Cargill Plant Technician in Pulilan, Philippines

Plant Technician

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.


Position Pupose

Maintains, repairs and installs plant equipment, machinery and related facilities; maintains a variety of records; participates in special projects; and performs a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned areas of responsibility.

General Responsibilities

  • Participate in preventive maintenance program for plant equipment, machinery and related facilities; identify equipment maintenance needs; record mechanical equipment readings; ensure accuracy of records kept.

  • Perform routine mechanical, electrical, welding, or machining maintenance activities on equipment including lubrication, inspection, and replacement parts; order and maintain stock levels of lubricants used in plant equipment.

  • Conduct performance tests of plant equipment using tachometers, pressure gauges, flowmeter, amp and volt meters.

  • Conducts calibration, validation, repair of weighing scales, calipers, thermocouple, flowmeters, etc.

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning plant equipment; maintain, repair and overhaul plant equipment including aeration blowers, pumps and motors, AC/DC motors, compressors, belt press, valves, drive units, hydraulic control units, feeders, pneumatic equipment and hydraulic pressure systems.

  • Maintains and makes routine repairs to electrically powered equipment according to instruction from senior technicians, Supervisor and/or equipment service manuals.  Interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and diagrams for a variety of Plant systems.

  • Perform and meet KPIs as per assigned function.

  • Participate in special projects as assigned.

  • Perform related and other duties as required.


  • Complies and follows EHS rules and policies of the company.

  • Ensure and adhere to safe work practices and procedures, critical task at all times.

  • Report any abnormalities observed on equipments, personnel and facility conditions relating to people safety.


  • Follow all FSQR Programs and Inprocess checks in relation to Plant Maintenance activities.

Records and Documentation

  • Maintain efficient records on operations and activities; maintain plant safety records; maintain and record shipping and receiving of parcels; prepare a variety of reports on data.

  • Makes full use of the Preventive Maintenance Management System (PMMS).

  • Accomplish Preventive Maintenance System (PMM) on real time.

  • Accomplish purchase request for approval of department head.


  • A graduate of Instrumentation and Control Engineer is preferred OR a graduate of a technical school or related 3-year Industrial Technician course.

  • At least 3 years’ experience in a Manufacturing Plant.

  • Knowledge of Programmable logic controls, telemetry units and fiber optics.

  • Knowledge of Electrical codes

  • Knowledge in Electrical, Instrumentation and Control is required

  • Knows how to interpret process flow diagram or schematics

  • Knowledge in operating, servicing, overhauling, preventive and corrective maintenance of process and utility plant equipment and machineries like, boilers, air compressors and pneumatics, pumps, belt/bucket leg/drag/screw conveyors, etc.

Job Operations

Primary Location Philippines-03-Pulilan

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: PUL00038