Cargill Platform Laborer in Paris, Illinois
This Full Time position is in Paris, Illinois, please expect to receive a call from a (952) area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.
Cargill Starches & Sweeteners North America employs more than 2,400 people and operates facilities in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Tennessee and Texas. Leading national brands choose Starches & Sweeteners NA to develop, manufacture, and deliver ingredients that differentiate their food and beverage products in the marketplace. In addition, Starches & Sweeteners NA unlocks the goodness of the common corn kernel to create ingredients that are used in cattle feed, plastics, food packaging and medicines. We depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you to operate our business successfully!
Starting pay rate will be $16.64. After 90 days of probation period the hourly pay rate will go up to $17.49.
There are a couple of shift differentials: $0.20 that applies from 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm and $0.30 that applies from 11 pm to 7 am.
Arranges boxes, material and other equipment in neat and orderly manner
Keeping the work area clean as well as housekeeping responsibilities
Picks up reusable scrap for salvage and deposits in correct location
Operates industrial truck to transport materials within plant
Unwinds plastic or metal banding material from reel, wraps band around stack or bundle, inserts loose end of banding material into strapping tool and cinches and crimps banding material and clamp with strapping tool to secure articles during storage or shipment
Counts and records number of banded bundles
Affixes identifying data on visible portion of bundles
Observes movement of materials or products on conveyor
Notifies supervisor of equipment malfunction
Positions chutes or spouts to divert flow of materials from conveyor into railcar or truck
Packs product into bags, weighs, seals, stacks on pallets and applies wrap
Other duties as assigned
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 employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility
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 elevated areas (4 feet and above)
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)
Must be able to operate machinery and/or industrial equipment
Basic use of a computer
Ability to work overtime including weekends, holidays, or different shifts with advance notice
Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written)
High School diploma or Equivalent
Prior experience in production related work
Prior experience in grain handling
Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law.
Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.
Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.
US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
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