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Farm Labor - Full Time - Gentry, Arkansas

Springdale, Arkansas

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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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What makes a successful General Production Professional at Cargill?
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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.

Farm Labor - Full Time - Gentry, Arkansas

Job ID SPR02782 Date posted 08/01/2020

This is a full-time position located in Gentry, AR. 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

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 28,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

 

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats 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.


Farm Labor is a vital role in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The types of roles available are making routine checks at the barns to gather eggs, wash, disinfect, count and tray the eggs, clean and disinfect poultry houses, catch and handle birds to be artificially inseminated, verifying quality and accuracy of products, all while making safety the number one priority.


While performing the duties of Farm Labor, the employee is regularly exposed to live birds in a hot to cold indoor/outdoor environment. Positions require standing the entire shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility. All employees working in the farms must follow all BioSecurity measures, including, but not limited to showering in/out and wearing company-issued uniforms, cannot have pet birds, come in contact with anyone owning poultry, sheep and/or hogs, anyone working in another poultry farm or another poultry processing facility. All employees in the farms must abide by all Animal Welfare policies at all times.

 

Principal Accountabilities

  • Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:
  • Lift/handle live birds
  • Gathering eggs and complete sanitation and inventory
  • Maintaining proper feed and water lines
  • Ensuring product safety and quality
  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

Required Qualifications
     •Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
     •Must be 18 years or older

Preferred Qualifications
  • Meat processing experience
  • Poultry farm experience
  • Other farming experience
  • Production experience
  • Work history in the last 12 months
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