Cargill Refrigeration Tech 1 - 2nd Shift - Full time - Columbus, Nebraska in Columbus, Nebraska

Refrigeration Tech 1 - 2nd Shift - Full time - Columbus, Nebraska

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 Turkey and Cooked Meats

Cargill Turkey and Cooked Meats is a business committed to serving a broad range of retail, foodservice, deli, club store and branded food customers. We are focused on the success of our own national brands as well as the brands of our customers. We utilize state-of-the-art turkey, beef, and chicken processing capabilities to deliver high-quality meat products to our partners. Advanced technologies and imaginative people create innovative solutions and distinctive value for our customers.

Refrigeration Tech l is a vital role in the daily operations of our facility. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. The types of roles available require maintaining equipment in the refrigeration system and rendering facility with occasional boiler system coverage. Troubleshooting, ensuring proper maintenance and operational status of equipment. . Performing other duties as assigned, while making safety the number one priority. Refrigeration Tech 1 requires being able to read manuals written in English and the ability to write and document information.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Equipment and Facility rounds to ensure proper and safe operation of system

  • Operate and maintain refrigeration system

  • Participation in revision or creation of operating procedures

  • Participation in incident investigations

  • Participation in compliance audits

  • Participation in internal audits and external inspections

  • Assist in field verifications of Process Safety Information developed as part of the PSM program

  • Member of PSM/RSM/BSM committees

  • Acknowledge System Irregularities, Analyze, and Communicate Associated Hazards

  • Train themselves to Eliminate Hazards and To be as Knowledgeable as possible about the system

  • Follow all onsite safety practices and procedures

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Documenting daily work assigned on paper and in maintenance management system

  • Utilize parts in inventory to repair equipment and follow procedures for documenting usage

  • Operate PIT (Powered Industrial Truck)

  • Facility HAZMAT membership


Required Qualifications

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must have high school diploma or GED equivalent

  • Must have basic math skill

  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English

  • Must have knowledge of hand and power tools

Preferred Qualifications

  • Two year degree that relates to the maintenance field

  • Experience using a powered industrial truck (PIT)

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-NE-Columbus

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: COL00551