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Cargill Corn Receiving Specialist in Blair, Nebraska

Corn Receiving Specialist

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 160,000 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 Blair, Nebraska; however please expect receiving calls from a 952-area code in case you are considered. Relocation assistance is not provided.

Job description

The Corn Receiving Specialist position is responsible for Corn truck check-in, Monitoring truck scales, Management of elevator information systems, Customer Service/Communication with truck drivers, Liaison between truck drivers and merchants, and Bin Management.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Direct check in of inbound corn trucks involving fast paced accurate keyboard data entry (60 trucks per hour). Monitor the unloading of corn trucks (which includes operations of elevator unload system and grain space logistics). Both inbound and outbound scale monitoring and related coordinating of truck movement. Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as required, including operator-based maintenance, cleaning of area and equipment, environmental equipment monitoring and handling all the official weighing and grading certificates.

  • Generation of truck scale tickets, troubleshoot minor computer problems. Seek necessary equipment maintenance from operations personnel. Customer Service/Communication - regular interaction with truck drivers, serve as liaison between truck drivers and merchants. Daily communication with grading personnel and operations supervisors.

  • Bin Management: Daily monitoring of bins for temperature and quality. Direct interaction with personnel in operations to exchange information.

  • Safety/Ethics - perform all work following Cargill safety and food safety policies, ensure we maintain a sanitary work area including control room, dump bay and restroom, communicate expectations to drivers regarding no smoking and safety practices necessary for unloading - report concerns as appropriate. Handout and collect electronic swipe cards.

  • Identify and troubleshoot potential problems with elevator systems and fix if possible. Act as a liaison between Cargill personnel and outside contractors to rectify any problems. Safely coordinate daily and emergency maintenance, including lockout of equipment and completion of required permits.



  • 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.

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

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to work in elevated areas.

  • Must be able to read/write English.

  • High School diploma or Equivalent.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Ability to work overtime.

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


  • Able to work under special work conditions, such as extreme heat or cold.

  • Prior experience in production related work.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-NE-Blair

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: BLA01484