accommodate business needs. The descriptions are general guidelines of expectations but may not include all responsibilities of the position.

Rate per mile will range from 48-51 cents per mile, depending on years of experience when hired


Required Qualifications

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa Sponsorship
  • Must be 21 years or older
  • Must have 2 years of Class A driving experience OR 1 year of Class A driving experience plus Driver Education Certificate of Completion. 
  • Basic computer ability
  • Must possess a current Class A, Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Must possess the tractor-trailer driving ability and skills to successfully complete a road test
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Truck driver experience  
  • Work History in the Last 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

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