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Location Supervisor Shallowater, TX


Shallowater, TX, US, 79363

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 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. 
  • Coordinates product delivery to SGS locations to maximize resources of staff and to meet customer needs by scheduling and dispatching delivery staff in a manner which economically utilizes physical and human resources. May personally deliver product to customers.  
  • Ensures manpower needs for functional area are provided for by selecting, coaching, training, and managing performance of crew. 
  • Monitors safety policies and procedures and DOT files 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

  • Ability to demonstrate interpersonal skills, communication and customer service skills and ability to maximize productivity within a team environment.  
  • Must be organized and able to use the computer effectively.  
  • Prior experience in the agriculture industry preferred.  
  • Forklift certification is a plus.  
  • Must have experience with Microsoft Suite including Word and Excel. 
  • Must have warehouse management experience including managing people and inventory control. 
  • Knowledge of region and customer needs.  
  • Demonstrated attention to detail. 
  • Possesses good interpersonal skills.  
  • Ability to count accurately. 

Required Certifications

A Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class A is desired, or the willingness to obtain one after hire.


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: 9797

Travel Required: None

Location(s): SGS Warehouse - Shallowater 

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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