Cargill Utilities Supervisor in Nashville, Tennessee

Utilities 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.


This role is responsible for operation, distribution, maintenance, and management of HVAC, ammonia refrigeration, electrical, water, natural gas, DAF, Fire System, and compressed air systems to satisfy production and operating requirements in a safe and efficient manner. The role will assist the PSM coordinator to ensure compliance requirements.

Principal Accountabilities

80% Responsible for: Operation, distribution, maintenance, and management of electrical, water, natural gas, HVAC, ammonia refrigeration, DAF, Fire System and compressed air systems to satisfy production and operating requirements in a safe and efficient manner. Also, the role is responsible for the Energy Team. This position will work a variety of shifts, including weekends and holidays, as projects and the need arises. The role will direct the activities of a group of refrigeration mechanics and DAF operators.

20% Engaged Employees: Create an environment where all employees are expected to be active members of the team. Involve employees in the business and hold them accountable to expectations. Recognize and celebrate successes. Challenge people to be better than they thought possible. Create opportunities for growth and development. Ensure an inclusive environment that is representative of the local market. Training and coaching the employees


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering OR minimum 3 years technical experience.

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the maintenance or utilities field.

  • Experience with Ammonia Refrigeration, DAF, or other Highly Hazardous Processes/Industrious settings

  • Must be able to obtain CIRO/CARO certification within 2 years if not currently certified

  • Demonstrated strong computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)

  • Strong communication (verbal and written) – ability to get message across to a variety of audiences.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience building a culture of teamwork, collaboration, accountability and the empowerment of employees.

  • Minimum 2 years supervisory experience

  • Strong presentation skills – comfortable putting together presentations and talking to a variety of audiences.

  • Experience with regulated Process Safety Management, SAP, and Auto CAD

  • Meat processing and / or beef patty production experience.

  • RETA CARO Certification

  • RETA CIRO Certification

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Maintenance and Reliability

Primary Location US-TN-Nashville

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: NAS00152