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Site Manager - Sea Lake

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Job ID 284139 Date posted 02/23/2024 Location : Sea Lake, Australia Category  BUILD OPERATE MAINTAIN (PLANT OPNS) Job Status  Salaried Full Time

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Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive. With a diverse and inclusive workplace culture and a global footprint, you will work with some of the best minds developing innovative programs and practices for a sustainable future. It’s an opportunity to learn, grow and engage in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. Learn more at

This role provides an excellent salary package, performance incentive bonus, tool of trade vehicle and other benefits that come from working in partnership with Aussie growers and a global business.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Sea Lake Site Manager will be responsible for managing the operations at origination site, seeking operational excellence on 5 fundamentals of risk management, plant efficiency, talent pool management, maintenance & reliability and capital management.

In this role you will provide strategic operational oversight for all production operating facilities with moderate presence in multiple regions or moderate degree of complexity.

Key Accountabilities

  • Execute routine operations of assigned area, ensuring direct reports are following policies and procedures related to employee, food and feed safety and environmental compliance.
  • Monitor production outcomes, quantity, and quality to ensure customer and food safety requirements are within specifications.
  • Partner with production supervisors to meet customer specifications and timeline.
  • Administer production budget for a department, process, or shift and executes purchase orders and ensures timely payment of invoices
  • Develop operational plans and monitors routine operations for all production processes for multiple departments, processes and shifts.
  • Develop, supervise and provide coaching to direct reports including coaching company core values and guiding principles for assigned facilities or region.
  • Responsible for personnel decisions related to hiring, performance and disciplinary actions for your direct reports. You will also spend time completing the same tasks as employees on your team.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience in a related field or equivalent experience in management
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills and the ability to communicate with all levels in the plant
  • Proven experience in production and warehouse management
  • Experience with stakeholder engagement
  • Key understanding of Operational WHS
  • Understanding of financials
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

We Offer

  • Excellent salary package, performance incentive bonus and vehicle
  • Autonomy and scope for career development
  • Flexibility working arrangements
  • The opportunity to work with some of the most talented people in the industry and inspiring leaders
  • The job stability that comes with a global employer who puts people first
  • A supportive working culture and an inclusive team environment

If you are ready to take on a rare, career defining opportunity, are self-motivated and team spirited, then we would love to hear from you.

Cargill is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applications are treated with complete confidentiality.

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