Cargill Maintenance Technician in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Maintenance 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.

Description

This full time position is located in Council Bluffs, Iowa; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Whatever job you're looking for, you can probably find it at Cargill. Our diverse partnerships across a variety of industries mean countless career opportunities for you. It's your choice. It's your future. You can make it happen at Cargill.

Dedicated to helping farmers prosper, Cargill AgHorizons U.S. helps customers manage their risk and maximize production through grain marketing alternatives, crop insurance, agronomic advice and crop inputs. Part of Cargill’s global agricultural supply chain group, Cargill AgHorizons serves customers with a 1,500-member team at more than 100 grain elevators and service centers across the United States.

This position is responsible for maintaining optimum asset health for all plant equipment, systems, and structures by

performing inspections, repairs and modifications to equipment.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Perform maintenance work in area of expertise.

  • Perform routine plant maintenance.

  • Perform preventative maintenance.

  • Maintain maintenance records and assist in plant production as needed.

  • Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates.

  • Wear respirator and required safety equipment.

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 to work in a production facility.

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • 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 50 pounds

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

  • Ability to work in elevated areas.

  • Must be able to operate machinery.

  • Ability to workovertime.

  • Must be able to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.

Preferred:

  • Prior experience in production related work.

  • Able to learn and explore depths of career (Passion/Curious).

  • Strong communication, reading, writing & math skills.

  • Some manufacturing or agriculture experience.

  • Mechanical aptitude.

  • Knowledge of government regulations.

  • Prior experience in production related work.

  • Able to perform maintenance trades including welding, pipe fitting, and fabrication, rigging systems, gearbox and bearing, maintenance, lubrication, pumps and piping systems, mechanical maintenance and hydraulic and pneumatic.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-IA-Council Bluffs

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: COU00109