Cargill Production Supervisor in Sto Tomas, Philippines

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.



  • Directly supervises production section; outcomes, quantity, and quality to ensure customer and food safety requirements are within specifications.

  • Ensures all pre-defined KPIs targets are met or out performed.

  • Supports BU/Plant customer relationship by meeting businesses objectives and understanding how operational performance impacts internal/external customers.

  • Supports, deploys and provides input to best in class operational practices.

  • Utilizes deep technical skills and relevant experience to identify/solve problems and recommends/implements operating efficiencies.

  • Champions a culture that promotes operational excellence. Recommends process improvements, and supports business case for new investments/innovations.


  • Provide and ensures proper manning to support day to day activity

  • Supervises and provides coaching to it’s production crew, including coaching Cargill’s core values.

  • Assists in planning for future production workforce needs and participates in selection of employees.

  • Accountable for production talent development and engagement within a sector/department.

  • Responsible for training and on boarding new/transferred employees as well as workforce engagement, recognition, development and coaching.

  • Conducts PMP employee appraisals.Assist in setting standards and objectives.

  • Providetraining, timely re-training and coaching to all of his subordinates.

  • Applies disciplinary actions when needed.


  • Ensures direct reports are following policies and procedures related to employee safety and food/feed Safety.

  • Partners/collaborates with Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) and Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory (FSQR) experts to implement the most effective approach for complying with corporate safety policies and procedures:

  • Health & Safety: Enforces a culture of zero injury and illness.

  • Environmental: Understands and proactively avoid environmental impact and potential risk to the businesses.

  • Food Safety: Directly monitors risks associated with products. Ensures HACCP/FDA requirements are met in all food and feed processes.

  • Educates workforce in the food safety fundamentals and completes safety inspections and housekeeping audits.

  • Documents and investigates EHS/Food Safety incident data to identify risks and recommend mitigation actions (i.e. safety index, RIFR, food safety index, CFSRA and FDA audits).


  • Ensure shop floor orderliness and appreance.

  • Support housekeeping program, and ensures the line passes housekeeping audit regularly and use its findings to improve current set-up to achieve World Class standard.

Others: Perform other function as needed from time to time.


  • Any engineering degree / other technical degree,Food Science Courses ( Food Technology, Microbiology, Chemistry)

  • At least 5 years experience in a manufacturingenvironment with people handling preferably coming from FMCG ( Food,Pharmacetical, etc.

  • Extensive experience and knowledge of Safety andQuality requirements, Plant Hygiene and Sanitation

  • Customer-oriented and with good leadership andplanning ability

  • Ability to understand and analyze data, issuesand provide solutions using tools such as 5 Why’s, Root-cause analysis, etc

  • Team-player, action oriented with proficientcommunication skills

  • Self-motivated and can work under pressure

  • Can work on a shifting basis and extended hours

  • Can work with minimum supervision and a selfstarter

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer literate (especially MS Excel and MSOffice) and knowledgeable in manufacturing work practices

  • Plant Operations knowledge and skills

  • Plant Hygiene and Sanitation

Job Engineering

Primary Location Philippines-40-Sto Tomas

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: STO00485