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Turf Location Supervisor (Charlotte, NC)

Location: 

Charlotte, NC, US, 28217

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

The Turf Location Supervisor is responsible for selecting, training, and supervising crew in performance of maintenance, warehouse, delivery and/or daily operations of the Turf and Horticulture site.

Key Responsibilities
  • Supervises and performs equipment and plant maintenance work, loading and delivery of product to customers, receiving and unloading, warehouse inventory and storage functions, and/or duties related to the appropriate application of chemical and fertilizer products such as calculating product amounts and calibrating equipment. 
  • Ensures manpower needs for functional area are provided for by selecting, coaching, training, and managing performance of crew.
  • Monitors safety policies and procedures to ensure regulatory requirements are met.
  • Organizes day-to-day operation and determines work practices and procedures to optimize utilization of resources. 
  • Assists management in planning equipment purchases and facility improvement.     
  • Performs recordkeeping functions related to inventory, scheduling, parts ordering, employee files, etc.
Typical Education
  • Associate's Degree (A.A. or equivalent)
Required Certifications
  • Commerical Driver's License (CDL) preferred
Other Information
  • Advanced expertise relating to the assigned functional area, in specific technological areas which would include: mechanical, equipment, record-keeping.
  • Familiarity with farming environments, knowledge of chemical and fertilizer requirements and application techniques, knowledge of geographic area including types of crops and farming requirements and cultural practices would be helpful.
  • Incumbents typically have experience in the industry. Experience within Grower Solutions.
  • Demonstrated supervisory, planning, organization, interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to maximize productivity within a team environment.
  • Proactive in providing customer service and support beyond typical operational needs. 
  • Analysis and problem-solving abilities to deal with out-of-the-ordinary assignments.
  • Works independently under general guidelines.
  • Incumbent uses established procedures, customer needs, goals, and Supervisor s direction to set priorities.

Job Requisition ID: 2324

Travel Required: None

Location(s): STH Retail - Charlotte 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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