I would recommend working at Cargill to others. While working in sanitation I got the satisfaction of seeing my hard work. When you walk into a room it has blood and meat everywhere. When you walk out everything is clean and it shines.
Level III Corn Syrup Operator/Dedicated Trainer (Current Employee), Memphis, TN – October 4, 2014
Pros: great perks, fair employer, nice benefits
Cons: swing shifts
Cargill, Inc. is a great company. There is a just culture at Cargill, inc. The employees are awesome. I have a cast knowledge in corn milling and production being that I have worked at Cargill, Inc. for 14 years. Management is really easy to get along with. They address issues in a professional manner. The hardest part of the job is working swing shift. – more... The most enjoyable part of the job is making customers by making sure that they receive the various products that they need. – less
Project Engineer / Project Leader at Oilseed Plant (Current Employee), Valencia – October 3, 2014
Pros: benefits and accomplishment
Cons: travel frequently
Review status of projects as well as coordinate activities and request information to carry out the execution and control related with the projects. Supervise Contractors and its activities in special safety conditions in order to avoid injuries due to it is the most important commitment of the company and of course for me.
Shoulder Skinner (Current Employee), Ottumwa, IA – September 29, 2014
Pros: discounts on shoes etc, free lunches
Cons: working all night...not much english spoken.
Boring and tiring.....was supposed to be on day shift by now and haven't seen any sign of changing. I go in I get on line and I skin shoulders anywhere from 8 to 10 hours on any given day. English is not the main language.Hard to communicate with other workers. Management is ok . Being stuck on night shift. Going home.
Industrial Maintinance (Former Employee), Springdale, AR – September 29, 2014
Pros: cool comfortable work enviroment.
Cons: weak insurrance package.
I answered trouble calls and assisted and educated. I learned Industrial control systems, and industrial electrical components. My management loved me, and I them. They fought to get me raise after raise resulting in a %93 pay increase from the time I got there till the time I left. They pushed to have me go corporate shortly before I left. My co-workers – more... and I had a fantastic working relationship. I'm still friends with many of them. The hardest part of the day was the material acquisition. The best part of the day was the feeling I got when I brought a machine back to life. – less
Shipping Warehouse Clerk (Former Employee), Wyalusing, PA – September 24, 2014
Pros: good pay, plenty of vacation/holiday/sick days to use if needed, nice bosses.
Cons: messy and cold
Pay was above average. Shipping department was awesome. The rest of the facility I would not want to work in. Lots of blood and guts, however there is plenty of PPE provided. Safest place I have ever worked. Management is very friendly. Training programs are excellent.