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DATE POSTED: Jan 06,2017
LOCATION: Fairbury, NE
CATEGORY : Distribution
BUSINESS UNIT : Crop Production Services (Retail)
JOB ID: 2016-5020
FULL JOB TITLE: Supervisor, Shipping & Receiving
Crop Production Services Overview
Crop Production Services(CPS) is one of the largest farm and market retailers in the United States. With over 150 years in the business, we are the most effective and efficient supply chain in the United States for rapid development of seed, fertilizer and crop protection products. Our mission is to be a trusted and recognized leader in the agriculture industry, the first choice of every customer and producer and a growth company where employees can achieve success and develop their maximum potential.
Loveland Products Overview
Loveland Products Loveland Products, Inc. (LPI) is a manufacturer and marketer of products for agricultural and professional non-crop industries. Its product line offers a complete line of high performance input products. The LPI portfolio of seed treatments, plant nutrition, fertilizer, adjuvant and crop protection products are second to none. With net sales of over $1.2 billion, the company has a number of powerful and trusted brands. North America represents the majority of total sales with extensive distribution through Crop Production Services (CPS). The organization is known to cultivate an innovative, entrepreneurial, demanding, and marketing-driven culture. In addition to the extensive North American distribution network, Loveland Products has supply agreements in place with several major distributors globally.
Department:Shipping & Receiving
Source of Supervision: Plant Manager
The shipping & receiving supervisor oversees and develops the staff of the shipping and receiving department. Also, plans, organizes and monitors receiving, storage and distribution of materials for both suppliers and internal operations. This position maintains control and accuracy of both raw material and production inventories to ensure customer (internal or external) requirements are fulfilled on time and in full.
Located in Fairbury, NE, this plant has undergone over $15 million of upgrades and expansions in the last 3 years. We take pride in our facility and understand the need to keep it in excellent condition and working order, balancing the need for current production and increasing capacity while maintaining a strong safety culture. The facility has a rail spur for efficient unloading of raw materials and loading of finished product. It also has multiple loading docks for loading out finished product by truck.
This plant site manufactures, packages and distributes liquid fertilizers and micro-nutrient products. There are separate manufacturing facilities, bulk storage, packaging lines, warehouses, distribution docks and maintenance units. Our QC lab is new and has excellent analytical equipment. The plant also has an off-site warehouse nearby that they are responsible for operating.