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Soybean Seed Production Location Manager #2647 ( Iowa)

Keywords:

Agronomy

Industry
Salary Range

Full Time

Role

Iowa

Location

September 20th 2017

Date Posted

Description:

Seeking hands on soybean seed production plant manager that will be strong on the operational side of the business.

The ideal candidate will be familiar with the Iowa area, and have experience conditioning, bagging, testing and warehousing soybean seed.  This position requires a "Take Charge" type of person that can think on their feet and make decisions.  This person does not need prior seed plant manager experience but must have seed production experience. A farm background is preferred. This position will hire, train and supervise 1 office administrator and 5 full-time and several seasonal employees.  

Summary of Activities

  • Soybean Production Plant Manager Responsibilities
  • Quality control procedures
  • Grower recruitment and contracting
  • Production plan development
  • Field inspections
  • Bin sampling
  • Operate & monitor conditioning equipment
  • Operate & monitor packaging equipment
  • Production scheduling
  • Inventory management & warehousing
  • Manages other activities as required

General Activities

  • Location ISO program
  • Location safety program
  • Personnel management, hiring & coaching activities 

Education and Job Experience Desired:

  • Agronomy, Ag Business, and other Agriculture-related degrees will be considered.  
  • Interested candidates need to be energetic, hands-on, possess excellent communication and personal organization skills.

 Benefits: 

This position is accompanied by a benefit package that includes company truck, paid health and life insurance, dental insurance, 401K savings plan, profit sharing plan, paid vacation, holidays and Relocation Expenses. 


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