CHS Inc. Agronomy Operations Supervisor in Corsica, South Dakota

11876BR

Posting Title:

Agronomy Operations Supervisor

Job Posting:

CHS Farmers Alliance is looking for an Agronomy Operations Supervisor who has a strong understanding of the industry. You will work with the Agronomy Location Manager to operate a full service agronomy retail facility with seed, crop protection, fertilizer and related services. You must be able to motivate and lead employees to accomplish plant goals.

You will:

  • Serve as a hands-on team lead in an agronomy facility, performing facility operations and providing guidance to others as needed to provide efficient, safe, and reliable service to patrons.

  • Oversee all daily operations with emphasis on production efficiency, quality and safety standards.

  • Schedule production to meet agronomy plant requirements; accounting for proper sequence, clean-out procedures, products ordered and current inventories.

  • Act as a working supervisor, lead by example, provide general work direction, and foster communication with a strong customer service mentality.

  • Supervise agronomy plant maintenance to ensure proper operation, repairs, and preventive maintenance requirements are met.

  • Oversee and manage inventories, both ingredients and finished products.

  • Enforce safety rules and administer all company and government regulations.

  • Supervise training for personnel in regards to job duties, safety, equipment requirements and quality control to insure proper functions of assigned duties.

  • Work in cooperation with company personnel to achieve established goals and objectives.

  • Seek to improve personal skills and prepare to perform all support and fill-in duties when requested.

  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.

  • Work extended hours as needed to meet business needs.

Basic Qualifications: (required)

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 3-5 years of agriculture retail experience

  • Commercial Drivers License (CDL) or the ability to attain one within 6 months

  • Must be able to work extended hours in season

  • Must understand basic business principals of inventory management

  • Ability to stand, sit, twist, bend, lift up to 75lbs

Preferred Qualifications: (desired)

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in an agriculture related program

  • Agribusiness supervisor experience

  • Agronomy and mechanical background

Auto req ID:

11876BR

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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. This position will have opportunity for growth.

CHS is a diversified Fortune 100 company providing essential grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers. CHS is a cooperative system owned by farmers, ranchers and their local cooperatives from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Northwest and from Canada to Texas. CHS is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Minority, Female, Veteran, Disability, Gender Identity, Sexual Orientation employer.

The CHS Talent Acquisition Team supports recruitment for positions within CHS as well as finding opportunities for candidates within our robust network of member cooperatives. By submitting an application for any position, you give CHS permission to review your application and contact you to discuss opportunities within our member cooperatives. To explore current openings within our member cooperatives, please click here.

Minimum Years of Experience Required:

3

City:

Corsica

Division:

LE - Ag Business Country Ops

State/Province:

South Dakota

Minimum Education Required:

GED / High School Diploma

Employment Status:

ACTIVE FULL TIME

Career Types:

Agronomy, Customer Service, Fertilizer