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Cargill Skilled Machine Operator - Full Time in Dodge City, Kansas

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.

Shifts: 1st & 2nd

Compensation: $21.45/hr

Benefits Information:

  • $3,000 Sign-On Bonus!

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Insurance

  • Health and Wellness Incentives

  • Marathon Health Clinic (Employer sponsored health center)

  • Paid Vacation and Holidays

  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions

  • Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Discounts

Skilled Machine Operators are an important role in the daily operations of our facilities. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The types of roles available are including but not limited to, performing various rendering and tissue processes, operating heavy equipment, charting and reporting progress and yields, and in many cases the use of tracking via computer, all while making safety and food safety the number one priorities. While performing the duties of a Skilled Machine Operator, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Positions require standing or walking the entire shift, the use of stairs, and the use of PPE which is required in all areas of the facility.This position does not offer relocation assistance to the job location. Please visit www.cargill.com/us-relo to browse positions offering relocation assistance.

Principal accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:

  • Maintaining Processes such as rendering and tissue processes

  • Tracking, reading, or creating reports manually or via computer

  • Ensuring food safety and quality

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Maintaining a safe working environment

Required Qualifications

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English

  • Must be able to perform basic math, such as: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

Preferred Qualifications

  • Beef experience

  • Meat processing experience

  • Prior experience in a production, or similar, environment

  • Work history in the past 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet

At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law.

Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.

US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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