Maintenance Supervisor

Tulsa, OK
Mar 16, 2017
Apr 03, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Maintenance Supervisor-TUL00065 Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With 150 years of experience Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. 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. Learn more at


Position Purpose

Maintain plant equipment. Maintain records of equipment PM and repairs. Maintain spare parts inventory to minimize cost and downtime. Be proficient in the operation of plant equipment. Train plant employees in the operation and maintenance of equipment. Supervise the operation of plant equipment to maximize productivity. Actively participant in the plant safely program. Actively participate in the plant quality program. Assist the plant manager in all aspects of day to day operation of the plant. Must be able to work flexible hours, including some weekend work as assigned.

Principal Accountabilities

Maintain plant equipment for high reliability and maximum productivity. Keep online maintenance records that detail all maintenance and repair of plant equipment. Plan and implement major maintenance projects as directed by the plant manager.

Assist in day to day activities such as record keeping, scheduling of maintenance working hours, support of the ISO quality and environmental programs and enforcement of location, business unit and corporate policies.

Fully support and assist in the maintenance of our safety program. Be familiar and assist the plant in compliance of all OSHA, Cargill EHS and location safety regulations and rules.

Maintain a spare parts inventory to minimize cost and down time. Maintain a positive business relationship with suppliers of equipment, parts and service.

Be a proficient operator of all plant equipment. Train operators and new employees in the operation and maintenance of equipment for best productivity and continuous improvement.

Miscellaneous BU projects in a team setting.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Experience/ technical skills. Minimum of 3 years experience in one or more of the following: Mechanical, electrical, hydraulic or pneumatic equipment troubleshooting, repair and maintenance

  • Experience with the operation of welding and cutting equipment

  • Experience with computers, including familiarity with MS Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint or equivalent

  • Effective interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written

  • The ability to work in challenging environments such as: high noise areas, dusty, greasy, oily, hot or cold and heights

  • Decision making and problem solving skills


  • Technical school or Bachelors degree in mechanical or electrical engineering or the equivalent

  • Degree in facility operations or management

  • Minimum of 1 year supervisory experience

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job Maintenance and Reliability

Primary Location US-OK-Tulsa

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job