Time Away From Work
Holidays and Vacation
Cargill provides employees time away from work to encourage work/life balance. Employees receive nine paid holidays per year, plus two floating paid holidays. In addition, employees earn vacation. Cargill’s paid vacation period runs from June 1 through the following May 31. On June 1, you will receive your allotted vacation days for use from June 1 through May 31.
Paid Family Leave
Cargill is committed to providing an inclusive work environment and supporting its employees through critical life events that require time away from work. The Paid Family Leave policy provides income support for employees. Under this Policy, eligible employees may receive up to two weeks of paid leave to bond with a newborn or newly placed foster child, or to care for a family member with a serious health condition, and up to four weeks of Paid Family Leave to bond with a newly adopted child.
Eligibility for benefits plans and program varies based on position and location.