Cargill General Operator - Full Time - Hazleton, Pennsylvania in Hazleton, Pennsylvania

General Operator - Full Time - Hazleton, Pennsylvania

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.

Description

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 Beef

At Cargill Beef, we know that our customers don’t just sell products; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customers provide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product that we love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connects to our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We have been innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions that help nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

General Operator is an important role in the daily operations of our facilities. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The General Operator position includes jobs that involve intermediate skill level and can be mastered in a few weeks. General Operator positions work in a cold environment doing a variety of tasks such as handling raw meat, operating computerized labeling and scale systems, operating forklifts, high reach equipment, and pallet jacks, and cutting raw meat using different tools including knives and saws. These roles require employees to wear personal protective equipment and work within food safety requirements in order to deliver a safe product to the consumer.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Compliance with all safety, food safety, and HR programs, policies, and regulations

  • Ability to work around and with raw meat

  • Ability to work in cold temperatures (33-36° F)

  • Ability to stand on hard surfaces for extended periods of time

  • Ability to wear required personal protective equipment

  • Ability to work in a repetitive and fast paced environment

  • Ability to rotate through various positions/tasks

Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Legal to work in the US

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Meat processing experience

  • Production experience

  • Previous knife experience

  • Work history in the last 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-PA-Hazleton

Req ID: HAZ00744