Join our team that shares your Passion & Heart for Canadian agriculture! Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited (P&H) has an opportunity for a motivated, forward-thinking, and dedicated individual as Operations Manager based in Viking, Alberta.
Work and grow with a family-owned company.
Join our team with Purpose & History! P&H’s roots go back over 110 years. We have always been a Canadian, family-owned and managed agri-business that understands the qualities and conditions needed for meaningful growth. Our corporate culture values are family values; honesty and integrity with a focus on listening and continuous learning. Like family, we support our staff to always do better.
With over 70 locations spanning from coast to coast, and trade links around the globe, P&H is growth-oriented, diversified and vertically integrated with operations spanning across grain merchandising, flour milling, crop input distribution and animal feed production.
Skills and experience for the next step in your career.
As Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in managing the overall performance, maintenance and repair of the grain elevator and crop inputs facility at our Viking, Alberta location. The Operations Manager will oversee quality control measures on incoming and outgoing shipments and the maintenance and compliance of a safe working environment as well as supervise all of the facility assistants at the location.
Your day-to-day activities will include:
Supervising the daily operation of the grain elevator facility, and crop inputs warehouse;
Managing the quality control & blending of grain;
Supervising Facility Assistants to ensure day to day business needs are executed safely, efficiently and profitably;
Managing the facility safety program and actively working to create a strong safety culture;
Overseeing food safety compliance;
Managing regular maintenance, scheduling and repair on facility equipment;
Supporting the procurement of grain and sales of crop inputs;
Ensure responsible business practices are followed consistently.
The successful candidate should enter the position with the following qualifications:
3-5 years’ experience in the operation of a grain elevator and/or crop inputs retail location;
Sound knowledge of elevator equipment and processes pertaining to shipping/receiving, collecting and grading grain samples, and effective product storage management.
Ability to lead and motivate a team to meet deadlines, solve problems and implement solutions to meet or exceed goals set for the operations;
Strong written and verbal communication;
Practical knowledge in mechanical repair;
Effective decision-making and problem solving skills;
Competency in grading canola, wheat, durum, oats and barley;
Accuracy and attention to detail required for record keeping.
To Apply and Learn more, visit us at www.parrishandheimbecker.com
We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
P&H is committed to building a skilled and diverse workforce that is reflective of Canadian society. As a result, Parrish & Heimbecker, Limited is an equal opportunity employer and is in compliance with the Employment Equity Act. We welcome applications from women, aboriginal people, people with disabilities and members of visible minorities. Accommodations in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.