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Cargill Warehouse Worker in Pontoon Beach, Illinois

This Full-time position is located in Pontoon, IL; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

This is a 2nd shift position.

Cargill Food Distribution provides quality, freshness and value meat products to processors, distributors, retailers, hotels, restaurants and other partners throughout the United States. The ability to effectively pick, consolidate, cross-dock and ship products in an efficient and cost-effective manner is a feature our customers depend upon. Our state-of-the-art, strategically located distribution centers ensure that our products reach our customers and consumers with unmatched freshness and quality.

Cargill Food Distribution has an opportunity available for a 2nd Shift Warehouse worker. General warehouse position responsible for picking orders, verifying counts, shipping and receiving of product, and general housekeeping/office duties as assigned.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operate Stand-up Forklift and Electric Pallet Jacks.

  • Pick product/Order filling.

  • Scan Inventory/Rotation, Cycle counting.

  • General Warehouse maintenance and housekeeping.

  • Billing and filing.

Requirements:

  • 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 80lbs, 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).

  • Must be able to operate machinery and/or industrial equipment.

  • Ability to understand and communicate in English(verbal/written).

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Basic use of a computer.

  • Ability to work overtime including weekends, holidays, or different shifts with advance notice.

Preferred:

  • Able to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above).

  • Forklift certified.

  • Experience with SAP or a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office software, with an emphasis on Excel and Word.

  • Working knowledge of inventory systems.

  • At least 1 year experience in production related work.

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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