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Hours Full-time, Part-time
Location Thurman, Iowa

About this job

Job Level: Hourly
Job Type: Hourly Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.


Job Location: Nebraska City, NE 
Job Type: Full Time
Shift(s) Available: 1st, 2nd & 3rd
Compensation: $24.90 - $25.90/hr


Benefits Information

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Marathon Health Clinic (Employer sponsored health center)
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • 401(k) with Cargill matching contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Short-term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts


Principal Accountabilities

  • Using hand tools to perform maintenance on production machinery
  • Ensuring food safety and quality
  • Cleanliness and housekeeping
  • Responding to radio calls from other departments (production, food safety, safety, etc) for maintenance related actions
  • Communicating with other departments and other maintenance shifts to ensure proper pass down of maintenance related issues to the next shift
  • Documenting daily work assigned on paper and in the maintenance management system (SAP)
  • Troubleshoot equipment with minimal supervision and communicate the status of the equipment to maintenance management and other departments
  • Utilize parts in inventory to repair equipment and follow procedures in documenting what is issued out


Required Qualifications

  • Must be eligible to work in the united states without visa sponsorship 
  • Must be 18 years or older 
  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal & written)
  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50 lbs., kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation 
  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc., with the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) 
  • Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above) 
  • Ability to operate and set up machines using manuals
  • Ability to troubleshoot and isolate malfunctions on production equipment and show mechanical aptitude
  • Have basic computer skills and ability to use basic hand tools
  • Ability to use or learn how to operate a forklift and other motorized equipment


Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year previous production or maintenance experience
  • Meat processing experience
  • Food handling experience

Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code. Please note that this position does not include relocation reimbursement.


Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet