Feed Mill Manager

Location: Cherokee, IA
Date Posted: 04-24-2018
Job description
SUMMARY: This position is responsible for managing the production and delivery of high quality feed at the lowest cost possible while ensuring compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations. This requires keeping a daily ingredient inventory for us and FDA Compliance, obtaining daily driver reports to ensure DOT Compliance and managing team members in Production, Housekeeping, and Preventative Maintenance. Other responsibilities include coordinating production schedules, ingredient ordering, feed recovery scheduling, preventive maintenance, parts ordering, and keeping within tolerances on parts and ingredient inventories.
This position is responsible to utilize continuous improvement tools and methods to maximize crumble and pellet quality, tons per hour/week manufactured, tons per load hauled, and delivery turn times. This position must lead the safety culture, provide adequate training, and effectively communicate with the team to address any opportunities within the mill and trucking. This position is also responsible to take the lead on customer concerns related to feed quality, feed deliveries, and feed recovery. This position must manage the operation according to budget, development capital plans including the preparation of capital requests. This position must keep in close communication with their manager, drive key metric improvements, be the key liaison with the complex toll-milling partner, and perform other responsibilities as the need arises.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's Degree preferred in a related Agriculture/Business or equivalent management experience Preferred Feed Mill management and/or production experience. Must have a valid driver's license and have a good driving record in accordance with Fleet Safety Manual. Some travel required, but minimal. 
Very competitive salary and benefits!
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Full relocation package is available!
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