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CHS Inc. Maintenance Supervisor in Mason City, Iowa

Maintenance Supervisor

Job ID: 6430


Mason City, IA, US, 50401-8937

Date posted: Jul 30, 2022

Employment Type: Salary

Schedule: Full Time

Job ID: 6430

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world. We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world. Most of our 10,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.



  • Supervise and direct maintenance technicians, prioritize and assign daily work orders.

  • Maintain the mechanical integrity of equipment, machinery, vehicles or facility, develop and implement programs and practices to reduce unplanned downtime and maintenance cost.

  • Maximize performance by utilizing a proactive preventative maintenance program.

  • Coordinate and prioritize maintenance activity and / or project activity with Operations and/or Engineering.

  • Determine the most cost effective approach for reliability and longevity of equipment and systems while achieving all CHS safety and compliance expectations.

  • Determine the root cause of premature equipment/machinery failure.

  • Communicate and assist the Environmental, Health and Safety Coordinator with areas the maintenance department is responsible for or affected by.

  • Ensure all work practices and equipment performs to CHS safety standards.

  • Facilitate proper training for maintenance personnel.

  • Maintain critical parts inventory.

  • Plan and coordinate plant shutdowns.

  • Cultivate and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

  • Other duties and responsibilities as needed or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 2+ years of experience in Production, Operations, and/or Maintenance

Additional Qualifications

  • Experience in maintenance and repair in a production setting

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work extended hours to meet business demands

  • Previous team leadership or supervisory experience preferred

  • Pre-employment screening is based on the job requirements and industry guidelines and may or may not be required for the position. If required, selected candidates must pass pre-employment screenings to include all or a combination of drug, criminal, motor vehicle check, physical requirements and FMSCA Clearinghouse.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to work in noisy, dusty and all weather conditions

Career Band : Management Career Level : Supervisor

Hiring Manager : Peter F Ruble TA Specialist/Liaison : Britney Henzler

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation, 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.