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Grind Room Floater- Full Time- Nashville, TN

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Job ID 136047 Date posted 07/23/2021 Location : Nashville, Tennessee

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 280,000 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


Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 280,000 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 Nashville, TN. 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 Protein Solutions

Cargill Protein is a business committed to serving a broad range of retail, foodservice, deli, club store and branded food customers. We are focused on the success of our own national brands as well as the brands of our customers. We utilize state-of-the-art turkey, beef, pork and chicken processing capabilities to deliver high-quality meat products to our partners. Advanced technologies and imaginative people create innovative solutions and distinctive value for our customers.

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. 

Floater persons on the floor set up the work area before shift starts.  Floaters will make sure equipment and required materials are handed out and make sure work areas are set up for employees to begin working.  Throughout shift leads will check product with the QA to ensure the quality of our product is where it needs to be.  Floaters will work with employees to make sure they are working safe and performing the job correctly.  Floaters are also responsible for making sure that orders are filled and proper product is being run.  Floater will fill in anywhere needed and help the lead and supervisor run the area. The floater will be responsible for becoming familiar with the Job Task Description of each position in their department. They will be required to follow the safety precautions and procedures of each job they perform. Employee may need to use a ladder to set up and tear down equipment.  In the event a ladder must be used the employee will need to have a spotter.  This is also the case for any equipment where employees may need to push product down that has gotten stuck. Floater persons in the grind area will be required to have forklift JTP on file in addition to this one.

Available shift  2nd shift

Key Accountabilities

Principal Accountabilities

•    Set up the work area before the shifts starts.
•    Ensure equipment and required materials are handed out and ensure work areas are set up for employees to begin working.
•    Assist the Leads and work with employees to make sure they are working safely and performing their job correctly. This includes daily mobile equipment checks.
•    Responsible for ensuring orders are filled and the proper product and materials are being handled.
•    Enter incoming and outgoing load paperwork into the computer with the assistance of the Lead.
•    Assign employees to tasks that need to be completed and work to solve any problems that arise.
•    Fill in anywhere needed to help the lead and supervisor run the area.
•    Assist with physical receipt of Packaging and Ingredients if needed.
•    Verify packing slips and receipt entry into ERP system.
•    Learn and maintain inventory system.
•    Perform inventory cycle counts utilizing ABC method.
•    Operate Power Industrial Truck.
•    Communicate with Logistics, Security and Purchasing.
•    Ensure food safety/quality and cleanliness/housekeeping.
•    Responsible for becoming familiar with the Job Task Description of each position in their department.
•    Required to follow safety precautions and procedures of each job they perform.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

•    Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
•    Must be 18 years of age or older.
•    Ability to read, write, and speak English.
•    Must be able to lift up to 60 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation.
•    Basic knowledge of Production Environment.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

•    Proficient in computer applications (Excel, Outlook, Database management).
•    Previous inventory or forklift experience.
•    Previous warehouse/shipping/receiving experience.
•    Basic math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.
•    Recent related work history.


Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 280,000 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.

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