Cargill Live Hang - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Dayton, Virginia in Dayton, Virginia

Live Hang - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Dayton, Virginia

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Cargill Meat Solutions

Cargill Meat Solutions 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 32,000 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, 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.

Live Hang Rotation 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 responsibilities include reaching into cages and pulling toms and/or hens. Placing birds on a moving shackle line. Duties may also include assignment to the kill room and/or feather picking room and CO2 building, all while making safety and animal welfare the number one priority.

While performing the duties of Live Hang Rotation, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Employees in this position will be exposed to the elements. Employees in this department must follow strict animal handling procedures at all times. This rotation requires that the employee stand the entire shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility.

Principal Accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:

Lift/handling live birds

Perform secondary kill with a knife

Pulling feathers from carcass

Ensuring food safety and quality

Cleanliness and housekeeping

Education, Experience, & Skills

No educational requirements


Required Qualifications

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

  • Must be 18 years or older

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Previous poultry experience

  • Live Hang experience

  • Production experience

  • Work history in the last 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-VA-Dayton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: DAY02654