Cargill PIT Operator-Skin Line - 2nd (4:30pm-end of shift) - Full-time - Dayton, VA in Dayton, Virginia

PIT Operator-Skin Line - 2nd (4:30pm-end of shift) - Full-time - Dayton, VA

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 32,000 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, 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.

Position Purpose

PIT Operator 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 are handling all aspects of meat processing, operate a pallet jack, retrieve meat for various lines, get supplies and supply tank to multiple machines, all while making safety the number one priority.

While performing the duties of PIT Operator, 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:

  • Ensuring food safety and quality

  • Operate pallet jack and perform basic PM’s on jack

  • Must be able to obtain a PIT license or currently have a PIT license.

  • Will be required to set up, tear down, and operate all equipment in department.

  • Must be willing to work scheduled department hours and weekends and/or overtime as required.

  • Has demonstrated professional working relationships, and has the ability to interact effectively with production management, Quality Assurance and USDA.

  • Preference given to those that have demonstrated the ability to perform the tasks of this job.

  • Must have good safety and attendance records.

  • Basic math skills (addition/subtraction) preferred


Required Qualifications

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

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous production experience

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Work history in the past 12 months

  • Good English communication skills (reading, written and oral) required. Bilingual preferred.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-VA-Dayton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: DAY02881