J.R. Simplot Company Operations Supervisor (Ontario, OR) in Ontario, Oregon

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have an Operations Supervisor position available at our Simplot Grower Solutions (SGS) facility in Ontario, OR.


Supervisor responsible for selecting, training, and supervising crew in performance of maintenance, warehouse, and delivery functions and daily operations of the Simplot Grower Solutions site. Successful candidates will have excellent communication, a willingness to train and lead, and have experience with fertilizer/farming or applicable experience.


Supervises and performs equipment and plant maintenance work, loading and delivery of product to customers, receiving and unloading, warehouse inventory and storage functionsEnsures appropriate application of chemical and fertilizer products such as calculating product amounts and calibrating equipmentEnsures manpower needs for functional area are provided for by selecting, coaching, training, and managing performance of crew Monitors safety policies and procedures to ensure regulatory requirements are metOrganizes day-to-day operation and determines work practices and procedures to optimize utilization of resourcesAssists management in planning equipment purchases and facility improvementPerforms record-keeping functions related to inventory, scheduling, parts ordering, employee files, etc.


Associate's Degree (A.A. or equivalent) or two plus years related experience and/or training. Familiarity with farming environments, knowledge of chemical and fertilizer requirements and application techniques, knowledge of geographic area including types of crops and farming requirements and cultural practices would be helpful. Incumbents typically have experience in the industry. Experience within Grower Solutions is extremely helpful. Basic supervision skills including listening, communication, delegation, and providing work direction. Effective planning and organization skills to maximize routine and ongoing projects and tasks. Interpersonal skills, communication and customer service skills and ability to maximize productivity within a team environment. Works independently under general guidelines. Incumbent uses established procedures, customer needs, and Supervisor's direction to set priorities. Assistance is provided through direct supervisor. Commercial Driver's License (CDL) preferred


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