Shift Supervisor

Kissimmee, FL
May 07, 2017
May 29, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Shift Supervisor-KIS00095 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


As a production supervisor safety of your team is your highest priority. You will be a champion to the team as we expect every employee to return home safely every day. As the leader in logistics, production scheduling, quality and food safety, employee engagement, teamwork and coaching, you have the opportunity to shape the brand image and perception of the business. Responsibilities will include personnel management, employee training, managing costs, overseeing plant maintenance, and assisting with the management of capital projects. You will also coordinate with merchants to ensure a seamless flow of ingredients and maximize the efficiency of the operation.

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

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

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

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

Maintain a system that sets standards on each delivery

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

Additional Responsibilities:

Coordinating the logistics for the shipping and receiving of 7,000 tons of animal feed monthly.
Lead a group of highly engaged employees in this environment to return safely every day to their loved ones
Oversee entire production of that shift from receiving to load out
Daily paperwork review
Truck load order review


Required Qualifications

• Right to work in the U.S. that is not based solely on possession of a student visa or a visa sponsored by a third-party employer.
• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Minimum 3 years supervisory experience in a fast paced production/industrial environment
• Ability to work the Evening shifts
• Demonstrated success in EHS
• Strong computer skills

Preferred Qualifications

• Strong mechanical aptitude
• Strong problem solving and decision making skills
• Ability to create an environment conducive to teamwork; strong interpersonal skills.
• Customer Solutions Approach. Holds self and others accountable.
• Strong listening skills; written and verbal communication skills.
• Adaptable, nimble

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

Job General Management

Primary Location US-FL-Kissimmee

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Evening Job