This Full time position is located in Kansas City, MO; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.
This is an excellent opportunity for qualified individuals interested in:
Working in a team environment.
Working toward career advancement.
As a Biodiesel Loader you will operate equipment associated with the biodiesel and glycerin loading and unloading processes. Operators in this position are responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the unloading and loadout areas. They will ensure that the equipment is fully operational and in good repair. Interacts on a regular basis with biodiesel and glycerin haulers, chemical delivery drivers, biodiesel operators, supervisors or other personnel.
Operate all equipment associated with the loadout and unloading processes.
Ensure accurate information of scale weights and transactions are recorded daily.
Operate computer programs needed to load finished products.
Monitor inventory of tanks by reading levels on computer and/or ascending ladder to top of storage tanks to take physical tank measurements.
Ensure quality of the product meets Food Safety guidelines and customer specifications at loadout. Report all food safety concerns immediately to supervisor.
Process samples utilizing lab equipment to obtain and record values on a computer spreadsheet and collect samples for several process areas.
Work outdoors in a dusty environment.
Enter confined spaces under proper permit conditions and supervision.
Control traffic through department and ensure that all visitors follow safety rules.
Troubleshoot problems as required.
Perform light maintenance, such as replacing valves, troubleshooting conveyors and pumps, etc. while safely using wrenches, air tools, hammers and various hand tools.
Maintain a safe and sanitary atmosphere with a high regard for environmental impact of the operation.
Inspect buildings, grounds, and equipment utilized by facility; determine immediate and long range needs for maintenance and repair work. Enter notifications utilizing maintenance computer program.
Understand and adhere to state and federal Occupational Safety and Health rules and regulations as related to plant safety. Follow all Cargill safety rules and regulations.
Complete all housekeeping assignments, work to improve the condition of the department, and work as a team member with a positive attitude.
Attend various mandatory safety and department meetings.
Communicate in a courteous and positive manner to accomplish duties effectively, working as a team with all involved.
Assist other plant personnel as needed, and will perform any other duty as requested by the supervisor.
Willing to be on call for up to 4 days a week.
Able to squat, twist, reach and work on irregular surfaces.
Able to work in an outdoor, dusty environment.
Able to open/close 100 pound rail car lids and doors
Able to wear respirator and required safety equipment.
Computer literate including being able to enter and retrieve data.
Able to learn computer software programs such as Microsoft Office, Outlook, and SAP.
Have strong written and verbal communication skills.
Very good time management skills.
Able to prioritize tasks and possess follow-up skills.
Able willing to accept accountability.
Must have demonstrated high performance (work performance, attendance record, safety record.)
Operators in this position will use multiple hand tools, PPE and industrial vehicles to assist with job duties.
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.
Must be able to read/write English.
High School diploma or Equivalent.
Basic computer skills.
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.
Ability to work overtime.
Ability to work holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.