job description - Feedmill Production Manager
- The Feedmill Production Manager is responsible for overseeing the efficient and effective operation of the feed manufacturing process.
- This role involves managing a team of production staff, ensuring the production of high-quality animal feed, and maintaining compliance with safety and regulatory standards.
- The Feedmill Production Manager collaborates with various departments to optimize production processes, manage resources, meet production goals and achieve key performance indicators (KPIs).
- Production Planning and Schedule Management:
- Plan, organize, and oversee daily feed production operations.
- Ensure the efficient use of equipment and resources to meet production targets.
- Create and monitor production schedules to maximize output and minimize downtime, and adjust as needed to meet customer demand.
- Implement and maintain quality control measures to ensure consistent product quality.
- Collaborate with quality assurance teams to address any deviations from standards.
- Implement and maintain quality control measures to produce high-quality animal feed.
- Continuously evaluate and improve manufacturing processes for efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
- Identify and implement best practices to enhance overall production performance.
- Lead, train and motivate a team of production staff to achieve production targets, while providing guidance and support.
- Conduct regular team meetings to communicate goals, expectations, and updates.
- Conduct regular performance reviews and provide feedback for employee development.
- Foster a positive and safety-focused work environment.
- Monitor and manage inventory levels of raw materials and finished products.
- Implement inventory control measures to minimize waste and losses.
- Coordinate with procurement and logistics teams to ensure timely availability of materials.
Regulatory and Safety Compliance:
- Enforce safety protocols and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.
- Conduct regular safety training for production staff.
- Maintain accurate records and documentation related to safety and compliance.
- Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations related to feed manufacturing.
- Keep abreast of changes in regulations and implement necessary adjustments.
- Coordinate routine maintenance of production equipment to ensure optimal performance.
- Address equipment malfunctions promptly to minimize downtime.
- Monitor production costs and implement measures to control expenses.
- Identify opportunities for cost reduction without compromising product quality.
Communication and Collaboration:
- Communicate effectively with other departments, such as procurement, sales, and quality assurance.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to address production challenges and achieve organizational goals.
- Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture, Engineering, Business Administration or any related discipline with at least 3 years experience.
- Proven experience in feedmill production
- Strong leadership and communication skills.
- In-depth knowledge of safety regulations and quality control standards.
- Ability to analyze production data and implement process improvements.
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