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Smithfield Foods Grain/Ingredient Supervisor - Algona (HPD) in ALGONA, Iowa

Grain/Ingredient Supervisor - Algona (HPD)ID2021-17068Job LocationsUS-IA-ALGONACategoryHog ProductionTypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusExemptShift1st ShiftJob Locations US-IA-ALGONA Your Opportunity The Grain/Ingredient Supervisor oversees receiving of grain and ingredients to the Algona feed mill. Effectively maintains positive interaction and communication with procurement team, grain team, feed mill team, grain customers, ingredient suppliers, and ingredient haulers. Accurately enters information into mill computer systems, maintains accurate documentation and correspondence for regulatory compliance, effective customer service and help ensure we have the proper level of grain and ingredients on hand to meet feed production demands. Supervises receiving operations at the Algona feed mill, including grain piling, grain retrieval, grain drying, soybean operations, bin rotation, transfer of grain, maintaining straight wall building, communicating ingredient needs to purchasing team, monitor ingredient and grain levels, and daily ingredient reconciliation. Core Responsibilities Oversee grain piling, hiring and training seasonal help, deployment of the tarp, coordination of filling and closure of the grain pile, monitoring inventory of the grain pile, monitoring fan status, lining up generator, monitoring moisture of grain pile, snow removal around grain pile, purchasing tarps, skirts, and other necessary itemsOversee grain retrieval, scheduling contractor, monitoring retrieved inventory, disposal of discarded corn, disposal of tarping and skirting, cleaning of grain tower, cleanup of spilled grain, storing 2x4s, ensuring weeds are sprayedOversee soybean operations, ensures all equipment is in place, inspected, maintained, and operational in time for harvest, monitors inventory of soybean bins, monitors condition of soybeans throughout the year, operates fan systems to ensure soybean stay in condition, identifies equipment repair needs, unloads soybeans, ensures soybean bins and surrounding area are clean at end of season, store equipment when not in use Oversee grain drying activities, trains employees how to run the grain dryer, monitors wet corn inventory and operates dryer at proper times, works with maintenance team on dryer upkeep, schedules contractors to inspect dryer annually, ensures wet bins are properly cleaned and kept up, ensure area remains clean.Oversee grain blending activities, determines correct time to blend vs dry corn and directs staff accordingly.Schedule clean out of concrete silos and bins annually Communicate corn inventory to grain buyer to ensure adequate supplyCommunicate ingredient needs to purchasing team to ensure adequate supplyOversee inventory, proper storage, and housekeeping of ingredient storage areasPerforms tasks in areas which have grain dust, ingredients dust, or other potential allergens presentFollows all safety and laboratory policiesComplete daily ingredient and feed reconciliationsInvestigates and resolves ingredient discrepancies at month end before submitting reportForecast ingredient needs based upon current formulas or projected new formulationsOrder ingredients that are needed to maintain inventoriesCommunicates ingredient delivery concerns with ingredient and grain procurement teamsMonitor quality of inbound grain and ingredients, rejecting loads when necessaryMaintain positive and effective communication with feed mill, grain, office, and maintenance staffCompletes daily duties in a manner that maintains compliance and seeks out opportunities for improvement within the Smithfield ISO22000 Feed Safety and Quality programOperates fork truck and skid loader as necessaryCompletes daily duties in a manner that maintains compliance and seeks out opportunities for improvement withing the Smithfield ISO 22000 Feed Safety and Quality ProgramMust understand that Smithfield HPD is a producer of high-quality pork for human consumption.Comply with all Management System compliance- to include but n