Vice President of Mining and Manufacturing (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a Vice President of Mining and Manufacturing position available at Simplot Headquarters in Boise, ID.
SUMMARYDirects the operation of all manufacturing facilities, mines, and engineering services throughout AgriBusiness with key goals of Safety, Regulatory Compliance, Operational Excellence, Innovation and Sustainability. Responsible for developing and maintaining operations/engineering expense and capital budgets while optimizing financial goals of the company. Maintains all facilities to the highest safety and environmental standards. Understands the concept of Passion for People and actively develops people's knowledge, abilities and trust with teamwork being a high priority. Interfaces with Supply & Planning, Sales & Marketing on product requirements, quality, costs, new product development and overall business strategies of AgriBusiness. RESPONSIBILITIESParticipates as a member of AgriBusiness Leadership team (ABLT) to develop long-term strategic business plans providing mining & manufacturing expertise & an understanding of the fertilizer industry and associated markets. Applies financial/market knowledge to assess & analyze group growth opportunities & company capabilities, & address immediate & long-term critical issues & obstacles that may impact successful achievement of group objectives. Proactively seeks opportunities to partner with other divisions to develop strategies to deliver the highest value to AgriBusiness and the J. R. Simplot Company.Interfaces with top-level management, sales/marketing, engineering, and operations in determining overall manufacturing/business strategies.Evaluates and responds to growth opportunities through vigilance to industry trends, competitive activity and market data to grow current business and/or expand into new markets. Assess with the ABLT, the viability of acquisitions, business alliances or joint ventures.Ensures operations are maintained to meet or exceed all safety and environmental standards set by regulatory agencies and company policies. Ensure all facilities have adequate safety/environmental programs to protect employees and the environment.Directs staffing, development, and performance management programs for all operations staff; manages, motivates and develops management team. Maintains a succession plan.Oversees strategies, initiatives, and support of manufacturing operations globally. Directs the process for selection, acquisition, and maintenance of manufacturing and operations technologies and systems. REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree from 4 year college or universityFifteen plus years related experience and/or training. General agriculture knowledge. Deep understanding of mining and manufacturing facility operations. Environmental and safety standard knowledge. Understanding of finance and accounting principles to develop operating and capital budgets. Significant travel required.HOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#7230When a position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our Simplot Careers website.
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