A Manager is needed for a corn seed plant in central Illinois. This facility processes nearly 300,000 units of seed corn each year with about 15 full-time employees. This plant is processing and packaging only. No drying, grading, or shelling.
The responsibilities of this role are multi-faceted. You will lead the team and oversee hiring, training, and safety. You will work closely with contract growers and oversee company production fields. Capital improvements and facility and equipment maintenance are also a part of this job. The company seeks to hire someone who can lead and motivate with limited supervision. The company gives you the freedom to do your job and meet the goals of the plant.
The perfect candidate should be someone with experience in a seed plant or as a Field Operations Manager. You will be the face of the plant and will work with area farmers and customers. You need to have a working understanding of how a seed production plant operates. The company will provide you with a competitive salary and bonus based on goal achievement, as well as a benefits package, and vehicle.
Salary ranges $80,000 - $110,000
Contact Jim Fleming