Elevator Supervisor

at Ardent Mills in Newton, Kansas, United States

Job Description



Your role:


AsElevatorSupervisor, you will be responsible for overseeing and executing day-to-day operations forelevatordepartment ensuring direct reports are following policies and procedures related to employee safety and food/feed Safety.To succeed, youmustbe able to:


Deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day.


Serve others with understanding, respect, and care.


Operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency.


Deal with and drive change.


Organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting or exceeding deadlines.


Learn and apply new technology,andshareyourknowledge with others.


Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner.




Oversees and executes day-to-day operations for department ensuring direct reports are following policies and procedures related to employee safety and food/feed safety.


Partners with Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) and Food Safety, Quality and Regulatory experts to implement the most effective approach for complying with corporate safety policies and procedures.


Monitors production outcomes, quantity, and quality to ensure customer and food safety requirements are within specifications while providing recommendations forcontinuousimprovements


Participate and lead process improvement initiatives includingCenterlining, Preventative Maintenance, Pristine, 5S and ELEMEDS (Every Load, Every Mill, Every Day Safely)


Partners with local plant management to develop approaches for meeting/tracking efficiency standards (scorecard and metrics control, total cost of maintenance, monthly review of compliance audits, etc.)


Develops planning for future production workforce needs and participates in selection of employees


Perform grain inventory and provide corrective actions/investigations to solve for any inventory variance outside of variance range in the digital vs. physical count


Responsible forworkforce engagement, recognition as well asdevelopment and coachingto hourly team members


Essential skills and experience:


Bachelor's degreeor High school diploma/GEDequivalentwith4years ofproductionexperience


Minimum of1years' experience having leadership responsibilities inanelevatoror industrialenvironment (milling, agricultural, food production, or equivalent)


Demonstratedunderstanding of safety hazardsandprotocols


Understanding ofcomputerized maintenance management systems


Good to have:


2+ years in a leadership role within an elevator


Knowledgeof maintaining, operating, and troubleshooting cleaning, and conveying systems


Training in LEAN, Six Sigma, or other manufacturing and warehousing optimization processes


Reliabilitycentered maintenance training around packaging equipment best practices.


Physical requirements and working conditions (with or without reasonable accommodation):


Ability to perform work at a computer and other administrative/managerial tasks


Ability to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) as is required by the operating areas (i.e. safety glasses, protective footwear, hard hat, hearing protection and, at times, a respirator)


Ability to work a rotating schedule including nights, weekends and holidays


Ability to work a machine-paced continuous process that operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with conditions which include:


Hot/Cold temperatures (inclement weather)


Indoor/Outdoor environment


Dusty environment(to include Wheat/Gluten allergens)


Noisy environment


Frequent moving/vibration/ or other motion of equipment/processes


Elevated Places


Ability to perform work safely which may require:


Frequently standing, walking, rotating,bending/stooping, twisting, crouching, kneeling, balancing and reachingor lifting at varying heights and levels


Frequentlyclimbing stairs and/or ladders


Occasionally lifting, shovelingand/or carrying


Occasionally pushing and/or pulling


Working in confined or elevated places


Other considerations:


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At Ardent Mills, everyone matters and everyone has a voice. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and team members and the decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, aboriginality, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, age, political affiliation, or any other non-merit characteristic protected by law or not. Together, celebrating our differences, we make Ardent Mills.

Job Details


Ardent Mills


300 East Broadway Street
Newton, Kansas 67114
United States

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Job Order: 11482078

Posted On: May 04, 2021

Updated On: May 04, 2021