Cargill Operations Supervisor I in Marshall, Missouri

Operations Supervisor I

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 Purpose:

To provide leadership and coaching for employees in Marshall, Missouri. The successful candidate will have to meet key targets in the areas of employee safety, turnover, department costs, customer satisfaction and production. To meet department goals, the Supervisor will be responsible for effective employee relations, adhering to annual budgets, work process improvement, downtime and follow up for process execution and other duties as required. This supervisor will execute and follow up on safety plans. This position will report to Operations Superintendent.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • 60% - Development, supervision and safety of direct and indirect reports.

  • 20% - Develop strategies for operations of assigned area to include technical optimization of processes.

  • 10% - Oversee product quality to ensure total customer satisfaction.

  • 10% - Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:

  • B.S. degree Agricultural or manufacturing related field or 2 years’ experience in a leadership role

  • Proven ability to read and comprehend materials as applies to work task (ie: makesheets, yield sheets, safety manuals, product specifications, etc.)

  • 1 or more years of computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word)

  • Open to learning new technologies.

  • Proven ability to lead, motivate and coach to obtain positive results

  • Ability to administer company policies and procedures

  • Must be able to adapt to a cold manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bilingual English/ Spanish

  • Labor Relations Experience will be a plus

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Demonstrated organizational skills

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Operations

Primary Location US-MO-Marshall

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Req ID: MAR00528