Cargill FSO Production Operator Shortening in Sidney, Ohio

FSO Production Operator Shortening

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 Sidney, Oh; however please expect receiving calls from a 952 number in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

FSO Operator:

Invested in learning all FSO roles. Ensures the safe, efficient and secure operation of production lines. Contributes to overall plant productivity and efficiency by providing support to the production lines by being task-oriented, proactive and responsive. Supports the Supervisor, Production Lead and all Cargill initiatives. Troubleshoots problems with production flow and equipment. Sets a good example by following Cargill’s “Guiding Principles”. Understands and ensures that finished goods are within all customer specifications.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Day to day operations: Practice safe behaviors; follow all GMP’s and food safety initiatives as designated by Cargill. Operate chilling equipment, packaging equipment and all other associated production equipment to produce quality product in a safe and efficient manner. Troubleshoot equipment failures and perform minor maintenance on this equipment. Assist maintenance with PM’s and/or repairs as needed.Perform line changeovers and quality checks as required. Commit to learn any new FSO initiatives. Learn to read and interpret the production schedule.

  • Team building:Assist other operators as needed. Cross train in all areas when time permits. Communicate with the line lead and/or supervisor to ensure overall success in all areas.

  • Food Safety/Quality: Ensure Cargill’s and our customer’s food safety and quality criteria are understood and met without exception.

  • Housekeeping: Ensure all sanitation daily and end of week tasks are being completed.



  • 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 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 & open/close valves.

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

  • Must be able to operate machinery

  • Ability to work overtime, holidays, nights, weekends or different shifts


  • Able to perform physical job duties including climbing ladders

  • Forklift certified

  • Prior experience in production related work

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-OH-Sidney

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: SID00929