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Cargill Production Technician in Fremont, Nebraska

This Full Time position is located in Fremont, NE; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive — a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field.

At Cargill we have a Culture of Safety , our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones every day.

Job Description:

The Production Technicians are responsible to operate multiple pieces of equipment to mix and pack, in proper bags with proper tags, feeds from bagging/dosing bins. This includes the operation of bin gates, sacking scale, forklift bag hanger, sewing machine, warehouse conveyors, and dosing system.

Shift: 2nd Shift (Monday-Friday 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm).

Compensation : $17.50/hr plus $0.75 of shift differential.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operate multiple pieces of production equipment, i.e. batching mixers, pellet mill, packaging lines and micro dosing system.

  • Set up machine properly according to mixing record and operating procedures.

  • Insure that finished product is mixed, and packaged in proper bags and tags according to mixing record.

  • Collecting product samples, utilizing computer systems to input and record data as necessary

  • Inspect equipment for hazards, shields out of place, etc.

  • Stack and identify packaged products on a quality pallet according to standard procedures.

  • Ensure equipment is weighing properly to ensure that they meet specifications.

  • Obtain, review, complete, printouts, and sign as required.

  • Notify supervisor immediately of problems, i.e., short or long bag run weights, contamination, color variations, etc.

  • Report routine maintenance needs, unusual wear, or repairs needed on the above mentioned equipment to the shift supervisor.

  • Understanding and adhering to all safety policies and procedures

  • Maintaining a safe and clean work environment

  • Other duties as assigned


  • 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.

  • Ability to perform physical job duties which may include bending, lifting up to 50lbs, kneeling, climbing, crawling, and twisting safely, with or without a reasonable accommodation.

  • Ability to work in varied indoor and outdoor conditions which may include heat, cold, dust, loud noise, etc., with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE).

  • Ability to work in elevated areas (4 feet and above).

  • Must be able to operate machinery and/or industrial equipment.

  • Ability to understand and communicate in English (verbal/written)

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Basic use of a computer.

  • Ability to work overtime including weekends, holidays, or different shifts with advance notice.


  • Forklift certified.

  • Basic use of a computer and typing skills.

  • Experience with SAP or a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office software, with an emphasis on Excel and Word.

  • Working knowledge of Inventory Systems.

  • Feed Mill experience is desired.

  • Prior experience in production related work.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

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.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.

US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.