Work in Iowa STEM Jobs

Job Information

Cargill Process Operator in Sioux City, Iowa

Cargill’s Agricultural Supply Chain (CASC) connects producers and users of grains and oilseeds around the globe through sourcing, storing, trading, processing, and distributing, as well as offering a range of financial, risk management, and customized farmer services. Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive – a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. We depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you to operate our business successfully!

The starting pay rate for a Utility Operator is $20.25 hourly. You would be training in different departments, until a Department Operator position becomes available, which could happen within your first 6-10 weeks.

Pay range for a department operator is between $23.70 - $24.73 hourly.

You could work 1st shift, 2nd shift ($0.40 hourly shift differential), or 3rd shift ($0.55 hourly shift differential).

A Typical Work Day May Include:

  • Executing processes and operating all equipment of a designated area; departments may include preparation, refinery, extraction, steam generation, biodiesel, and grain drying

  • Monitoring equipment, operating control systems, processing samples, and utilizing computer systems to input and record data as necessary

  • Inspecting buildings, grounds, and equipment utilized by facility to troubleshoot, perform light maintenance, and complete repair work

  • Interacting regularly with peers and management to pursue continuous improvement of facility operations and promote a teamwork focused environment

  • Understanding and adhering to all safety rules and regulations

  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment

  • Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need:

  • 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 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)

  • Ability to work in confined spaces

  • Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays with advance notice

  • Basic use of a computer

What Will Put You Ahead:

  • High school diploma/GED or a minimum of two years equivalent work experience

  • Experience in a production and/or similar military environment

  • Experience with continuous flow process environments, such as crush operations

  • Experience with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) and/or automated computer systems, such as Human Machine Interface (HMI)

Considered candidates will receive a phone call from a (952) area code.

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.

DirectEmployers