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11 Oct 2017

West Coast Operations Manager – Agriculture – California

Posted by Mark Teague, – Anywhere

Job Description

Job #32242


Strong and profitable industry leader in agriculture products and services seeks an Operations Manager.  Looking for experience with: inventory management; maintaining an annual operating budget; supervisory and leadership skills; proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications (with a strong ability in Excel); excellent written and oral communication skills; an ability to lead and influence.

This opportunity offers tremendous growth and development opportunities, as well as a people-first work environment.  Position based in Northern California.


General Purpose and Scope of Position:

The Operations Manager oversees all areas of operations within the branch including warehouse, dispatching and purchasing.  It is the responsibility of the Operations Manager to interact effectively with all personnel at the facility to ensure operational efficiency within each of these areas. Direct reports include all warehouse, purchasing, and dispatch personnel.

Key Skills and Abilities Include:

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel
  • Ability to understand and maintain confidentiality
  • Bachelor’s degree; or comparable combination of education and work experience

Key Personal Attributes Include:

  • Demonstrates excellent written and oral communication skills with an ability to lead and influence
  • Good interpersonal and team building skills with a positive attitude and ability to establish relationships with branch personnel, peers and customers

Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

  • Oversee all aspects of facility operations and support
  • Provide daily direction to direct reports
  • Actively manage inventory to ensure accountability
  • Maintain understanding of annual operating budget and manage assets appropriately
  • Recruit and hire new employees as required
  • Provide coaching and feedback to employees as required throughout the year
  • As part of an overall performance management plan, conduct annual performance reviews with direct reports
  • Address poor performance with progressive discipline and use of performance improvement plans
  • Provide support to other team members as required to attain branch goals
  • Set department goals and objectives that are aligned with division strategic plan
  • Update and maintain accurate job descriptions for facility roles
  • Ensure that all direct reports are properly trained in their necessary duties and suggest training to improve required job skills
  • Promote positive work environment and overall employee morale
  • Present a professional image through personal appearance and overall facility cleanliness
  • Attend EHS training sessions and meetings when necessary
  • Comply with all safety and regulatory procedures
  • Other duties as required and assigned

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly wage (to be determined based on experience and other factors)
  • Comprehensive company benefits


For more information, or send a resume, contact Mark Teague

Job Categories: Agronomy, Crop Science. Job Types: West Coast. Job Tags: applicator, California, chico, cps, crop, crop protection, crops, farming, growers, licence, operations, PCA, redding, sacramento, and willis. Job expires in Endless.

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