Cargill 1st Shift Production Supervisor in Milton, Wisconsin

1st Shift Production 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 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.


As a production supervisor you will help to manage the facility and the people to produce animal nutrition products as efficiently as possible while meeting all of Cargill Animal Nutrition, corporate and government guidelines. This will include your involvement in setting performance standards, establishing budgets, managing costs, hiring and training, employee relations and implementation of all maintenance, production programs and customer service excellence.

You will supervise employees and be involved in the following areas: hiring, labor relations, engineering, maintenance, production programs, environmental affairs, planning and training.

Principal Accountabilities

20% Maintain a system that evaluates process improvement sheets and model reports for accuracy and changes in trends, and act on any adverse trends or lack of accuracy.

20% Understand plant audits and results and respond to deficiencies including HACCP.

15% Employees must be educated and trained to perform their jobs safely and to accept responsibility for their own safety performance.

15% Maintain physical condition and appearance that reflect the standards of quality and service of our business and the character of our people professionally represents the brand image.

10% Understand the plant flow and what restrictions or bottlenecks cost vs. the cost to remove those restrictions or bottlenecks.

10% Maintain a system that sets standards on quality and customer service.

10% Utilize a tool (activity schedule) to help manage and execute the numerous requirements you are accountable for.


Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED.

  • 2 years of experience working in a manufacturing environment .

  • 1 years of experience in a supervisory role - preferably in a manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to climb ladders

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 2 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Strong Multitasking skills

  • Experience using Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook).

  • Feed mill experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Operations

Primary Location US-WI-Milton

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: MIL01102