Operations Manager, Oilseed Processing Lethbridge AB

Lethbridge, AB
Job Type:
Full Time Salaried
Close Date:
Professional Areas:
Oilseed Processing-Lethbridge Plant

Operations Manager, Oilseed Processing   Lethbridge AB   Competition #2612.20.12

Reporting to the AVP, Oilseed Processing, this position is responsible for all aspects of Management of the Richardson Oilseed Processing Department including:

  • Recruitment
  • Employee welfare
  • Safety and training
  • Food safety and defense
  • Product quality
  • Processing effectiveness and optimization
  • Cost control and budgeting
  • Continuous improvement of the operations including Seed Receiving/Cleaning, Crush/Extraction, Refinery and the Protein Complex
  • Providing effective leadership to the Oilseed Processing Division


  • Post secondary education/degree in technical discipline is preferred
  • Minimum 5 - 10 years management experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of organization skills
  • High standard for product quality, plant sanitation, safety and production efficiencies

Richardson Oilseed Limited provides a comprehensive compensation package including competitive salary, flexible benefit plan and an opportunity to join a successful and dynamic organization.

Qualified candidates should select "apply" to submit their resume and cover letter, quoting Competition #, by January 31, 2013.

Only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Richardson values diversity in the workplace.  Women, Aboriginal People, Visible Minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply and self identify.