Emporia, KS

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Job Posting - Cargill - Packaging Technician



Packaging Technician-EMP00021
Cargill is a unique place to grow your career, your experience and your abilities. Every day, we grow our reputation as a leading international producer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. We take pride in our global reach, ability to contribute, and strong work ethics and values. Founded in 1865, Cargill is a privately held company and employs 140,000 people in 65 countries with annual revenues in excess of $133.9 billion. Through innovation, creativity and teamwork, we are transforming entire markets and people’s lives worldwide, and we can have the same impact on your career. Discover how we can be Better Together at www.cargill.com.
This position is located at our Emporia, KS facility. 
No relocation assistance will be provided. 
At Cargill Feed & 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, hard working 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.
This position is responsible for the manufacturing and shipping of animal feed.  Responsibilities include:
  • Run multiple pieces of equipment, i.e, batching mixers, pellet mills, grinders, grain cleaners; .
  • Manufacture products to ensure that they meet specifications, and HACCP requirements.
  • Run Logics Real-time equipment. Schedule production based on customer demands. (Mixer)
  • Schedule runs per FDA guidelines.
  • Safety - responsible for safety of themselves and teammates.
  • Operation of the packing/bagging machines
  • Stacking bags
  • Sampling and labeling of processed feeds
  • Completing all records and reports on processed feeds
  • Basic maintenance of bagging equipment
  • Housekeeping
  • Must be able to read/comprehend English
  • Good Math Skills
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Computer knowledge
  • 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.
  • Prior experience in feed or production related work 
  • High School Graduate or Equivalent
Cargill is an EEO/AA employer.

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