Feed Mill Supervisor in Columbus, KS at Butterball

Date Posted: 11/9/2020

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Job Description

Job Summary – Assists the Feed Mill Manager with directing the operations of the Feed Mill including maintenance, manufacturing, delivery, quality, production/maintenance costs and employee relations.

Essential Functions, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversees the operations to provide for best manufacturing practices.
  • Ensures that all manufacturing practice policies set forth by Butterball, LLC are completed and documented as assigned. Ensures that FDA requirements are followed and documented.
  • Understands proper delivery to Butterball, LLC and Contract farms is accurate and timely.
  • Oversees all aspects of the preventative maintenance program.
  • Ensures proper quality control procedures and policies (including HACCP) are adhered to for ingredients and finished feeds.
  • Reports and assists with all injuries and investigations.
  • Monitors and minimizes shrink in ingredients and finished feeds.
  • Provides for good housekeeping practices.
  • Ensures a clean environment throughout Mill.
  • Enforces and is responsible for all safety procedures and processes necessary to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Responsible for safety meetings, safety training, safety documentation and continually striving for zero accidents.
  • Assists with scheduling of employees and company projects.
  • Monitors attendance of all employees on his shift.
  • Coaches and provides Performance Feedback to all Feed Mill associates.
  • Supervises special projects as assigned by Feed Mill Manager.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of grow-out operations.
  • Ability to work flexible hours based on business needs.
  • Good communication skills both written and oral.

Education & Experience: 

  • Bachelor 's degree or equivalent feed mill work experience.
  • A minimum of 6+ months experience in a Feed Mill setting.
  • Computer experience – knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

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