Parrish Heimbecker, Limited (PH) is a Canadian, family owned agri-business, with roots in the agriculture industry dating back over 100 years. Founded in 1909, PH is growth-oriented, diversified and vertically-integrated with operations spanning across grain trading, handling and merchandising, as well as crop inputs, flour milling and feed mills.
With over 60 locations spanning from coast to coast, and trade links around the globe, PH supports Canadian producers and food manufacturers who grow and sell their crops and baked goods to domestic and international markets. Learn more about us at www.parrishandheimbecker.com
Assistant Head Miller
Reporting to the Head Miller, the incumbent will mainly be responsible for overseeing daily operations of the mill.
Act as a back up to the Head Miller
Provide direct support to the First Millers, ensuring the mill runs efficiently
Provide coverage for the first Miller continental shift (which includes 12 hours shifts involving nights and weekend) as required.
Planning production and scheduling of mill feeds on a daily basis.
Assist with the overall Health Safety requirements for the mill.
Determining outside flour requirements and answering requests for inter-mill shipments
Daily production meeting to coordinate daily /weekly customer requirements
Communication with wheat receiving on wheat needs over weekend runs
Liaise with Head Miller, Logistics Supervisor, and maintenance on downtime availability
Ensure accuracy of lot numbers, weight and tanker information to ensure our traceability and confirm shipping
Tracking and inputting all return flour, directing where flour is to be off loaded in the mill
Communicate the lot numbers to lab for all bulk flour loads going out
Monitor and control efficiencies of the mill
Assist with trouble shooting in the facility
Assist during downtime; heat treatment, cleaning, sifter maintenance, relief coverage
Grist changes as required
Rotate weekend coverage and provide vacation coverage to Head Miller
Scheduling production experience would be an asset Minimum of 4-5 years milling experience Supervisory experience is an asset Ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends Competent communication skills, both oral and written Computer skills in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, etc.)
PH is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that is reflective of Canadian society. As a result, Parrish Heimbecker, Limited is an equal opportunity employer and is in compliance with the Employment Equity Act. We welcome applications from women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations in relation to the job selection process are available upon request