Packager- 2nd shift

Fargo, ND
United States
Job Description

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.


CHS has an exciting opportunity at our Sunflower plant in Fargo, ND. We are looking for a 2nd Shift Packaging Associate to assist in the daily operations of the plant. You must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, work well in a team environment, and be self-motivated. Position is Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 10:00pm. Pay depends on experience.


  • Operate scale and bag sealing equipment safely and efficiently while ensuring product is packaged in accordance to Company standards.

  • Maintain all food products in accordance with food safety requirements.

  • Stack product in prescribed pattern and quantity per pallet.

  • Visually check product for color, size, and contamination.  Report variances to Supervisor.

  • Operate forklift or other powered industrial truck according to company policy.

  • Clean and inspect all trailers before loading and ensure orders are loaded accurately and properly. Report any changes or problems to Supervisor immediately.

  • Ensure work area is kept clean, orderly, and free of safety hazards.

  • Perform routine maintenance of packaging equipment.

  • Observe all safety and work rules, and practice GMPs as set by Company policy.

  • Maintain sanitation schedules as assigned by Supervisor.

  • Record all daily production neatly and accurately on the production sheets.

  • Perform other jobs assigned.

  • Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • Knowledge of Operations and/or Business Operations

  • Must meet minimum age requirement

Additional Qualifications

  • Packaging or related experience

  • Understanding of good manufacturing practices (GMP) to achieve food safety requirements

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds

  • Ability to climb rail cars, ladders, stairs, and bins

  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.