Cargill Production Manager -Addison, ON in Addison, Ontario

Production Manager -Addison, ON

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 155,000 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

Cargill helps feed, 400 million people every year. Cargill Animal Nutrition is a leading nutrition provider for commercial animal agriculture across 24 countries. Our successful 100 history is a result of our commitment toward a culture and values centered on customer focus and enrichment of people and communities. Our offerings are developed to meet and exceed customers’ needs; from accounting to agri-business management, marketing to risk management and sales consulting to plant operations. Cargill has a job that to meet your interests and goals. Our global career opportunities are as far reaching as our business.

As the Production manager reporting to the Regional Operations Manager at the feed and nutrition facility in Addison, Ontario , you will oversee the daily operation of the plant to ensure that feed is manufactured in a safe consistent manner to obtain top quality and customer service and to ensure that the plant operates in an efficient manner.

Principal Accountabilities

40% - Employee relations - Hire, train and develop people so they can have opportunity to achieve their maximum potential

25% - Customer Service - Receive feed orders from dealers and direct accounts; calculate proper drug levels for orders; resolve dealer complaints and concerns; ensure bills of lading are properly tagged as per CFIA guidelines

15% - Production and Maintenance - Assist operations staff with production issues or when falling behind in production; load dealer and direct accounts trucks; assist in the repair and preventative maintenance of all plant equipment and the computers (office and plant); order all repair items

10% - Plant Administration - Ensure sufficient staffing is available on all shifts and holidays; answer any questions, concerns, or conflicts that anyone may have; track of expenses, tonnage, extra overtime

10% - Feed safety - Ensure the manufacturing of products conform to customer and nutritional product design requirements as well as feed & food standards; implement and assure execution of our feed safety daily controls



  • Bachelor's degree or technical diploma in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering OR Bachelor's degree in Business

  • 2 years of experience in a manufacturing or industrial setting, preferably in an Agriculture business environment

  • Proven supervisory/management experience

  • Demonstrated strong coaching and communications skills

  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

Job Operations

Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Addison

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: ADD00008