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Location Supervisor Salinas SGS AB


Salinas, CA, US, 93901

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.


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

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. 
  • Managing the office staff and customer service, ensuring timely invoicing to our customers, customer payments, etc.
  • This position will also be over our SGS Paso Robles location and will travel between Salinas and Paso Robles. The travel will only be during the day and not overnight. 
  • 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)

Relevant Experience

Agriculture experience specific to fertilizer and chemical 

Microsoft office/data experience

People management 

Inventory management 

Required Certifications

Class A CDL preferred but not required

Other Information

Knowledge: 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.

Skills: 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.

Distinguishing Features: Works independently under general guidelines. Incumbent uses established procedures, customer needs, goals, and Supervisor s direction to set priorities.

Job Requisition ID: 4093

Travel Required: Less than 10%

Location(s): SGS No 2 Retail - Salinas 

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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Nearest Major Market: Salinas