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Smithfield Foods General Production 1st shift in DES MOINES, Iowa

General Production 1st shiftRequisition #2021-17593Job LocationsUS-IA-Des MoinesCategoryOperationsTypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusHourlyShift1st ShiftAdv.IndSPR- Operations ProductionJob Locations US-IA-Des Moines Your Opportunity A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods. As the world's largest pork processor and hog producer, we're a $15-billion global food company with more than 52,000 employees. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us.What we offer:A variety of career paths, including:ProductionMaintenanceQuality Assurance/Food SafetyHog ProcurementOpportunities for career growthTuition assistance#BringHomeTheBacon with industry-leading wages as well as benefits packages that are available after 90 consecutive days of work.Pay and Benefits included for this role include, but are not limited to:$15.00 /Hourly Starting PayCurrently Hiring for 2nd ShiftComprehensive Health InsuranceRetirement BenefitsUp to $1,000 Retention BonusAfter successfully completing 90-days of employment with Smithfield Foods, all new hires who start after 4/5/2021, will also be eligible to select a GIFT!Apple ProductsSamsung ProductsAmazon Gift Card ($150)Additional information about these, and other programs will be provided during orientation to new hire. Core Responsibilities Production employees at Smithfield handle materials and use hand tools, knives, machinery, and equipment to help deliver good food responsibly to America's dinner table. Production team members at Smithfield perform physically demanding work that requires good hand-eye coordination, attention to detail, strength and stamina. Team members must be available to work scheduled hours, which may include mandatory overtime, depending upon production demands. Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age.Applicants must be willing and able to:Understand and follow oral and written instructionsPerform a task requiring continuous/repetitive movement, including grasping, pinching hands, flexing, and extending armsStand on concrete and/or platforms for up to a 12-hour shiftWork around animal blood and/or carcass partsWork with a knife (if trained)Work in cold areas (approximately 20-40 degrees) and/orwarm areas (over 100 degrees)Work in an environment that is wet and humidWork while wearing a hard hat, hearing/eye protection, and steel-toed safety shoesWork in a noisy environment using personal protective equipment (PPE)Work with sanitation/cleaning chemicalsWork around strong smells/odorsClimb/move on ladders, steps, stairways, walkways and platformsBend, stoop, and twist repetitively over the course of an entire shiftWalk long distancesThis work is physically demanding and can require the use of some or all body parts and muscle groups.Some positions may require repetitive overhead lifting up to 30 lbs, single lifting of heavy objects which can weigh up to 60 lbs, or lifting of objects using mechanical assistance.Additional essential functions may be applicable to specific jobs.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned. Careers and Benefits To learn more about Smithfield's benefits, visitsmithfieldfoods.com/careerbenefits About Smithfield Foods Headquartered inSmithfield, Va.since 1936, Smithfield Foods, Inc. is an American food company with agricultural roots and a global reach. Our 40,000 U.S. and 15,000 European employees are dedicated to

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