Cargill Technical Management Trainee in Orhangazi, Turkey

Technical Management Trainee

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 & Summary

He/She will be responsible to follow the orientation programme prepared for him/her to gain an overview knowledge about the production process, FSQR activities, project management, maintenance activities, EHS rules, Cargill guidelines, HR related activities at plant. He/She will have an introduction orientation programme for 2-3 months and will start to work in shift as shift engineer. During shift engineering role, he/she will work together with shift supervisor. After working approximately 1 year or less in shift, he/she will be assigned for a position in production, manufacturing technology or quality department.

Principal Accountabilities


  • Responsible for follow up of the orientation programme prepared for her/him

  • Responsible for understanding the safety rules and follow these rules

  • Responsible for understanding the process overview of the plant by following the orientation programme effectively, by reading necessary CMO’s, by following the P&ID at field, by making a general mass & energy balance of the process, by reading SOP’s and following the applications in the fieldResponsible for understanding FSQR related activities, basic food safety rules at plant.

  • Responsible for understanding FSQR related activities, basic food safety rules at plant.

  • Responsible for understanding the type of main products, having a general knowledge about the main customers & suppliers

  • Responsible for understanding main Project Management Related activities

  • Responsible for understanding the maintenance related activities, reliability related activities

  • Responsible for giving regular feedback to his/her manager, HR manager about the challenges, what he/she has learned, the effectivieness of the orientation programme

  • Responsible for preparing a presentation at the end of orientation programme to explain what she/he has learned


  • Following the production process parallel to the planning during the shift with shift supervisor

  • To be prepared for taking the all responsibility of shift supervisor in 3-4 months

  • Being sure that all the EHS rules she/he learned are being followed during the shift

  • Being sure that all food safety rules she/he learned are being followed during the shift

  • Giving the feedback to shift supervisor, department supervisors about her/his opinions about the performance of operators

  • Applying her/his engineering knowledge to the process in order to decrease the cost of production, increasing the quality of the product, etc

  • Responsible to attend the shift metings

  • Responsible to organize and attend the quarterly shift meetings

  • Attending the BSC meetings

  • Attending the trainings planned for her/him


Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Education

  • University degree of Food Engineering or Chemical Engineering

  • Experience

  • New Graduate or 1-2 years of work experience in Engineering

  • Skills (applied knowledge and technical skills directly related to this position)

  • Willing to learn new things, develop herself/himself

  • Good engineering background

  • Analytic approach to problems

  • Good communication skills

  • Fluent in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Education(includes formal education, certifications, accreditations, etc)

  • Food or Chemical Engineering Education

  • Experience

  • New Graduate or 1-2 years experience

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter in English today.

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Primary Location Turkey-16-Orhangazi

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: ORH00046