Description:

Farmers Elevator & Exchange has been Your Partner Since 1917, providing agricultural products and services to Southeast Iowa for over 100 years.  FEE is searching for experienced talent to join our team and manage the daily operations of our Kalona facility.

Duties/Responsibilities:

(Included, but not limited to)

  • Promote and maintain safe and clean work environment
  • Conduct hiring, training, and development of personnel at location
  • Communicate facility production activities and needs with personnel
  • Oversee daily office, feed, and grain operations of the facility
  • Lead operations personnel by example and assist with production as necessary
  • Assign work assignments and duties
  • Ensure compliance of company policies and procedures
  • Ensure training and practice of bio-security regulations on site and in the field
  • Address complaints and resolving problems
  • Available to work extended hours when needed
  • Maintain location hours to meet seasonal demands
  • Maintain facility appearance and operational condition
  • Complete training and attend meetings/workshops/seminars/continuing education appropriate to the position as approved/assigned by supervisors

Education/Requirements:

  • 4-year Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Business or Agriculture preferred or 5-7 years related experience
  • Management and operations experience
  • Experience with feed and grain facility operations
  • Strong communication, organization, and computer skills
  • Have valid driver's license with clear driving record
  • Pass pre-employment drug screening
  • Ability to:
    • Lift up-to 75 pounds
    • Climb bins, ladders, & stairs
    • Work in dusty and adverse weather conditions and temperatures

Licenses & Qualifications:

  • Commercial Driver's License (Class A or B) preferred
    • Air Brakes
    • Manual Transmission

Classification:

Full Time Salary

Compensation:

  • Base Annual Salary
  • Dependent on Experience

Benefits:

  • Health and dental insurance
  • Defined-benefit pension plan
  • 401(k) option
  • Basic life insurance
  • Short & long-term disability
  • Vacation & Sick Leave

To Apply Please Visit A

Farmers Elevator & Exchange Office

Or www.farmerseande.com/employment