Cargill Maintenance General Foreman in Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Maintenance General Foreman

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.



The Maintenance General Foreman will report to the Maintenance Manager and will be responsible for the overall plant maintenance of the facility.This position requires an individual with desire to be part of a dynamic team that works together in a cooperative atmosphere to be the best.This is suited for someone wanting to learn and progress within the company.

Principal Accountabilities:

30% - Be responsible for reactive maintenance during the operational hours

20% - Monitoring and follow-up process of proactive work

20% - Recognize and maintain needs for the entire maintenance team

10% - Be responsible for safe work practices and safe conditions of the plant

10% - Work with the maintenance supervisor in helping them develop relationships, coaching and training.

5% - Act as a liaison between production and maintenance

5% - Follow up with failure analysis and the 5 why process


Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma OR GED equivalent required

  • 5 years of experience in industrial maintenance

  • Be adaptable to change, motivated and have excellent organizational and problem solving skills

  • The ability to function in a fast paced environment with little direct supervision

  • The ability to interact with other departments and functions to obtain the best overall results, including Maintenance, Technical Services, Accounting, Sanitation and Human Resources

  • Must possess the Heart of Leadership (Integrity, Conviction, and Courage)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bi-Lingual (English/Spanish)

  • BS Degree in Engineering

  • Proficient in CAD Program

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Maintenance and Reliability

Primary Location US-PA-Hazleton

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: HAZ00868