Organization: Sargento Foods
Date Posted: 5/14/2021
Location: Plymouth, Wisconsin
Type of Position: Full-Time, Skilled
Required Education: Bachelors Degree



At Sargento, you work for a company you believe in, with a family of people who believe in you. Our culture stems from a simple premise: Hire good people and treat them like family. At Sargento, you can make decisions based on how they affect people as well as the long-term health of our company. You will be encouraged to make a meaningful difference in the community, in the company and in your career. With diverse experiences and tools to learn and develop, you can transform your aspirations into reality. If you’re ready for the right place to belong and grow your career, you can find it here.

What You Do

  • This is a Techno-Functional role, that assists with and/or executes the analysis, configuration, implementation, and testing of information systems to support the goals and objectives of the Corporation.
  • Specific responsibility for the ongoing technical support and implementation of application software systems including but not limited to various modules of SAP S/4HANA and other allied and/or integrated solutions.
  • Further, the incumbent carries specific responsibility for continually improving knowledge of the relevant applications portfolio.
  • Duties of the position are generally apportioned to available time as follows:
    • Creates new and updates existing application configurations to meet design requirements in full compliance with formal change management and other governance protocols.
    • Supports the writing and execution of functional and user acceptance test cases to ensure that solutions meet specifications and function correctly.
    • Writes and maintains documentation to describe solution configuration, process flow and behavior, testing, defects, and incident/problem resolution.
    • Creates and provides training documents for new or modified processes or functionality for end users or technical support staff.
    • Works to identify system solutions or new functionality to address business requirements in new or existing processes.
    • Recommends application changes, functionality alternatives, and/or formulates requests for custom development.
    • Drafts functional and technical design documents related to relevant applications based on business requirements.
    • Builds and maintains expertise in the broad application architecture and functionality of SAP S/4 HANA and other allied and/or integrated solutions.
    • Works to develop and maintain a business process view for all applications assigned in collaboration with the full Applications Group, and with end-users.

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field required
  • 3-5 years of industrial Business Applications experience (non-software-specific)
  • 2+ years of SAP S/4 HANA and/or SAP ECC implementation and support experience required
  • Broad knowledge of SAP SD and/or MM modules preferred
  • Familiarity with Materials Management, Production Planning, Materials Requirement Planning, Inventory Management, Transportation Management, and/or Warehouse Management business processes is important to this role.
  • Specific knowledge of the SAP MM, SD, PP, PPDS, WM, EWM, QM, and PM modules is beneficial.



Our Environment
Sargento is a refrigerated food production facility and the ability to work in a cold environment is a necessity. Machinery, moving mechanical parts, and robotics are used during production, so the work environment is usually loud. During sanitation work, you may be exposed to wet, humid, damp conditions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Your Needs. Our Values.

  • “People-First Culture” - Our people-first culture is founded on a simple premise: Hire good people and treat them like family. Your team really is your extended family and friends. Our Sargento Family rallies around those experiencing challenging situations and are the first ones to celebrate milestones.

  • Live Well, Work Well - You are encouraged and enabled to balance your career with interests and activities outside of work. We value Humor and Fun because we can laugh at ourselves and you can’t smile without saying “cheese”. Our CEO always says, if you’re not having fun at work or spending time with your family, then you’re doing it wrong.

  • Career Advancement - We support your career aspirations with individual development plans, career paths, coaching and mentoring through our “promote from within” philosophy. It is not uncommon for employees to start their career in an entry-level manufacturing position and with dedication, hard work, and our tuition reimbursement program they have the potential to advance into leadership roles.

  • Caring for Community - When you work here, you can make a difference in the company and in the lives of people in our communities, including supporting the United Way, Habitat for Humanity and feeding those in need. We partner with the Green Bay Packers through our ‘Touchdowns for Hunger’ program which has resulted in donating $1.3 million to date for hunger relief. We support our employees who serve their communities year-round including providing paid time off to contribute to causes that are meaningful to them.

  • Brand Innovation & Leadership - We’re a national brand, owned by a real family. Because we are privately-held every employee is considered part of the Sargento Family and can make a meaningful impact. We seek people who will challenge assumptions and introduce new ideas to help achieve our corporate goals. We are an industry leader because of our quest to find the next breakthrough and have been a Nielsen Award Winner thanks to our game-changing products.

Our Story
With 2,000 employees and net sales of $1.4 billion, Sargento Foods is a family-owned company that has been a leader in cheese for more than 60 years. We created the world’s first, successful pre-packaged sliced and shredded natural cheeses. Sargento is based in Plymouth, Wisconsin, where we manufacture and market shredded, sliced and snack natural cheese products, as well as ingredients and sauces. Sargento is known for the exceptional quality of our products and for product design, packaging and merchandising innovations that have transformed our industry.


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