Cargill Site Supervisor - Bogan Gate in Bogan Gate, Australia

Site Supervisor - Bogan Gate

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 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.


Position Purpose

To manage operations at origination site, seeking operational excellence on 5 fundamentals (risk management, plant efficiency, talent pool management, maintenance & reliability, capital management);

To ensure accomplishment on operational procedures, best practices and people development, optimizing established metrics; improve plant high performance (cost, quality, safety) and improvements to attend/align commercial expectations and the business plan.


  • Manage operational origination site leading operational employees, casuals and contractors.

  • Be responsible for site operation on risk management - safety standards world wide EHS policy alignment (safety indexes, PHA, PSM, PCS, health and environmental issues) and security policy (inventory standards and employee-contractors labor regulation)

  • Be responsible for site operation on high efficiency issues (operational expenses control, energy reduction indexes, grain quality control including shrink management.

  • Be responsible for site operation on maintenance & reliability management, in order to attend commercial-logistic volume expectations, optimizing plant equipment capacities and availability by proactive maintenance program with reliability culture in place.

  • Be responsible for site operation on people talent management, including operational training programs, engagement improvement, performance management, individual development plans, succession plan management.

  • Be responsible for site operation on capital management (capex), including base level improvements projects following standardized specifications and policies.

  • Work with other site supervisors/ operations coordinators to align with business unit plan, looking for plant effectiveness and projects.

  • Work with any function areas (HR, IT, Accounting, Logistics)



  • Secondary education.

  • 3-5 years relevant work experience.

  • Experience in grain operation & leadership, Reliability and Quality Culture.

  • Ability to lead.

  • Ability to supervise employees and administer operational training on Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)

  • Ability to prioritise.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

  • Ability to accept new or changing work demands.

  • Technical deep knowledge of grain quality-handling and projects management.

  • Required to work out doors.

  • Ability to be hands on.

  • Ability to travel to other sites as needed.

  • Ability to work flexible hours when required to ensure customer requirements are met.

Job Operations

Primary Location Australia-NS-Bogan Gate

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: BOG00004