Salary: $55k – 70k per year
Gpac has partnered with a leading company in the Ag industry who is seeking out a reliable Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager to join their team. If you are someone who likes to stay busy and does not like to end up doing the same exact thing every day, then this might be for you! The Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager will be the glue between the sales and operations team making sure that they remain organized and jumping in where needed on a day to day business. If you find fulfillment in coordinating for efficiency and have a heart for farming then this certainly could be your next role.
Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager Duties:
Assist in managing the day-today operations of the facility to provide patrons with prompt, courteous and effective service while maintaining the efficiency necessary to achieve a maximum margin of profit.
Supervise mixing, loading and dispatch.
Manage facility assets including routine maintenance, facility and equipment replacement plans and driver equipment inspections.
Manage location risk including compliance with regulations, safety and emergency response training and ongoing site inspections (DOT, Driver records, state chemist records)
Manage selected ops team members through clear job assignment definition and explanation, training, and ongoing coaching.
Help maintain inventories at levels to assure service with a minimum of delivery delays, yet maintain inventory turn goals.
Assist in making crop protection and fertility recommendations using Agworld, field plans, mapping and record keeping.
Assist in establishing and implement short-term goals and budgets that are consistent with long range plans for growth in operation, including facility, equipment, and personnel.
Communicate with manager and utilize additional resources (other branch managers, credit, marketing, human resources, etc.) to maximize profitability.
Help maintain inventories at levels to assure service with a minimum of delivery delays, yet maintain inventory turn goals
Assist with sales actives, and handle tasks for assigned accounts
Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager Compensation:
$55,000-$70,000 yearly DOE
Full benefits package including 100% employee health and 401k plan
End of year profit sharing
Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager Qualifications:
CCA preferred but not required
Class A CDL, Category 1A applicator’s license or willingness to obtain
Team player mentality
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
B.S. in Crop Science or related field OR 3-5 years related experience preferred
Only qualified applicant with a resume will be considered. If you would like to learn more immediately about the Assistant Agronomy Operations Manager role, you can e-mail your resume directly to [email protected] or call (380) 223-3289
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations. GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.