Cargill FiveStar- Waste Water Technician - 2nd Shift - Nashville, Tennessee in Nashville, Tennessee

FiveStar- Waste Water Technician - 2nd Shift - Nashville, Tennessee

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 150,000 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 Meat Solutions

Cargill Meat Solutions is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, turkey, and food distribution businesses. Our businesses based in Wichita, Kansas, provide wholesome, high quality, nutritious and flavorful products to customers ranging from foodservice operators and grocery stores, to food manufacturers and export markets. These businesses employ more than 32,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

Cargill Beef

At Cargill Beef, we know that our customers don’t just sell products; they sell the reputations behind those products. Our customers provide people with something that they crave and love and it’s a product that we love, too. And we understand how deeply the quality of our red meat connects to our customers’ reputations. After all, it’s our reputation, too. We have been innovating for the last 150 years to bring our partners new solutions that help nourish the world. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

Position Purpose

This position is responsible for maintaining overall health of all environmental systems, plant equipment, and structures as designated by the engineering department. This includes, but is not limited to, process sampling, laboratory analysis, process control, inspections, preventative maintenance, and repair of all environmental based equipment. Candidate will primarily work third shift, but must be flexible to work other shifts and weekends periodically as plant needs depict (Not an all-inclusive list)

Principal Accountabilities

Perform repetitive or non-routine tasks. Examples include:

  • Operates facility environmental control systems including water and wastewater treatment as directed by operational and permit requirements. Must comply with relevant department SOP’s, regulatory requirements, plant policies and procedures.

  • Monitors environmental systems by obtaining samples and conducting associated analytical tests. Candidate will make adjustments to ensure compliance with regulatory and plant requirements.

  • Performs technical work within the operation and maintenance of environmental based equipment and processes.

  • Makes periodic rounds to check overall condition of processes and equipment. Obtain and record plant operation readings according to prescribed schedules. Completes accurate data entry on designated spreadsheets and reporting tools.

  • Maintains all work areas in a clean and orderly condition. Completes cleaning activities of process probes, process chambers, and structures according to regular schedule.

  • Performs other related functions as they become apparent or as plant needs shift.


Required Qualifications

  • Must have the ability to climb ladders and lift 50 lbs.

  • Possess knowledge of mechanical applications as they relate to pumps and pumping systems including chemical feed systems

  • Ability to operate a variety of tools, machinery, vehicles, and equipment

  • Knowledge of wastewater systems and operations including primary treatment, activated sludge, clarification, disinfection, etc.

  • Knowledge of computer applications including Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a high functioning team

  • Must be able to work different shifts as necessary to meet business needs

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-TN-Nashville

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: NAS00072