Cargill Seasonal Elevator Operator in Gilman, Illinois
Seasonal Elevator Operator
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.
This Seasonal position is located inGilman, IL.
Cargill, together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. At Cargill we have a culture of safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones - every day. We operate some of the most technologically advanced plants in the world, but they can't run by themselves - we depend on creative, responsible, hard working individuals like you.
The purpose of this position is to operate equipment associated with the elevator process. Operators in this position are responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the elevator area. They will ensure that the equipment is fully operational and in good repair. Interacts on a regular basis with customers, supervisors or other personnel.
Operate all equipment associated with the elevator process, including drags, conveyors, bean dryers, and truck dump.
Operate grain dryers using a computer with PLC software.
Unload soybeans and corn from trucks
Operate railcar and truck loadout
Operate mobile equipment.
Enter confined spaces under proper permit conditions and supervision.
Work outdoors in a dusty environment.
Understand and adhere to state and federal Occupational Safety and Health rules and regulations as related to plant safety. Follow all Cargill safety rules and regulations.
Inspect buildings, grounds, and equipment utilized by facility; determine immediate and long range needs for maintenance and repair work. Enter work orders utilizing maintenance computer program.
Troubleshoot minor problems as required.
Maintain a safe and sanitary atmosphere with a high regard for environmental impact of the operation.
Attend various mandatory safety and department meetings.
Communicate in a courteous and positive manner to accomplish duties effectively, working as a team with all involved.
Assist other plant personnel as needed, and will perform any other duty as requested by the production supervisor.
No relocation assistance is provided.
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 that employees be a minimum of 18 years old.
Strong communication, reading, writing & math skills
Good attendance record and work ethics
Ability to climb to a significant elevation
Ability to work in dusty environments
Ability to work from heights.
Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling and work in confined spaces
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds
Ability to work in elevated areas
Must be able to operate machinery
Must be able to operate heavy equipment
Must be able to read/write English
Basic computer skills
Ability to work overtime
Ability to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts
- Prior experience in production related work
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
Primary Location US-IL-Gilman
Req ID: GIL00064