Perdue Farms, Inc. Grain Production Supervisor in Salisbury, Maryland
Perdue AgriBusiness is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. An international agricultural products and services company, we handle agricultural commodities and have a diverse portfolio of products and businesses.
Perdue AgriBusiness has an exciting opportunity for a Grain Production Supervisor at our facility located in Salisbury, MD .
The position is responsible for leading the work of teams and crews in the day to day operational activities of the grain storage facility to include loading, unloading, sampling, grading, transferring, blending, storage and fumigation of grain. The position is required to provide job specific training, safety training, and environmental training to ensure associates understand and are fully engaged in the production, safety and environmental processes that are required to meet operational and customer requirements.
Perdue AgriBusiness offers competitive wages and benefit packages to full-time, regular positions.
Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Lead the work of teams and crews in the day to day operational activities of the grain storage facility to include loading, unloading, sampling, grading, transferring, blending, storage and fumigation of grain
Ensure safe working conditions for all associates
Ensure service and equity of grades is provided to both internal and external customers
Ensure the condition of grain is maintained and or improved while in storage
Ensure routine and preventative maintenance is performed on all receiving and storage equipment to ensure maximum availability and longevity
Perform other tasks as directed by supervisor
Bachelors degree in Agriculture, Logistics, Business or related discipline.
1 – 3 years related experience
Knowledge of grain receiving and storage technologies
Understanding of standard software applications
Understanding of commodity markets
Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements
Able to move freely throughout the AgriBusiness facilities to include climbing vertical heights (0 - 150'), carrying tools and equipment (0-50 pounds)
Exposure to extreme temperatures (0-100 Degrees Fahrenheit), humidity, (0 - 100%), noise (50db to 100db) and chemicals (MSDS sheets available)
Must be able to wear protective equipment to include self-contained breathing apparatus
Required to travel to remote AgriBusiness facilities and customer locations
Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.