Production Manager – Fairbury, Nebraska
Why work at Nutrien? Great question!
Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.
While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.
In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.
Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.
Fairbury’s production manager directs site operations to safely, cost effectively deliver business objectives. This position implements policies and practices to exceed company expectations through employee involvement and continuous improvement. The position organizes work activities to ensure formulation, packaging, and shipping operations sustain appropriate inventory levels, ensuring customer fulfillment. While reporting to Fairbury’s plant manager, this position establishes strong working partnerships with Loveland Products Supply Chain planning personnel.
Located in Fairbury, NE, this plant has undergone over $18m of upgrades and expansions in the last 5 years. Employees take pride in the facility and understand the need to maintain working conditions and working order, balancing the need for production and increasing capacity while maintaining a strong safety and environmental stewardship culture. The facility has a rail spur for unloading raw materials and shipping finished products. In addition to multiple loading docks, the facility has regional bulk storage capacity exceeding 3m gallons.
This site produces, packages and distributes liquid fertilizers and micro-nutrient products. There are integrated manufacturing, packaging, maintenance and warehousing functional departments. In addition to supporting site production, Fairbury’s QC laboratory operates as corporate satellite R&D with requisite analytical equipment for nutritional product development and commercialization. Fairbury also has management responsibility for an off-site supply chain warehouse located within the city.
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Nutrien Ag Solutions is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check, and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.