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Cargill Elevator Operator in Topeka, Kansas

This Full-time position is located in Topeka, Kansas; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

The Elevator Operator is responsible for operating the Farm Service Center efficiently, in a safe manner with superior customer service.

This is an excellent opportunity for qualified individuals interested in:

  • Working in a state-of-the-art grain facility.

  • Team environment.

  • Working toward career advancement.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Train loading incentives.

  • Incentive program.

  • Benefits package.

    Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operate safely within Cargill policy, procedures, and governmental regulations and fully participate in Cargill Safety programs (BBSP, SafeStart etc.)

  • Perform critical operations to keep facility running: Loading/Unloading barges, trucks and railcars. Other grain handling including, filling /reclaiming of ground piles, transferring, blending etc.

  • Provide a high level of customer service by displaying courteous, helpful, knowledgeable interaction and behaviors.

  • Maintain the general appearance of the facility to include elevators, grounds, buildings, etc.

  • Monitor equipment to ensure it's in good working order, participate in the overall maintenance of the facility and equipment - notify management of any necessary repairs or possible equipment concerns.

  • Be an involved/engaged member of a team and be willing to act and think independently.

  • Ability to problem solve and make decision as needed.

  • Demonstrated self-starter and high initiative.

  • Strong customer service orientation.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

  • Good Attendance Record & Work Ethics.

Requirements:

  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.

  • Cargill requires employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility.

  • Must be able to read/write English.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling, pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

  • Ability to work in elevated areas.

  • Must be able to operate machinery.

  • Ability to work overtime.

  • Ability to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.

Preferred:

  • Forklift certified.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Able to operate heavy equipment.

  • Prior experience in production related work.

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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