Responsibilities are primarily focused on working with their team to ensure safe, efficient and profitable operations. This job also promotes and maintains a positive imagine within their local communities. Qualified candidates will have experience handling of volumes over 20 million bushels, the largest storage capacities, staff of over 10 employees.
In this job you will:
Oversee all grain quality; develop and ensure consistent execution of all operations policies, practices and procedures at the assigned facility regarding quality and handling.
Oversee, plan and execute capacity utilization, inventory management, quality management, preventive maintenance, up time, cost and facility efficiency.
Oversee facility results to ensure operations are optimally profitable; develop facility benchmarks, report on facility results and develop improvement plans for areas falling below benchmark.
Oversee staffing and job development activities (hiring, training, employee performance management, promotions, corrective actions, terminations, etc.); develop, communicate, and manage individual staff performance expectations that align with company goals.
Lead by example to reinforce exceptional customer service in all areas; including speed of product intake process, and accurate product weights and grades.
Lead, coach, and guide assigned team on safety, customer service and operating costs.
Lead and coach facility staff, perform activities, and monitor and maintain the company's safety program at assigned facility.
Work with various departments on communicating a plan of action regarding logistics and staffing capabilities.
Manage expenses in line with forecast; monitor quality, storage, logistics, repairs, maintenance, equipment and labor expenses.
Assist in capital allocation and project development.
Apply if you have these qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
3 years' experience in both commercial and operations sides of grain business
Knowledge of facility cost structures, mix and bland analysis, safety, efficiency, grain quality, preventive maintenance, OSHA, EPA, carry, interest, freight, FOB and CIF marketing/sales
Strong knowledge of facility operations; including storage, rail and barge handling
Basic computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Effective interpersonal, oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of people within and outside the organization
Strong organizational, strategic planning, time management and multi-tasking skills, with ability to remain flexible to changing priorities
Strong leadership skills
Strong planning skills
CGB Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Founded in 1970, CGB is known as an innovative and progressive leader in the grain and transportation industries. CGB Enterprises Inc. (CGB) is a private US corporation with foreign ownership (Japanese). The Zen-Noh group and the Itochu group are each 50% owners of CGB. The owners consider CGB to be a long term, strategic investment and have jointly owned CGB for 20+ years.
CGB (www.cgb.com) is comprised of a diverse group of businesses involved in: domestic & export grain operations, farmer risk management services, fertilizer wholesale and retail, inter-modal bulk product terminaling, vessel anchorage & stevedore services, barge-rail-truck logistical and transportation services, barge fleeting & shipyard repair services, oilseed processing, and mortgage financial services.