We currently have an opening at our Legacy Junction Richardson Pioneer Ag Business Centre, located in Camrose, AB.
Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Plant Manager is responsible for managing and directing the day-to-day grain facility operations and activities, including policy development and implementation, managing, directing and developing staff, and be accountable for management of environmental health & safety risks of the Plant operations.
The incumbent will participate in the establishment and maintenance of the grain-handling budget in accordance with business and strategic plans and be responsible for the overall profitability of the Plant. Other responsibilities includes grading and purchasing grain to quality standards, working with grain merchants to maximize railcar incentives, ensuring profitable grain prices, supply & demand, weather impact on production and overall future market conditions.
Qualified candidates should have a minimum of 2 years experience in agribusiness, a diploma/degree in Agriculture or Business; previous merchandising and/or location management experience is considered an asset. Specialized courses should include, Quality Assurance, WHMIS, Safety and Loss Control Management courses, First Aid & CPR Training. Candidates should also possess facility management, logistics and grain grading skills, be customer focused, business minded and have a strong knowledge of industry trends.
Richardson International provides an excellent compensation package consisting of competitive salary, pension, a flexible benefits plan and training and career development opportunities.
Interested candidates should apply using the link below to upload their cover letter and resume before October 29, 2012.