Cargill Terminal Operator in Fullerton, California

Terminal 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 150,000 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.


Unloads product from railcars, unloads product from bulk trucks, loads product into bulk trucks, and performs tank transfers. There are three shift positions for this job. Two shift positions regularly start at 6:00 a.m., referred to as day shift, two regularly start at 2:00 p.m., referred to as swing shift, and one regularly starts at 10:00 p.m., referred to as night shift. This job position does not have any supervisory duties. This position may have direct bulk customer interaction. The Terminal Operator should follow all Cargill’s written safety policies, health policies, and guiding principles. The Terminal Operator also needs to stay focused on customer requirements

The following duties are included:

  • Bulk truck loading and all associated tasks.

  • Railcar unloading and all associated tasks.

  • Tank transferring, routine boiler operation and testing, tank inventory, and nitrogen headspace testing.

  • Completes tank farm and terminal area housekeeping.

  • Unloads bulk trucks.

  • Completes various paperwork duties.

  • Correspondence with lab, Terminal Supervisor, or bulk sales coordinator in case of any order or tank discrepancies.

  • Other duties may be assigned as needed.



  • High School diploma or Equivalent

  • Must be able to read/write English

  • Basic computer skills

  • 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

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

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds

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

  • Ability to work overtime

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


  • Able to work in elevated areas

  • Able to operate machinery

  • Forklift certified

  • Prior experience in production related work

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Primary Location US-CA-Fullerton

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: FUL00240