Cargill Plant Manager in Pápa, Hungary

Plant Manager

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.


This position reports to POM (Production Operations Manager) Hungary.

Responsibilities, Tasks:

  • Will understand the business goals and long-term company vision to be able to align the daily activities with long-term goals.

  • Keeps control on Cargill operation processes and ensures that the plant is operated efficiently to stay competititve.

  • Builds a strong, engaged and efficient team for operation activities.

  • Able to understand Cargill customers requirements and manage operations activities to meet OTIF requirements.

  • Accountable for eliminating risks, associated with product qulity and collaborates with FSQR team in order to create and operate QA Sytems.

  • Able to learn and use Cargill systems and tools to support efficient plant operations.

  • Has good capabilities to train and coach his team.

  • Able to set up yearly budget for operation and keep operation and maintenance at budget level.

  • Understands customers priorities and cooperates with Supply Chain team to ensure flawless daily production planning and shipping on time in full.

  • Keeps control on preventive maintenance of the plant equipment and sets up yearly capex budget for continuous improvement.

  • Keeps control on capex projects completion.

  • Actively takes part in strategy building in operations area.

  • Deeply understands Cargill safety culture and fully committed to Cargill safety pledge.

  • Has excellent teamwork attitude to cooperate with other departments for the most efficient business achievements.

  • Keep contact with the relevant Authorities in order to meet all regulatory requirements for the plant operations.

  • Reporting of operations activities and achievements.

  • Able to work and make decisions independently based on thef Green Book freedom scale level 4.

  • Follow the rules and instructions of the POM Hungary, if this is not against with legal regulation, international rules and/or not in contradiction with Cargill standards;


Required Qualifications and skills:

  • University or college degree as Agricultural/Electrical/Mechanical engineer

  • Minimum 5 years leadership in operations

  • Fluent level of English (written and oral)

  • Microsoft Office including strong proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint

  • Capability to understand and learn process control systems

  • LEAN knowledge and application experiences in operations

  • Driving license (B category)

  • Effective decision-making skills.

  • Well organized, multitask personality.

  • Sense of urgency, Sense of Priorities and Relentless Determination

  • Accurate work performance

  • Holds Others and Self Accountable Compelling and Authentic Communicator

  • Resistant to stress

Place of work:


Job Operations

Primary Location HU-VE-Pápa

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: PÁP00002