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Quality Technician

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Job ID 151915 Date posted 09/15/2021 Location : Owatonna, Minnesota

At Cargill Feed & Nutrition we provide customized animal nutrition solutions to customers across the Americas, Europe and Asia. 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. We depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you to operate our business successfully!

Shift: 1st shift

Sign -On Bonus $2000.00

A Typical Workday May Include:

  • Accurately perform and record monitoring activities, process verifications, and audits throughout the facility including raw material audits, documenting deviations and/or recording corrective actions taken
  • Monitoring and enforcing all plant specific and corporate food safety programs
  • Performing pre-operational inspections and along with performing quality monitoring of product and processes
  • Documenting and maintaining record keeping utilizing a computer as necessary
  • Auditing supplies to maintain inventory and designing and implementing new procedures and/or techniques
  • Interacting regularly with peers and management to pursue continuous improvement of facility operations and promote a teamwork focused environment
  • Operating forklift
  • Understanding and adhering to all safety rules and regulations
  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without Visa sponsorship.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation.
  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc., with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above).
  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written).
  • Basic use of a computer.
  • Ability to work overtime including weekends, holidays, or different shifts with advance notice.
  • High school diploma/GED or a minimum of two years equivalent work experience.


  • Prior experience in production and or similar military environment.
  • Associates Degree in Science related field.
  • Prior Quality Control/Quality Assurance experience.
  • Prior knowledge of Pet Food manufacturing

Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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