Cargill Process Technician - 2nd Shift in Hereford, Texas

Process Technician - 2nd Shift

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

This position is located in Hereford, TX. No relocation assistance is provided.

This position is responsible for the manufacturing and shipping of animal feed. Operate all mixing and batching equipment to mix ingredients according to company’s feed formulations. This includes the operation of ingredient augers, mixing scale, mixer, liquid pumps, forklift, and distribution equipment. Good housekeeping to be maintained at all times. Work in a safe and efficient manner consistent with company rules and regulations.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • 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.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Other accountabilities may include:

  • Good Math Skills.

  • Good mechanical aptitude.

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment.

  • Driving will be required to complete certain tasks. Safe operation of a forklift is required.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential tasks.

  • Feed Production experience.

  • Background in mechanics and maintenance helpful.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • 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 employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility

  • Must be able to read/write English.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • 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.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 55 pounds.

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

  • Ability to work in elevated areas.

  • Must be able to operate machinery.

  • Must be able to operate heavy equipment.

  • Ability to work overtime.

Preferred:

  • Forklift certified.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Able to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.

  • Prior experience in production related work.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-TX-Hereford

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: HER00485