Engineering Associate
Cargill - Wichita, KS

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Cargill is a unique place to grow your career, your experience and your abilities.

Every day, we grow our reputation as a leading international producer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. We take pride in our global reach, ability to contribute, and strong work ethics and values.

Founded in 1865, Cargill is a privately held company and employs 142,000 people in 65 countries with annual revenues in excess of $133.9 billion. Through innovation, creativity and teamwork, we are transforming entire markets and

people’s lives worldwide, and we can have the same impact on your career. Discover how we can be Better Together at


Cargill's meat business, headquartered in Wichita, KS, is comprised of beef, pork, and turkey, value added meats; case ready, distribution and feeder operations. Cargill's meat businesses employ approximately 35,000 worldwide with processing facilities and sales offices in the US, Canada, Australia, China, Honduras, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

Modern meat processing operations contain a wide array of technical systems and equipment in the production process. These systems include ammonia refrigeration, steam generation, electrical distribution, hydraulic power, pneumatic power, material handling & industrial sorting systems, waste stream treatment, automated & manual processing equipment, conveying, and robotics. In order to support these systems, Cargill is the industry leader in the implementation of the Reliability Based Maintenance Model that utilizes technologies such as thermo graphic survey, tribology, ultrasonic leak detection, vibration analysis, and quantitative analysis to take a pro-active role in predicting potential system failures rather than reacting to them.

Engineering and technical positions at Cargill offer unique opportunities in supervising and solving process challenges. Technical careers focus on facility reliability and maintenance management including root cause analysis and RCM analysis, facility layout and design, process optimization, systems improvements, new construction & facility expansion, waste stream & utility management, equipment re-design, operations research, and automation engineering.

The work environment is fast-paced, hands-on, and is built around good communication and teamwork with facility operations and business functions. Careers start with general and technical training at one of our production facilities.

A candidate’s first assignment may be in Fort Morgan Colorado, Dayton Virginia, or Waco Texas.



Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural, Chemical, Environmental, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

Strong communication, presentation, and people skills

Ability to handle multiple projects at the same time

Willingness to work in a fast pace plant environment

General Microsoft computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Willing to relocate

Right to work in US that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer


A GPA of 3.0 or higher

Cargill is an EEO/AA employer.



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Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers,...