Find companies:
Cargill
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
532 reviews

Cargill Employer Reviews

Company Attributes

  • Job Work/Life Balance
  • Salary/Benefits
  • Job Security/Advancement
  • Management
  • Job Culture
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
It takes a strong willed and athletic person to do this.
Packer (Former Employee), Butler, WIAugust 13, 2014
Pros: fast pace, team work, overtime
Cons: earley mornings, cold environment, constant movement
Start Shift- 5:30am
1st Break- 8:30am (20 Mins)
Lunch- 11: 30am (30 Mins)
2nd Break- 2:30pm (20 mins)
End Shift- 4:00pm
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Unorganized
Chemist (Current Employee), Dalton, GAAugust 11, 2014
No member of management on the premises at night. Some members of management are verbally abusive to employees and do not see anything wrong with that. Extremely small skeleton crew on nights and large crew on days yet both shifts are expected to do the same amount of work as each shift.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Great people and job
Control Room Quality Technician (Former Employee), Lecompte, LAAugust 10, 2014
Pros: great pay, great job
Cons: wasn't making any money there
Great job but wasn't making any money there and didn't have any medical benefits
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Meat packing maintenance
Maintenance Technician (Former Employee), Fort Morgan, COJuly 30, 2014
Pros: i worked night shift i liked that. pay okay
Cons: you got extremely dirty sometimes and damp and wet and cold
The work was okay the environment was not good very bloody and at night hot water spraying every were. Still not bad for work expierience and generally the amont of time at full throttle
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Excellent Global Technology Experience
Sr. Global Project Manager - Consultant (Former Employee), Minneapolis, MNJuly 29, 2014
It was an excellent opportunity to gain experience with a global perspective
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
.
burger packer,quality control,and grinding. (Former Employee), Butler, WIJuly 28, 2014
2010;
-pack bugers into a box on the lines.
-scale each box and tape it close.
- palletized the each box onto a pallet.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
unsure
Production Supervisor (Former Employee), Gilman, ILJuly 25, 2014
There are many items and rules and ways of doing nothings that are not made clear
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Good, challenging yet employee-friendly place to work
Business Development Manager (Former Employee), CaracasJuly 25, 2014
Pros: access to training, in my case a year-long marketing "academy", with parts of it taking place in the company's hq in mn
Cons: cargill is a huge company, and with that comes (naturally) some bureaucratic inertia that can be a hard to deal with at times
I worked for Cargill in Venezuela, which means the outside environment (social, political, economical) in which we operated was relatively hostile. Even so, the company was able to pose challenging work (and train you for it), while also providing a great work environment: safe and cordial.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
wonderful easy and hard at the sametime
Security Guard (Former Employee), Newnan, GAJuly 22, 2014
great job I learn to bite my tongue on a lot of things my co workers was great the company I work with was too
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
great place to work
Packaging Supervisor (Former Employee), Schuyler, NEJuly 22, 2014
Pros: great hours
Cons: union ran
Diverse workforce, well established company. Excellent and extensive training.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Loved working here
Credit Manager, The Right Staff (Former Employee), Minetonka mnJuly 22, 2014
The assignment was short term. Loved the work environment and overall organization culture. I wish i would have worked longer.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
awesome place to work
maintenance tech (Former Employee), West Branch, IAJuly 21, 2014
great place to work for. excellent employees willing to help each other succeed. I enjoyed working on the silos and grain elevators and feed mills..worked for a staffing company my contract is up.. only downside being temporary help..
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Typical Big Company
Ops/Customer Service (Former Employee), Evansville INJuly 20, 2014
Pros: pay was half decent but required alot of hours
Cons: no worklife balance. .forced working lunches. . rude and arrogant managers..pay
Typical Big Company. . You are seen as a number and not valued. Rude and stuck up Managers that won't even acknowledge you when they finally decide to roll out of bed and show up to work. They will lay you off without even thinking twice. Save your time and effort applying here. . They are constantly changing their minds and you cannot enjoy a work – more... life balance. Constant job sharing for locations. . You don't know from day to day if you have to travel to a different location. Managers constantly micro managing because their own inflated insecurities.. They will treat you like your 5 years old. Basically if you want respect and actually want a life, do not apply at Cargill. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
My first factory job
Factory Worker (Former Employee), Springfield, MOJuly 15, 2014
Pros: free meat
Cons: no music
Fast paced lunch meat packing. Late hours with two shifts to choose from and the option of overtime. Distant management
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Cargill is no longer opened
Chuck Trimmer (Former Employee), Plainview, TxJuly 14, 2014
Pros: money was good
Cons: it was to cold
It was cold and I didn't like it at all and the hours were to long
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Great place to work
Operations Technician (Current Employee), Eddyville, IAJuly 14, 2014
Great place to work. Good compensation, excellent safety culture. Production is never placed over safety.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
Friendly Environment
Desktop Technician/ Tier 3 Help Desk Support (Current Employee), Hopkins, MNJuly 11, 2014
Pros: flexible
Cons: low pay
Friendly environment and is a Place that will let you wear many Hats to gain some valuable knowledge.
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
very good and big quantity of coworkers and friends
maintenance-mechanic industrial (Former Employee), Dodge City, KSJuly 10, 2014
Pros: very good insurance
Cons: i dont think is bad but for some people is hard to work under presion
It is a very good place to work if you like your job, but you have many many choices
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
The Day in the Life at Cargill
Business Operations Manager (Current Employee), Kansas City, KSJuly 8, 2014
Pros: diverse businesses allow for grand opportunities in different areas
Cons: diversity & inclusion of employees and ideas
Cargill has a rich history with diverse businesses. I had the opportunity to work in several different businesses totaling 10 years of my career. The people are great - from the CEO to the operators. Sometime you find the middle managers who have been around for numerous years are "set in their ways" and the inclusion and diverse of ideas are hard to – more... introduce. – less
Job Work/Life Balance
Salary/Benefits
Job Security/Advancement
Management
Job Culture
good
IT-Sr. Quality Analyst (Current Employee), Hopkins, MNJuly 7, 2014
Cargill is a good company to work for. The culture is great in the manufacturing settings.

About Cargill

Cargill is a unique place you can grow your career, your experience and your abilities. Every day, we grow our reputation as a – Read more