Cargill Star Utility Tech (Refrigeration)- Nashville - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Nashville, Tennessee in Nashville, Tennessee

Star Utility Tech (Refrigeration)- Nashville - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Nashville, Tennessee

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.


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 28,000 people in the US and Canada, who work at dozens of processing and support facilities.

Position Purpose

Utility technicians have responsibilities that include but are not limited to maintaining all aspects of the facility’s refrigeration system, steam generation system, hot water system and compressed air system plus any other duties as needed. Technicians must perform preventative maintenance work, conduct daily set-up of area, perform inspections and document data on reports and logs, all while making safety the number one priority. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge and be certified to run ammonia refrigeration systems, boilers, and compressed air systems or be able to attain certification within six months. Utility technicians must be able to work in wet or humid environments, work at various heights, work around moving mechanical parts, work in a fast-paced environment, and work around chemicals and solvents. Utility technicians must be able to stand for the entire 12-hour shift and must be able to use all required PPE for the position, which includes a respirator.

Principal Accountabilities

Manufacturing Process Reliability

  • Be knowledgeable in the use of a variety of tools and understand basic parts for general repairs.

  • Assist with daily start-up or shut-down

  • Perform preventative maintenance and any assigned work orders

  • Perform troubleshooting activities

  • Perform all work safely and comply with Cargill safety policies, such as lock out tag out.

  • Monitor systems through computer programs

  • Perform written and digital documentation: daily log, round sheets, and other reports

  • Work around machinery and power sources such as electricity

  • Maintain cleanliness and housekeeping for a safe working environment



Required Qualifications

  • Previous maintenance or utility experience

  • Familiarity with computer systems

  • Ability to wear all required PPE (including respirator)

  • Basic Math including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

  • Caro and Ciro certifications (or ability to obtain within six months)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous ammonia refrigeration or PSM experience

  • Previous Cargill Experience

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-TN-Nashville

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: NAS00253