Sep 13, 2019
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Aggressively originates grain from locale farms at multiple locations (Allerton/Coffey/Davis City) by building relationships and offering exceptional customer service which includes minimizing arriving truck waiting time to the greatest extent possible. Coordinate equipment and personnel needs to provide low cost operations across all aspects. Inspects, grades and weighs products to verify conformance to specifications and directs setup and adjustment of storage use, drier operation, blending capacity, and oversees quality control and assurance. Records and communicates cash and contract grain purchases and risk position to MB Ingredient Procurement. Measures, monitors and manages inventory in order to objectively report and to minimize inventory shrink. Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment. Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations including implementing an effective injury prevention system (SIPS). Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules. Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product. Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of elevator, and/or work crew. Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems. Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals. Maintains time and production records. Estimates, requisitions, and inspects materials and facility for preventative maintenance. Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments. Performs activities of workers supervised. Responsible for complying with all environmental laws and procedures to which Smithfield subscribes. Reads and understands the company's emergency notification process and will be responsible for reviewing that policy at their work site. Performs other duties as assigned.
Smithfield Foods Allerton, IA 50008, USA