Cargill Seasonal Operator I in Newark, California

Seasonal Operator I

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 seasonal position is located in Newark, CA.

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. 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. Learn more at www.cargill.com.

Description:

Cargill Salt, a business unit of Cargill, Incorporated, is a leader in the industry, providing salt, service and solutions to the food, water conditioning, agricultural, industrial, and packaged ice control markets. With a strong culture that focuses on people, this is an outstanding opportunity for qualified individuals interested in:

  • A safety focused culture

  • Team environment

  • Development

  • Competitive salary

  • Incentive program

  • Comprehensive benefits package

This temporary, Teamster Union position is responsible for operating 40 ton off road haul trucks to transport salt during our Harvest season (Aug-Dec).

Principal accountability:

  • Job duties include but are not limited to operating haul trucks, performing light maintenance and cleaning of mobile equipment, and manual labor tasks. All duties are carried out with strict attention to safe behaviors and activities.

  • Operate heavy equipment – such as loaders, haul trucks, 5 yard dump trucks, forklifts, water truck and tractor

  • Complete equipment safety and maintenance inspections and fill out inspection form

  • Grease, fuel, and lube equipment

  • Wash equipment

  • Perform tasks assigned in a safe and timely manner

  • Operate hand tools both manual and power – such as hammer, wrench, rake, shovel, paint roller and brush, grinder, and weed trimmer

No relocation assistance is provided.

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.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling and pounding with hammer.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 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 workovertime.

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

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-CA-Newark

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: NEW01397