Position Purpose:Cargill Protein has a diverse 28,000-member team and operates approximately 60 protein primary and further processing facilities, distribution centers, feed mills, hatcheries, and an innovation center in the U.S. and Canada, in addition to maintaining international sales offices.
We have an exciting opportunity in our Dodge City, KS facility for a Operations Supervisor. This position will be responsible for leading hourly team members to attain production and quality goals while ensuring the safest working environment possible.
This position is accountable for daily operations of the department and creating an engaged and team-oriented workforce to obtain business results.A high performer in this position will identify problems or bottlenecks in production processes and resolve issues; ensure production resources (including materials, equipment, staffing) are available as needed to maintain product schedules; support continuous improvement goals in safety, quality, efficiency, yield.
This is a 2nd Shift position in our Fabrication department of the Dodge City, KS plant. Principal Accountabilities50%
Stakeholder Leadership, Development and Engagement ? Create an environment where all are expected to be active members of the team ? involved in the business.
Recognize and celebrate successes. ?
Challenge people to be better than they thought possible. ?
Create opportunities for growth and development. ?
Ensure an inclusive environment that is representative of the local market.30%
Operational Excellence ?
Ensure there is a culture of continuous improvement.?
Maintain the production practices that support the food safety program in the facility. ?
Monitor product quality and production operations to meet customer expectations.20%
Champion safety processes, ergonomic efforts and creating an environment where all team members hold each other accountable for keeping their co-workers safe.
Actively work to prevent/eliminate hazards that cause injury or illness.Skills:
Required? High school degree OR GED equivalent?
1+ year of manufacturing operations work experience ?
Fluent in English (verbal and written)? Working experience with Microsoft Outlook, Word and ExcelPreferred?
Associate?s Degree or higher? Previous experience in a food or meat processing plant? Bilingual in English/Spanish?
Supervisory experienceAbilities / Success Factors?
Positive attitude and problem-solving mentality