Grain Quality and Inventory Manager

Added: September 2, 2020

Job Location: Fairmont, Minnesota

We are searching for the right candidate to lead this cooperative’s efforts to minimize grain quality issues, maximize grain mix and blend revenue and minimize grain shrink and other inventory issues. This position is a Grain Quality & Inventory Manager, located in southern Minnesota.


• Establish and ensure execution of process for grain quality monitoring
• Maintain companywide inventory of grain quality
• Train employees in grain grading and other related areas
• Develop and execute process to track and report mix and blend results
• Identify opportunities in collaboration with merchandising and operations
• Collaborate with merchandising to establish grain discount scales and drying charges
• Establish and communicate quality goals for rail and truck shipments
• Ensure monthly measurements are completed and differences investigated
• Establish and implement process to ensure accuracy of scales and testing equipment
• Establish, implement and maintain proper security and internal controls
• Know and follow all company safety policies, OSHA regulations and other laws
• Perform other duties as requested by supervisor or management

• Minimum 3 years grain operations experience with grain quality responsibilities.
• Basic grain marketing/merchandising experience.
• Ability to use Microsoft office products, especially Excel
• Strong conceptual strength, able to identify opportunities from large amounts of data
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Demonstrated strong attention to detail and follow through
• Good organizational skills with ability to prioritize tasks
• Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record

For more details on this position, please contact Brad –

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