Cargill (3rd Shift) Relief Operator in Fullerton, California

(3rd Shift) Relief Operator

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 155,000 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.


This full time position is located in Fullerton, CA; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

We are looking for a passionate (3rd Shift) Relief Operator who wants to help the world thrive!

Cargill, together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience.

At Cargill we have a culture of safety, our goal is to return everyone safely back to their loved ones - every day. We operate some of the most technologically advanced plants in the world, but they can't run by themselves - we depend on creative, responsible, hardworking individuals like you.

Position Purpose:

The purpose of this position is to assist the Lead Operator in assuring the lines are operating efficiently. The Relief Operator must have an intimate knowledge of the entire packaging process. The Relief Operator will normally fill in for operators and leads when they are on vacations/leave/lunch breaks as needed.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the entire packaging process while following all GMP’s, food safety and quality policies and procedures.

  • Relieve Packaging Operators and Packaging Shift Lead who are on vacation, at lunch or meetings.

  • Assists Lead by assures all machinery is functioning correctly, including inspection of all Quality Control focus areas, materials, products and containers at each step of the packaging process.

  • Ensures the Tote/Drum Line equipment and supplies are ready.

  • Ensures the hold area is being maintained appropriately.

  • Cleans work areas, machines, tools, and equipment.

  • Fills supplies as needed.

  • Completes various paperwork and any other duties as assigned by supervisor.



  • Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.

  • Cargill requires that employees be a minimum of 18 years old to work in a production facility.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent

  • Must be able to read/write English

  • Basic computer skills

  • Must be able to perform physical job duties including bending/stooping, climbing ladders, open/close valves, shoveling and pounding with hammer.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

  • Must be able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

  • Ability to work in elevated areas

  • Must be able to operate machinery

  • Ability to work overtime

  • Ability to work on holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts.

  • At least 6 months of experience in production related work


  • Able to operate heavy equipment

  • Forklift certified

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-CA-Fullerton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: FUL00288