Forklift Operator (Job ID:GAI01039)

Employer Name Cargill   Address 00000
Job Type   Address 2
Experience   City Gainesville
Education   State Georgia
  Zip Code 30501

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**This Full-time position is in Gainesville, GA ; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.**

The purpose of this position is to maintain the overall operations of the warehouse area in order to complete customer orders on a timely basis.

**Shift: 3rd Shift,** Schedule: 10:30pm - 7:00 am

**Compensation: $18.63 hr ($0.75 shift diferential)**

**Principal Accountabilities**

Operating forklifts.

Operate and troubleshoot production equipment in a safe and efficient manner and all associated equipment to produce quality product.

Perform line changeovers as needed.

Operate/Troubleshoot robotic palletizing and stretch wrapper

Supply packaging materials as necessary to own area as well as other areas

Put Trash/Cardboard away (dispose in trash compactor/carboard bailer).

Supply quality packaging materials that are in spec and meet standards.

Ensure Cargill?s and our customer?s food safety and quality criteria are understood and met without exception.

Ensure all sanitation daily and end of week tasks are being completed.

Assist other operators as needed. Cross train in all areas as needed.

Communicate with the line lead and/or supervisor to ensure overall success in all areas.

Understanding and adhering to all safety policies and procedures.

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 lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

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 and typing skills.

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

Prior experience operating forklift.


Forklift certified.

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.

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.

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