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Cargill Regional Senior Construction Supervisor in Des Moines, Iowa

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 food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.


The Regional Senior Construction Supervisor will plan, monitor and coordinate internal construction projects, from initiation through completion. We seek a multifaceted organized professional who will direct and coordinate activities of fixed duration to ensure that the goals or objectives are accomplished within prescribed timeframe and budget.


  • Providesleadership and functional area expertise to the build project team for projectexecution and scope/design review; mentorship and management of constructionstaff during execution; and management of overall build project execution phasebasis, established project controls and timetables to deliver build projectsthat meet all safety, quality and regulatory goals.

  • Monitor internalconstruction project progress and intervene to resolve problems with projectmanagers, line managers, clients and other stakeholders.

  • Assess projectissues and recommend resolutions to meet productivity, quality andclient-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Review status ofprojects and budgets, manage schedules, and prepare status reports.

  • Executestrategies to develop assigned projects in areas such as agriculture,marketing, manufacture, etc.

  • Coordinate theoperational aspects of assigned projects.

  • You will lead anddevelop a team, exhibiting authority for talent management decisions related tohiring, performance, and disciplinary actions.

  • Other duties asassigned


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

  • Minimum of four years of related work experience

  • Other minimum qualifications may apply


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering orrelated degree and 5 years of construction/project management experience. Alternately, 8 or more years of experience inconstruction/project management.

  • Two or more yearsof supervisory experience

  • 3 or more years’ experience working on mid to large sizedconstruction projects in an industrial setting

  • Up to 50% travel depending on project needs.

  • Strong working knowledge of building andconstruction standards, codes and specifications, permitting processes andrequirements.

  • Knowledgein completion and use of construction agreements andpreparation of bid packages.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.

At Cargill, everyone matters and everyone counts. Cargill is committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive and diverse work environment where all employees are treated with dignity and respect. As such and in alignment with our Guiding Principles, Cargill's long-standing equal employment opportunity policy prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant based on race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, marital status, family status, citizenship status, veteran status, military status, union affiliation, or any other status protected by law.

Cargill also complies with all applicable national and local laws and regulations pertaining to non-discrimination and employment.

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies: Cargill, Inc. and subsidiaries (“Cargill”) have an internal recruiting department. Please review this notice.

US Employment Resources: Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet.