Cargill Flex Production Worker in Spruce Grove, Alberta

Flex Production Worker

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

The Flex position is responsible for performing general production duties in a food manufacturing environment and will work within strict standards. Specific tasks are not guaranteed, and must be flexible in performing assigned duties.

As production demands the flex will be placed at any work station / department at any time. Including but not limited to: Pack Off, Grind, Formax, QC, Distribution , Boxroom, Lab. The flex will demonstrate an overall knowledge of training requirements that is assigned within a specific department. In this role you are responsible for making sure that we have quality product that is made to our customer specifications and requirements.

We are highly engaged and our number one priority is safety, personal and food safety. As a stakeholder within the company all policies and procedures must be understood and followed.

Principal accountabilities:

  • The Flexible Work Group at the Spruce Grove facility addresses the need for greater plant flexibility and may be cross trained in multiple areas of the plant.

  • Flex workers are considered General Labourers and may be requested to work days, afternoons and night shifts at the discretion of area supervisors and/or management.

  • There is no designated shift or position and the flex worker will rotate between shifts.

  • You will be trained for multiply tasks within the plant

  • You may be required to work 40 hours per week, however 40 hours is not guaranteed, as this is based on production demands.

  • Hours over 40 per week are considered over-time.

  • Must be able to stand up to 10 hours and complete physically repetitive labour in a fast paced environment.

  • Must be able to lift 30-60 lb boxes throughout the day.

  • Must be able to read English and comprehend training material and lock out tag out procedures.

  • Must be able to understand and follow all food, personal and company safety policies and procedures.

  • Must be reliable, punctual and maintain good attendance.

  • Must be willing to take necessary training to perform the assigned tasks IE: forklift/pallet jack training.

Qualifications

Requirements:

Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada.

Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old.

Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, open/close valves and work in confined spaces.

Ability to lift a up to 60 pounds.

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

Ability to work in elevated areas.

Must be able to read/write English.

Basic computer skills.

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

Preferred Qualifications:

Forklift certified.

High School diploma or Equivalent.

Able to work overtime.

Must be able to operate machinery.

At least 1 year of experience in production related work.

Ablity to work well with others.

Ability to follow rules / regulations.

Positive attitude.

Basic computer skills.

Self starter.

Positive attitude.

Reliable / good attendance.

Honest.

Primary Location Canada-Alberta-Spruce Grove

Req ID: SPR02363