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General Production / Summer Students London, ON

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General Production / Summer Students London, ON 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.



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Cargill Protein

Cargill's North America protein business produces fresh, frozen and cooked beef, turkey, pork, chicken and egg protein offerings, sauces, soups, case ready products, pet treats and by-products for our retail, foodservice and food ingredient customers.

Cargill Protein London

Cargill is a large and reputable food company with operations around the world. Cargill Protein London operates a chicken processing plant in London, Ontario. The processing plant employs approximately 800 employees and processes 100,000 chickens each day. We are currently hiring for our part-time scheduled summer students General Labour positions(May-August), These Part-time General Labourer positions on days, afternoons or nights shifts start at $15.00/hr

General Production

is an important role to play in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The day to day general labourer role can include processing live birds, preparing raw product, producing and packaging finished product. In this role you will be responsible for making sure we have quality product that is made to customer specifications and requirements. While performing the duties of General Production , the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or cold conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced temperature controlled environments. Positions require standing the entire shift, the use of stairs, potential heavy lifting, and repetitive motion.

Principal Accountabilities:

+ Execute day-to-day activities including but not limited to, cutting, packaging, picking, sorting & moving product;

+ Ensure that production outcomes and quality fulfill customer specifications;

+ Ability to work in a cold environment (0-4 Celcius)

+ Weight handling from 20lbs. up to 60lbs.

+ Comfortable working with raw meat; Beef, Pork & Chicken

+ Must be able to stand on your feet for 8 hours and complete physically repetitive labour in a fast paced environment


Adhere to all company safety policies and procedures

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+ Other duties as assigned by supervisors


Required Qualifications:

+ Must be legally eligible to work in Canada

+ Must be 18 years or older

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Food processing production experience

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Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.

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