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American Foods Group, LLC USD $23.70/Hr. in Yankton, South Dakota

Cimpl Meats, LLC, an American Foods Group Company has opportunities for Trainer - Fab. You must have the ability to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment with a dedication to quality.

If you are looking to advance your career, join the AFG family where you can be a part of providing quality beef products to over 40 countries around the world. Training is provided.

As Trainer-Fab, you will:

  • Reach out to new hires until they are capable in their own positions and are proficient enough to be on their own.

  • Answer any questions or concerns they may have.

  • Report observed concerns and provide feedback to appropriate supervisor.

  • Stretches / Work Hardening Techniques.

  • Instruct employee to report for stretches each morning for 2 weeks.

  • Recommend employees continue as needed afterwards.

  • Hands on Demonstration: Equipment & Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).

  • Explain PPE Tags.

  • Demonstrate how to properly wear PPE (includes Harness).

  • Stress importance of reporting LOST or DAMAGED equipment.

  • Required Training in Company Tags.

  • Green Tag Training - Localized Contamination.

  • Yellow Tag Training - Pathology.

  • Outrail Tag Training – Abscesses, Large areas of Contamination, Stifle joints.

  • Blue USDA Tag Training – Government Outrail Carcass.

  • Black & White Tag Training – Government Retain Tags.

  • Hands on Demonstration: Hook, Steel, and Mousetrap.

  • Demonstrate proper hook, steel, and mouse trap usage.

  • Demonstration of how to sand a steel.

  • Complete Required Paperwork.

  • Safety Training Checklist.

  • Understanding and Confirmation of Safe Knife Usage.

  • Equipment Deduction Form.

  • Feedback and/or progress reports.

  • NOTE: this description is not intended to be all inclusive. An employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization; these duties are considered marginal.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years or older.

  • Must be able to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • 3 months of related work experience or previously a trainer at another location or company.

  • Must be able to work in a variety of work temperatures cold, wet or damp with slippery surfaces at varied heights in and around moving equipment and parts.

  • Must be able to perform the physical requirements of the job.

  • Ability to work extended scheduled hours Monday through Saturday with daily overtime. Must be able to work overtime as required. Start times and hours vary based on production needs.

  • Safety training.

  • Safe Quality Food (SQF) training.

  • Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) training.

  • Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) training.

  • Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) training.

  • Food defense training.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior fabrication experience in a USDA inspected beef, pork or poultry facility.

  • Work history in the last 12 months.

  • Bilingual (English & Spanish) communication skills.

Cimpl’s, LLC an American Foods Group Company is a privately held meat processing company located in Yankton, South Dakota. We appreciate our employees and reward them for a job well done. As a member of the team, you will find yourself challenged and contributing in a significant way to the success of the business, and you will be rewarded for that success. If you want to feel appreciated for a job well done and be part of something bigger, then consider joining American Foods Group, a “hire to retire” type of company.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay

  • Excellent benefit plan. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flex Spending Accounts, Voluntary Benefits, PTO, 401k, Short Term Disability, Discount Meat Purchase Program, and more!

  • Training, growth and advancement opportunities that will make this the best and last company you work for.

Check Out the Yankton, SD Area!

Improve your quality of life by residing in Yankton, South Dakota, a rural city located on the banks of the Missouri River. An abundance of recreational areas and amenities make it easy to stay active in Yankton.

The area also offers:

  • Numerous water recreation options around Yankton including Lewis & Clark Lake, Lake Yankton, and the Missouri National Recreation River. Beautiful chalkstone bluffs along the shorelines provide the opportunity to view wildlife with scenic backdrops.

  • Various parks that offer relaxing entertainment including fishing, hiking trails, and swimming.

  • Year-round community events that the whole family will love.

Try to convince us that there is a better place to live and work other than Cimpl’s LLC in Yankton, South Dakota!


Shift(s)*: 1st Shift

External Company Name: American Foods Group, LLC

External Company URL:

Street: 1000 Cattle Drive

Post End Date: 3/1/2021

Hours (Start- End): 5:30 am - Till end of shift

Hourly Pay Includes Incentive (Seen on Portals): Yes