Turf Operations Supervisor - AgriBusiness - Portland, OR in Portland OR

J.R. Simplot
Turf Operations Supervisor - AgriBusiness - Portland, OR
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Portland OR
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Production Supervisor

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a Turf Operations Supervisor position available at our BUSINESS facility in Portland, OR.


Works to optimize the output of a Partners location. Is responsible for the entire operations, administrative, delivery, and warehouse functions of the location. Utilizes personnel, equipment and products in an efficient and productive manner while providing customer satisfaction through product availability, prompt delivery, and follow-up service.


  • Supervises the purchase of all products sold at the location and ensures adequate inventory to meet sales and delivery needs.
  • Ensures appropriate receipt and record keeping of location inventory.
  • Assists the Operations Manager in forecasting inventory needs and preparing for unusual or unexpected inventory needs.
  • Assists the Operations Manager in preparing the budget for the location.
  • Supervises operations, equipment, and facility improvements. Supervises and trains operations, application, delivery, and counter sales staff. Ensures safety procedures are communicated and followed.
  • Ensures training is conducted as needed for specific equipment or as seasonal product changes occur.
  • Provides leadership in coordination with marketing area to ensure efficient operations.

Additional Key Activities:

  • Provides leadership, guidance, training, and performance evaluation for a specific group of employees.
  • Supervises service to walk-in customers and receives telephone orders from customers and Sales Representatives.
  • Prepares work orders, proper shipping documents and supplies MSDS to customers as required.Supervises all office related functions to ensure appropriate receipt and record keeping of inventory, invoicing to customers, receipt of payments, and bill processing related to product and operational purchases.
  • Supervises all warehouse, delivery, and application related functions to ensure product availability, prompt delivery, and service.


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)Five plus years related experience and/or training.
  • Turf Experience Required.

Disclaimer - These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.


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