Cargill Operations Supervisor in Schuyler, Nebraska

Operations Supervisor

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.


Assists Operations Superintendent In the management and direction of plant operations for assigned department(s). Directs the production group in day-to-day activities to achieve safety, food safety, and quality and production goals.

Principal Accountabilities

30% Oversee day-to-day operation of assigned area to achieve production throughput requirements; including work flow, job assignments, and etc.

10% Effectively onboard new or transferred employees and ensure compliance with company policies and procedures, including safety, food safety, etc.

10% Daily Engagement of workforce through compensation, communication, recognition, development and coaching, etc.

10% Manage expenses (labor and operating) and production processes to meet operating efficiency targets

15% Manage safety culture through training and observations

20% Monitor product outcomes, quantity and quality. Ensure customer and food safety specifications are met.

5% Review production indices to identify areas of improvement and innovation



  • GED or equivalent experience

  • Minimum 1 year Supervisory experience

  • Experience in a manufacturing/production or food processing environment

  • Work with a diverse workforce

  • Comprehensive knowledge of plant operations sufficient to guide and train employees

  • Basic knowledge of safe food handling practices

  • Basic knowledge of employee safety practices

  • Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Basic math skills

  • Ability to present and verbally communicate in front of a group of employees

  • Minimal travel for training or plant and customer visits

  • Work in a cold environment and stand on concrete most of your day


  • Four year degree

  • Experience in beef food processing environment

  • Bilingual (Spanish, Burmese, Sudanese, or Somali)

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Operations

Primary Location US-NE-Schuyler

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Night Job

Req ID: SCH02137