Cargill 3rd shift Extruder in Kansas City, Kansas

3rd shift Extruder

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 Kansas City, KS. No relocation assistance is provided.

This is a First shift (12:00 am - 8 am)

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.

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, hardworking 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.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Extrude quality product in an efficient manner (checking product every 30 minutes, making necessary adjustments to run product to target)

  • Conduct quality in-process checks and document correctly

  • Inspect the product to guarantee all required quality standards are met.This would include correct shape, color, size and density

  • Adjust weigh belts as needed

  • Ensure proper topical ingredients are being used and applied at the specified rates

  • Set-up die plates and knife heads

  • Conduct efficient changeovers as specified to the production schedule

  • Minimize start-up and change-over times working as efficiently as possible

  • Communicate with batching control room operators

  • Dumping ration and fines carts

  • Keeping area and equipment clean

  • Sanitize equipment according to plan

  • Maintain equipment

  • Transfer responsibilities from shift to shift

  • 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 that employees be a minimum of 18 years old.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to operate machinery.

  • Must be able to read/write English.

  • Ability to work overtime.

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

Preferred:

  • Able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders and shoveling.

  • Able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • At least 6 months of experience in production related work.

  • Forklift certified.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-KS-Kansas City

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: KAN00689