Cargill Elevator Operator in Council Bluffs, Iowa
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Dedicated to helping farmers prosper, Cargill AgHorizons U.S. helps customers manage their risk and maximize production through grain marketing alternatives, crop insurance, agronomic advice and crop inputs. Part of Cargill’s global agricultural supply chain group, Cargill AgHorizons serves customers with a 1,500-member team at more than 100 grain elevators and service centers across the United States.
This is an excellent opportunity for qualified individuals interested in:
Working in a state-of-the-art grain facility
Working toward career advancement
Train loading incentives
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.
High School diploma or equivalent
Must be able to read/write English
Basic computer skills
Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old
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
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
Ability to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold
Ability to work in elevated areas
Must be able to operate machinery
Must be able to operate heavy equipment
Ability to work overtime
Must be able to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
Ability to work in a potentially physically strenuous environment
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.
Prior experience in production related work
Able to learn and explore depths of career (Passion/Curious)
Strong communication, reading, writing & math skills
Some manufacturing or agriculture experience
Knowledge of government regulations
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-IA-Council Bluffs
Req ID: COU00090