Cargill Maintenance Mechanic - 3rd Shift - Full Time - Schuyler, Nebraska in Schuyler, Nebraska

Maintenance Mechanic - 3rd Shift - Full Time - Schuyler, Nebraska

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 Solutionsis the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, turkey, and fooddistribution businesses. Our businessesbased in Wichita, Kansas, provide wholesome, high quality, nutritious and flavorfulproducts to customers ranging from foodservice operators and grocery stores, tofood 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 sellproducts; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customersprovide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product thatwe love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connectsto our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We havebeen innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions thathelp nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements andproduce 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 ouremployees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

Employees in our Maintenance and Electronics departments are an important role in the daily operations of our facilities. There are a variety of roles within this title such as Mechanics of different skill levels, Mechanic apprentices/assistants, and Electricians. Maintenance and Electronic workers responsibilities include but are not limited to maintaining all the accepts of the facility and it’s equipment as well was constructing, developing, and designing areas of the plant, perform preventative maintenance work; conduct daily set-up of area; troubleshoot power transmission, pneumatics, & hydraulics; and limited welding, all while making safety and food safety the number one priorities.

While performing the duties of a Maintenance or Electronics worker, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. The employee must work with chemicals and solvents and have the ability to operate moving vehicles. Positions require standing or walking the entire shift, the use of stairs, and the use of PPE which is required in all areas of the facility. (Not an all-inclusive list).

Perform repetitive or non-routine tasks. Examples include:

  • May operate heavy machinery (including forklift) or computer programs

  • Use a variety of tools and retrieve parts

  • Conduct daily set-up of area

  • Troubleshooting

  • Working around or with machinery and power sources such as electricity

  • Ensuring safety, food safety and quality

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Maintaining a safe working environment



  • Legal to work in the US without the need of a Visa sponsorship

  • Over 18 Yrs old

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

  • Basic Math skills including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

  • Knowledge of basic tools and maintenance related subjects

  • Willingness to participate on various teams such as HAZMAT


  • Computer skills

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Meat processing experience

  • Production experience

  • Maintenance experience

  • Work history in the past 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-NE-Schuyler

Req ID: SCH02212