Superintendent II - Hybrid Remote
Scoular is an employee-owned $9B agribusiness leading the way since 1892. We buy, sell, store, handle and process grain and ingredients by leveraging our global networks and expertise in international trade and transportation. Employing more 1,400 people in over 100 offices and facilities in North America and Asia, we provide safe, innovative and reliable solutions to farmers, grain processors, renewable energy producers, and manufacturers of food, animal feed, aquafeed and pet food. Our deep involvement in the global agricultural supply chain gives us the ability to quickly assess market needs and identify opportunities for growth and innovation.
Overview of Position
The Superintendent II is responsible for managing and operating a facility or multiple asset-based locations. This position will oversee and be responsible for execution of all processes, including but not limited to, daily operations, logistics, directing operational activities across multiple teams, training and development of team members, blending and mixing, ensure understanding and compliance of safety processes/procedures, customer relations, and enhance Scoular’s ability to operate and grow our business.
Partner with the business managers and merchants to coordinate all transportation and maintenance needs for the facility to ensure on-time deliveries.
Position will require strong execution focus with increased awareness and understanding of commodity and operational complexity (shuttle loaders, mix and blend, etc.)
Provide strategic plans to Scoular leadership to maintain facility in industry-competitive performance capability through preventive maintenance programs and capital improvement strategies.
Responsible for product quality, quantity and inventories. Responsible for inbound and outbound product flow.
Accountable for providing impeccable service to our customers.
Direct vendors and customers in the daily processes of the property.
Basic to intermediate understanding of Merchandising and Accounting.
Identify and contribute to revenue-generating ideas and activities to grow the bottom line.
Responsible for planning and execution of operational and merchandising strategies for the facility(s) and trade unit.
Drive Employee Safety agenda and improvement.
Operate the facility(s) in an efficient and safe manner. Partner with Safety team to ensure the safety of location’s workforce by complying with all Federal, State and Local regulations. Provide leadership in monthly safety meetings, training and perform location inspections.
Ensure equipment is functional, safe and in good repair.
Ensure compliance with all environmental requirements.
Manage multiple teams to include laborers, trainees and superintendents. Partner with Facility Manager and functional partners to support and execute recruiting, training, development and workflow of team.
Responsible for talent management and development.
Drive empowered decision making with clear accountability.
Engage and inspire teams through inclusive leadership, making Scoular a great place to work.
Identify and participate in collaboration opportunities between businesses within the Division and across Divisions.
In performing their responsibilities, employees are expected to perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision, interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers, work effectively as a team contributor and independently while understanding the necessity for communication with other employees and throughout Scoular.
The Scoular Company is an equal opportunity employer.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
Basic understanding of merchandising, safety and operational processes
Knowledge of elevator operations
Knowledge of blend and mix processes
Ability to independently solve problems
Strong and effective communication skills
Have peripheral vision and corrected vision to 20/20 in both eyes
Good hearing to hear bells, alarms and telephonic equipment
3+ years of supervisory experience
Previous experience with recruitment, additional supervisory experience
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