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Warehouse & Planning Superintendent

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Job Title: Warehouse & Planning Superintendent
Location: Aurora, NC, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Sales/Retail
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Warehouse & Planning Superintendent - (Aurora, North Carolina, U.S.A.)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
This position will report to the Engineering/Maintenance Manager
What you will do:
  • Safe execution of work while also assuring all work meets plant quality standards
  • Observe employee work performance in the work environment and take corrective actions to ensure that work activities are in compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all unsafe conditions are reported and corrected
  • Demonstrate and encourage by example a cooperative attitude toward safety among plant personnel
  • Develop and administer departmental policies and procedures that increase operational uniformity, effectiveness and efficiency
  • Train, develop, and motivate departmental personnel toward greater individual productivity to ensure accomplishment of department and company goals
  • Create and maintain an atmosphere which demands excellent business ethics and integrity
  • Provide leadership and ensures compliance with all safety, regulatory, environmental and company programs, including Federal, State and Local regulations
  • Maintain receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures
  • Safeguard warehouse operations and contents by establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols
  • Control inventory levels by conducting physical counts; reconciling with data storage system
  • Maintain physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts, inspecting equipment, issuing work orders for repair, and requisitions for replacement
  • Oversee the planning and scheduling of all maintenance work orders
  • Ensure that work orders are analyzed by basic job steps and those proper determinations are made regarding relative sequence and identifying parts, equipment availability, materials, special tooling, and skills and estimation of personnel requirements for each step
  • Responsible for turnaround and outage planning & scheduling including scope definition and cost estimating
  • Coordinate all outside maintenance service requests with procurement including RFQ’s
  • Maintain equipment history and documentation (owner of BOM’s)
  • Track of stores inventory and disposal of obsolete inventory
  • Establish preventative maintenance job plans for all critical equipment
  • Investigate new materials, methods, and equipment with the aim of reducing maintenance costs, improving reliability, productivity and enhancing safety
  • Track maintenance planning Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) and metrics and implement plans for improvement
  • Track all monthly maintenance expenditures and prepare variance reports
  • Conduct post job reviews to compare actual work performed to plan and identify and analyze variances
  • Work with Reliability Engineers to identify and manage asset reliability risks that could adversely affect plant or business operations
  • Focus Reliability Engineering on Loss Elimination, Risk Management and Life Cycle Asset Management. Develop projects and procedures based on downtime and cost improvements
  • Track oversee, and ensure work orders are properly classified by type and completion dates are realistic
  • Achieve financial objectives by preparing an annual budget, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective actions
  • Responsible for department management including staffing, training, performance management, and career development of associates, and developing and monitoring department goals
What you will bring:
    Engineering B.S. Degree in Mining, Chemical or Mechanical Disciplines is required. Subjects of importance include: Materials Handling, Engineering, Geology, Surveying, Fluid Mechanics, Mineral Processing, Business, Communications, Accounting, and Environmental Sciences.
  • Ten years of practical experience in Warehouse Management/Material Handling/Industrial Maintenance or a closely related industry is also required.
  •  Creative, flexible, organized and technically connected.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, organizational and planning skills, facilitation skills, computer skills and the ability to achieve results through others.
  • Flexible, analytical and detailed oriented.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time.
  • Willingness to work extended hours, particularly during scheduled outages
  • Willingness to participate on corporate teams and assist other locations (some travel required)
  • Willingness to be on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and willingness to participate in weekend and holiday coverage
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 01/12/21
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