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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.


Cargill helps feed, 400 million people every year. Cargill Animal Nutrition is a leading nutrition provider for commercial animal agriculture across 24 countries. Our successful 100 history is a result of our commitment toward a culture and values centered on customer focus and enrichment of people and communities. Our offerings are developed to meet and exceed customers’ needs; from accounting to agri-business management, marketing to risk management and sales consulting to plant operations. Cargill has a job that to meet your interests and goals. Our global career opportunities are as far reaching as our business. To ensure through planned maintenance, vigilant inspections and expeditious repairs, the smooth uninterrupted and safe operation of the production plant in order to minimize production downtime.

Principal Accountabilities:

+ Identify and correct any problems found in machines, equipment or processes in order to facilitate production

+ Maintain, repair and overhaul plant production equipment, building and grounds

+ Provide quick response to trouble calls by shift supervisors and or operators/technicians

+ Assist Operating Engineers in maintenance of plant utilities

+ Perform Weekly Preventive Maintenance Walkthroughs / Inspections / and Repairs on production equipment as necessary

Additional Responsibilities:

+ Support projects include working on a project team in the design, installation and commissioning

+ Maintain complete & accurate records of shift logs, maintenance inspections and meter readings

+ Ensure smooth, efficient communication to the next team at shift changes

+ Actively finding new and improved ways of completing tasks

+ Participate collaboratively in process improvement teams as required

+ Any other duties as assigned

+ Rotating work schedule every two weeks and weekends - Rotating shifts from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm / from 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm / from 11:00 pm to 7:30 am. Total 40 hours Monday to Friday This Full Time position is located in Surrey, BC; however please expect receiving calls from a 204 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.


+ Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

+ Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old

+ Red Seal Millwright Certificate

+ Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling, pounding with hammer and work in confined spaces

+ Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

+ Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold

+ Ability to work in elevated areas

+ Must be able to operate machinery

+ Must be able to operate heavy equipment

+ Must be able to read/write English

+ High School diploma or equivalent

+ Ability to work overtime

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

+ At least 2 years of experience in production related work

+ Must be able to perform maintenance trades including rigging systems, gearbox and bearing maintenance, lubrication, pumps and piping systems, mechanical maintenance and hydraulic and pneumatic systems


+ Forklift certified

+ Basic computer skills

+ Able to perform maintenance trades including machinist, welding, pipe fitting, and fabrication

+ Previous experience with MRO (Maintenance Repair Ops) and/or MRP (Material Requirement Planning)

Primary Location

Canada-British Columbia-Surrey



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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.

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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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