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Extruder Operator-Night Shift

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Extruder Operator-Night Shift Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 155,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


This Full time position is located in

Kansas City, KS; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided. At Cargill we provide customized animal nutrition solutions to customers across the Americas, Europe and Asia. We operate some of the most technologically advanced plants in the world, but they can't run by themselves - we depend on creative, responsible, hard working individuals like you. At Cargill we have a culture of safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones every day. We also believe that employees must have the opportunity to do what they do best so as part of the application process, you may be asked to complete an online assessment. This will help us understand the things that you do better than others - the talents that you rely on to succeed. Salary Range: $19-$22

Principal accountabilities:

1.Insure that each formula specification is being followed properly per Quality Assurance guidelines. This would include shape, size, density, fat and digest application, etc. 2.Perform all preventative maintenance as instructed 3.Maintain extruder room, dryer area, fat application, and liquid digest area in a clean and orderly fashion. 4.Complete the extruder operator report daily in a correct, legible and complete manner. 5.Have quality control training and practice quality control at all times. 6.Monitor coating systems and ensure proper applications. 7.Follow all SQF level III guidelines 8.Monitor and Maintain CCP# 2 product temp at the extruder to 194 degrees F. In addition, these are other important tasks: Follow all safety procedures in the plant. ØFollow all quality requirements of each position assigned. ØMust be able to obtain fork lift license. ØFollow all GMP and operational sanitation practices in the plant. ØOther duties as assigned by management.



+ 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.

+ High School diploma or Equivalent

+ Must be able to read/write English

+ Basic computer skills

+ Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling & pounding with hammer

+ Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

+ Must be able to operate machinery

+ Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts


+ Able to perform physical job duties including work in confined spaces

+ Able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

+ Ability to work in elevated areas

+ Able to operate heavy equipment

+ Forklift certified

+ Prior experience in production related work Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location

US-KS-Kansas City



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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.

U.S. Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.
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Canada Employment Resources: Cargill is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing accommodation to our job applicants with disabilities.
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