Cargill Maintenance - 3rd Shift - Full Time - California, Missouri in California, Missouri

Maintenance - 3rd Shift - Full Time - California, Missouri

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 28,000 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, pork, 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.

General Maintenance 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 roles available require troubleshooting, ensuring proper maintenance and operational status of equipment utilizing preventative and predictive maintenance strategies, using a variety of hand tools to set up, break down, adjust production line machinery, and performing other duties pertaining to hydraulics and pneumatics, all while making safety the number one priority. Maintenance requires being able to read manuals written in English and the ability to write and document information.

While performing the duties of General Maintenance, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Positions require standing the entire shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility.

Principal Accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:

  • Using hand tools to perform maintenance on production machinery

  • Ensuring food safety and quality

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Responding to radio calls from other departments (production, food safety, safety, etc) for maintenance related actions

  • Effectively Communicating with other departments and other maintenance shifts to ensure proper pass down of maintenance related issues to the next shift in a positive manor

  • Documenting daily work assigned on paper and also in the maintenance management system) SAP


Required Qualifications

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

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Ability to perform basic math such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

  • Basic computer skills

  • Basic knowledge of hand-tools

  • Ability to use a powered industrial truck (PIT) or eligible to acquire license and maintain the license

  • Ability to operate a forklift and other motorized equipment

  • Must supply their own tools.

  • Be able to work shifts and weekend overtime as required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous production experience

  • Meat processing experience

  • Previous maintenance experience

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Work history in the past 12 months

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-MO-California

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: CAL02245