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Grain Operations Supervisor

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Job Title: Grain Operations Supervisor
Location: Onida, SD, Midwest United States, USA
Company: CHS Inc.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Input Retail, Cooperative and Related Crop Services
Career Type: Operations
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
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CHS Midwest Cooperative has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations division. We are looking for a Grain Operations Supervisor to be a hands-on team lead in a grain facility, performing elevator operations and providing guidance to others as needed to provide efficient, safe, and reliable service to patrons. You must be a detail-oriented, results-driven individual with a commitment to quality, accuracy and the ability to organize and prioritize workloads to meet deadlines. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with a strong commitment to customer service and the ability to work in both a team environment and on self-directed tasks are necessary.

You will:
  • Oversee the accurate weighing, grading, binning, dumping, and pricing of incoming grain.
  • Clean and dry incoming grain and ensure proper bin storage.
  • Act as a working supervisor, leading by example, providing general work direction, and fostering communication and a strong customer service mentality.
  • Comply with elevator housekeeping and equipment maintenance programs to avoid safety hazards and equipment breakdowns. Enforce safety rules.
  • Prepare documentation associated with grain and merchandise sales, and grain shipments.
  • Oversee the blending and load out of trucks and railcars and complete the required documentation.
  • Assist in the management of all elevator functions to meet budget goals and maximize profitability.
  • Coordinate incoming shipment information with location management, and assist in determining the daily market position.
  • Assist in marketing grain: buying grain from farmers
  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.
  • Work extended hours as needed to meet business demands.

  • Basic Qualification: (required)
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3-5 years of grain handling/elevator experience
  • Previous customer relations / customer service experience
  • Ability to work extended hours as needed
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs; climb rail cars, ladders, stairs, and bins
  • Ability to operate loaders, conveyors, tractors, track mobiles, and/or drive a forklift
  • Ability to work in dust and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

  • Preferred Qualifications: (desired)
  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in an agriculture related program
  • Agribusiness supervisor experience
  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
  • Agronomy and mechanical background
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    Job Post Date: 04/08/20
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