JBS USA HEAD OF OPERATIONS in Elberton, Georgia
Head of Operations – Prepared Foods
Direct and manage all complexes within the business unit.
Directs Complex Manager’s in regards to facility operations multiple plants.
Develops plans to ensure that plants are meeting business initiatives
Approves AFEs that will provide a return on investment.
Developing and managing projects resulting in inventory reductions and service improvements.
Recommending and implementing action plans with plants, suppliers, sales, marketing, and finance.
Developing relevant and useful reports and analysis to assist Planning.
Prepares budget and makes recommendations to executives.
Sets production and processing goals for the complex.
Responsible for operational compliance with safety directives.
Oversee recommended improvements to productivity, labor efficiencies, and reducing plant costs
In concert with Operations and Complex Managers, establish accountabilities and goals used for performance evaluation
Education: Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience: Typically requires 15+ years of DIRECTLY RELATED experience. DIRECTLY RELATED work experience will be accepted on a year-for-year basis in lieu of the educational requirement.
Experience in both processing and live operations strongly preferred.
Proven experience managing and motivating others for maximum performance.
Team player with leadership skills
Good work ethic
Excellent organizational, math and statistical skills
Good communication skills, both verbal and written
Understand and comply with Company policy and procedures
Ability to handle conflict; interpersonal skills
Microsoft Office. Proficiency in Excel preferred
Knowledge and technical skills in a variety of production jobs
Strong multi-tasking skills are necessary
Strong analytical skills & problem solving
Internal: Plant personnel, senior team and production employees. Frequent contact withCorporate HQ and Execute Officers.
External: Community, vendors, customers
Manages: Directly supervise Operations and Complex Managers