General Manager (KH-7522)
PLEASE NOTE: We will not be able to reply to you if your resume does not meet the position requirements. There is NO closing date. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. You must be currently authorized to work in the US to be considered for this position. QUALIFICATIONS: MUST HAVE CURRENT DAIRY EXPERIENCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION – Bachelors Degree in Agriculture or Animal Science or related field- 10 or more years experience in dairy farming at a senior management level- Have strong understanding of 24/7 dairy farm business- Large Dairy experience – 1500+- Strong background with financials, budgets, KPI, etc.- Excellent Leadership and motivational skills- Excellent employee management skills- Knowledge of environmental concerns and health and safety issues- Willing to make dairy top priority JOB DESCRIPTION: Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT is representing a large dairy operation located in Michigan who is searching for General Manager with 10 or more years of experience at a senior management level. General Manager will work closely with the Administrative Manager, and will supervise senior management Herd Managers, Parlor Managers, Cropping and Maintenance Manager and Milk Hauling Manager. Successful candidate must have excellent leadership and motivational skill to keep the dairy team motivated and the dairy productive. Must have a good understanding of a (24/7) dairy farm business and a strong understanding of financials, budgets, and KPI. Will be responsible for purchasing, contracts, and commodities. The General Manager position will supervise the operations team, and be responsible for evaluations, training, hiring and firing staff. Must have knowledge of environmental concerns and health and safety issues connected to the dairy and cropping business. Also have knowledge of maintenance of dairy and equipment. Must be willing to make the dairy top priority, work long hours and live within 10 miles of the facility. ALL INQUIRIES ARE KEPT CONFIDENTIAL. NO FEES TO APPLICANTS.If you feel that you are not a candidate for this position, but know someone who is, we do offer a Referral Bonus if we place your referral into this position.Apply for this job.