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Cargill Utilities Tech - Rotating Shift 5pm–5am - Full Time - Hazleton, PA in Hazleton, Pennsylvania

This is a full-time position located in Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Please note you may receive calls from a 952 area code if you are considered for the position. Note this position does not provide any type of relocation assistance.

This position is currently offering:

  • $2,000 Sign-On Bonus (for all shifts)

  • $750 Referral Bonus (for all shifts)

  • $2.00 per hour – Perfect Attendance Bonus (for all shift)

Cargill Protein

Cargill Protein 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 28,000 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

The Utilities techs will operate on a 12 hr schedule rotating weekends to perform all related tasks in regards to the plants gas mixing system, air compressors, hot water heaters, waste water system and the refrigeration system doing such tasks as PM’s, repairs and upgrades. The Techs will also be responsible to review and sign off on all task procedures, all standard operating procedures, all P&ID diagrams and review the 14 points in the PSM program.

Principal Accountabilities

  • 40% - Conduct preventative maintenance (PM),installs and follow up repairs from PM’s within the facility on our gas mixing system, air compressors, hot water heaters, waste water system and the refrigeration system doing such tasks as PM’s, reairsA

  • 20% - Respond to and following up on reactive maintenance with regards to our gas mixing system, air compressors, hot water heaters, waste water system and the refrigeration system

  • 15% - All other duties as assigned including maintenance assistance as needed in the entire facility

  • general skills

  • 15%- Monitor the waste water operation

  • 10% - Review and sign off on all related documentation

Required Qualifications

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must have the ongoing right to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Must be able to read write and speak English

  • 2 years refrigeration experience or equivalent education preferred

  • Possess minimum 2 years of electrical or mechanical maintenance experience

  • Must have basic computer skills, i.e.: turn on/off, use mouse to point click, etc.

  • Must be able to lift 55 lbs. unassisted and climb ladders up to 40ft.

  • Must be able to perform physical tasks for extended periods of time including: standing, walking, climbing, bending, pushing, pulling and twisting over surfaces

  • Must be able to work a rotating shift schedule

  • Willing and able to adhere to all safety standards and wear all necessary personal protective equipment including wearing a full face respirator

  • Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Must be able to write routine reports and correspondence.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of industrial ammonia refrigeration

  • 5 years or more of related experience and/or equivalent training as a utilities technician

  • Prior experience working on refrigeration equipment; screw compressors, ammonia pumps, Hansen level controls, hot gas valve stations, IQF systems, ammonia detector calibrations.

  • RETA certification is preferred.

  • Electrical motor control or PLC knowledge preferred.

  • Experience with PSM/RMP/CalARP programs preferred.

  • Ability to use Word & Excel.

  • Operator 1 certification

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.