Cargill Process Technician in Sterling, Colorado

Process Technician

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.


This position:

  • Is located in Sterling, Colorado. Relocation assistance is not provided.

  • Will have a rotating shift between the 1st and 2nd shift.

At Cargill Animal 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:

  • 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)

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment

  • Schedule runs per FDA guidelines.

  • Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates.



  • 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.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Must be able to read/write English.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Basic Math skills.

  • Knowledge of basic tools and maintenance related subjects with good mechanical aptitude.

  • 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.

  • Must be able to operate machinery.

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


  • Able to work in elevated areas.

  • Forklift certified.

  • Able to operate heavy equipment.

  • Prior experience in feed or production related work.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-CO-Sterling

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: STE00057