Operations Manager - Ingredient Transport

Operations Manager - Ingredient Transport

Ingredient Transport

St. Paul, MN

Operations Manager:

The Operations Manager is expected to meet the qualifications as outlined below. 

You will be proud to work for a company with a strong family history and opportunities to grow personally and professionally.  We are a company committed to family values, integrity, and innovation.  The objective of this position is to direct and manage all facility operations with overall responsibilities for safety, production, maintenance, quality and other production-related activities.

In this role, you should be prepared to work in a fast paced, team centered environment that will challenge you and allow you to use your experience and expertise to develop the company and enhance your continued growth.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

Plan, organize, direct and run day-to-day operations to optimize use of resources. 

Be responsible to look for unloading, loading and warehouse efficiencies. 

Be responsible for output, service quality and on-time delivery to meet customer expectations.

Be responsible for regulatory compliance including but not limited to FDA, OSHA, EPA and various state and local agencies.

Communicate with company leadership all pertinent information that will assist in the overall operations of the company.

Execute strategies and implement key initiatives with a clear sense of direction and focus.

Recruit, manage and develop plant and office staff.

Build, maintain and support a Safe Work environment.

Provide leadership and training to accomplish company goals and objectives.

Manage special projects related to storage handling including warehouse improvements and additions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree or 5 years’ fertilizer industry experience.

5 or more years of previous supervisory experience.

Experience in logistics and transportation. 

Experience with customer complaint resolution.

Experience with fertilizer barge unloading and warehousing.

Minimum Requirements:

5 years’ fertilizer industry experience.

5 or more years of previous supervisory experience.

Effective written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated ability to manage a team of employees.

Proficient computer skills.

Strong team building, decision making and people management skills.

Analysis of risk management with strong decision-making abilities.

Essential Job Functions:

Ability to bend, stretch, twist and/or reach with your arms and legs.

Ability to safely lift objects and/or products, up to 25-50 lbs.

Ability to listen and understand instructions and information and communicating the same.

Ability to read, write and perform mathematical equations.

 Ability to understand complex data, formulations and information.

Ability to interpret complex information and explain it’s meaning to others.

Ability to understand business critical information and negotiate purchasing and pricing opportunities.

Ability to stay strong under pressure, evaluating large amounts of data.

Ability to think rationally and portray sound judgment.

Ability to work and commute to our facility located in St. Paul, MN

Pay based upon experience, education.

Please send resume and cover letter to:  info@ingredienttransport.com.

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