Cargill Equipment Operator Specialist - Variable Shifts - Full Time - Nebraska City - Nebraska in Hamburg, Iowa

Equipment Operator Specialist - Variable Shifts - Full Time - Nebraska City - Nebraska

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 155,000 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.


Cargill Protein

Cargill Protein is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, turkey, and food distribution businesses. Our businesses based in Wichita, Kansas, provide wholesome, high quality, nutritious and flavorful products to customers ranging from foodservice operators and grocery stores, to food manufacturers and export markets. These businesses employ more than 28,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats is a business committed to serving a broad range of retail, foodservice, deli, club store and branded food customers. We are focused on the success of our own national brands as well as the brands of our customers. We utilize state-of-the-art turkey, beef, and chicken processing capabilities to deliver high-quality meat products to our partners. Advanced technologies and imaginative people create innovative solutions and distinctive value for our customers.

Equipment Operator Specialist is a vital role in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title such as: ability to serve in all positions and to disassemble and reassemble multiple machines within your specific department; ability to complete training to use a pallet jack; complete hourly and daily paperwork; help to enforce Cargill policies and procedures. Handle these and all other assignments while making safety the number one priority.

While performing the duties of Equipment Operator Specialist, the employee is regularly exposed to a fast paced cold environment with slippery surfaces at times; moving mechanical parts. Position requires standing throughout the shift and the use of PPE is required in all areas of the facility.

Principal Accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:

  • Lock Out Tag Out

  • Disassembling and re-assembling equipment

  • Raking, pulling, pushing meat

  • Ensuring food safety and quality

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Maintaining a safe working environment


Required Qualifications

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

  • Ability to do basic math including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds at a time

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Cargill experience

  • Previous production experience

  • Meat processing experience

  • Work history in the last 12 months

  • Ability to operate a pallet jack and other motorized equipment

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-NE-Nebraska City

Other Locations US-IA-Hamburg

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: NEB02587