Cargill Mill Operations Technician in Byhalia, Mississippi

Mill Operations Technician

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 full time position is located in Byhalia, MS. Relocation assistance is not provided.

At Cargill Feed & Nutrition we provide customized animal nutrition solutions to customers across the Americas, Europe and Asia. 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. At Cargill we have a culture of safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones every day. We also believe that employees must have the opportunity to do what they do best so as part of the application process, you may be asked to complete an online assessment. This will help us understand the things that you do better than others - the talents that you rely on to succeed.

This position is responsible for the manufacturing and shipping of animal feed. Responsibilities include:

  • Run multiple pieces of equipment, i.e, batching mixers, pellet mills, grinders, grain cleaners; receives ingredients by truck and rail, monitors ingredients inventory levels.

  • Manufacture products to ensure that they meet specifications, and HACCP requirements.

  • Run Logics Real-time equipment. Schedule production based on customer demands. (Mixer)

  • Schedule runs per FDA guidelines.

  • Perceive safety as top priority, and comply with all Cargill & location safety policies & procedures

  • Pro-activeness, and punctuality are highly value for this position as well as individuals pursuing self-challenge

Important information about the position

  • 2nd and 3rd shift

  • Pay range: $1625 - $19.00


  • 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 to work in a plant job.

  • Must be able to read/comprehend English

  • Good Math Skills

  • Good mechanical aptitude

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

  • Computer knowledge

  • High School Graduate or Equivalent

  • 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.

  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

  • Must to work in elevated areas

  • Must be able to operate machinery

  • Ability to work overtime

  • Ability to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-MS-Byhalia

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: BYH00100