Electrical and Instrumentation Supervisor (282252)

Saint Clair, MI
United States
Job Description

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.

Job Purpose and Impact

Key Accountabilities

  • Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the electrical department including instrumentation, controls systems and safety.

  • Participate in developing operational and capital budgets, estimating labor, material, construction costs and designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products and systems for commercial and industrial purposes.

  • Provide oversight and inspection during the commissioning and startup of new equipment and systems to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.

  • Operate computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment while performing engineering tasks to produce electrical design elements consistent with project specifications accurately and timely.

  • Control inventory and place orders for various equipment, material, instrumentation and electrical parts and supplies to ensure personnel can accomplish the tasks at hand.

  • Oversee contract maintenance and coordinates with consultants and contractors interacting with other departments and vendors to meet customer requirements and key performance metrics.

  • Responsible for personnel decisions related to hiring, performance and disciplinary actions for your direct reports. 

  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree, Electrical Journeyman Status, or equivalent experience

  • Minimum one year of directly related work experience

Preferred qualifications

  • Prior experience in designing and building electrical systems such as power, lighting and signal

  • Experience with SAP or similar CMMS System

  • Experience with Automated transfer lines and robotics

  • Two years of supervisory experience

  • Three years of electrical field work experience 

Position Information

  • This position is located in Saint Clair, Michigan 

  • Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet


United States