Maintenance Utilities Superintendent (281047)

Hazleton, PA
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

The Maintenance Utilities Superintendent will supervise and execute the deployment of overall leading maintenance practices aligned to production needs. In this role, you will lead a team that executes routine complex activities to maintain and improve capacity utilization and quality standards realized through reliable operations across the region.

Key Accountabilities

  • Supervise the execution of specific equipment maintenance strategy for each asset involved with containing, controlling or safeguarding a high hazard process.

  • Implement and monitor methodologies to improve operational effectiveness in compliance with regulatory codes and standards.

  • Lead the integration of contractor partners and equipment providing support to the plant force.

  • Partner with regional and global leadership to develop area leading practices.

  • Oversee the development of the operational related budget to track the area progress against the estimate.

  • Lead and develop a team, coach and make decisions related to talent management, hiring, performance, and disciplinary actions. 

  • Overseeing critical systems throughout the plant as far as ammonia system, air compressor system, wastewater system, etc.

  • Overseeing the operation and processes of the wastewater facility 

  • Other duties as assigned



Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience overseeing third party resources to deliver business results

  • Knowledge of related tools, processes controls and area technology systems

  • Two years of supervisory experience

  • Ammonia Certifications 

  • Wastewater experience 

Posting Details

This position is located in Hazelton, PA.  Relocation support may be provided. 


Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet



United States