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Cargill Elevator Operator in Iowa Falls, Iowa

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

The purpose of this position is to operate equipment associated with the elevator process. Operators in this position are responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the elevator area. They will ensure that the equipment is fully operational and in good repair. Interacts on a regular basis with meal and bean customers, crush operators, supervisors or other personnel.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operate all equipment associated with the elevator process, including drags, conveyors, bean dryers, and truck dump.

  • Operate Bean Dryer, Truck Dump, and Switch Engine.

  • Unload soybeans and germ from rail cars.

  • Ensure accurate information of scale weights and transactions are recorded daily.

  • Process samples utilizing lab equipment to obtain and record values on a computer spreadsheet and collect samples for several process areas.

  • Enter confined spaces under proper permit conditions and supervision.

  • Work outdoors in a dusty environment.

  • Understand and adhere to state and federal Occupational Safety and Health rules and regulations as related to plant safety. Follow all Cargill safety rules and regulations.

  • Inspect buildings, grounds, and equipment utilized by facility; determine immediate and long range needs for maintenance and repair work. Enter work orders utilizing maintenance computer program.

  • Troubleshoot minor problems as required.

  • Maintain a safe and sanitary atmosphere with a high regard for environmental impact of the operation.

  • Become and maintain FRA Certified Locomotive Engineer.

  • Attend various mandatory safety and department meetings.

  • Communicate in a courteous and positive manner to accomplish duties effectively, working as a team with all involved.

  • Assist other crush and plant personnel as needed, and will perform any other duty as requested by the production supervisor.

Requirements:

  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50lbs, 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).

  • 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 and typing skills.

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

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

Preferred:

  • Forklift certified.

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

  • Prior 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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