Cargill Cattle Pusher - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Schuyler, NE in Schuyler, Nebraska

Cattle Pusher - 2nd Shift - Full Time - Schuyler, NE

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 Protein

Cargill Protein is the umbrella organization of Cargill’s North American beef, pork and turkey, foodservice, food distribution and case ready 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

Cargill Beef

Cargill Beef believes being an industry leader is about more than delivering the highest-quality products and service. It’s about delivering on our promises. Throughout our history, our commitment to building a better future has been at the heart of everything we do. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations but our industry, employees and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

Position Purpose

The role of a Cattle Pusher is an important role in the daily operations of our facilities. There are a variety of roles and responsibilities within this title. This position handles receiving, counting, sorting of live cattle. This job will require good communication skills with drivers to unload the cattle and place the cattle to the proper pens and track them. This job is important because it keeps track of lot numbers, determines the order of harvest, and keeps track of delivery trucks all while making safety and food safety the number one priorities. The animal’s safety is also a large portion of the job as well.

While performing the duties of Cattle Unloader, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions with slippery surfaces at varied heights; moving mechanical parts; fast paced warm/cool environment. Positions require standing the entire shift, the use of stairs, and the use of PPE which is required in all areas of the facility. The employee will be exposed to indoor and outdoor environments.

Principal Accountabilities

Perform repetitive tasks. Examples include:

  • Walking and standing

  • Communicating with cattle truck drivers, USDA inspectors, and harvest floor management

  • Creating documentation both written and digitally

  • Ensuring general safety, food and animal safety

  • Cleanliness and housekeeping

  • Maintaining a safe working environment


Required Qualifications

  • Legal to work in the US without the need of a Visa sponsorship

  • Over 18 Yrs old

  • Able to read, write, and speak English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Experience

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-NE-Schuyler

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: SCH02953