Nutrien General Manager, Upgrade Products in Loveland, Colorado

Job Description

General Manager, Upgrade Products - Loveland, CO or any US location

At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.

Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.

We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.

Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career while earning a competitive salary and great benefits.

Reporting to the Vp of Operations for Phosphate, the General Manager, Upgrade Products, is accountable for maximizing the safety and profitability of the company's Upgrade PRoducts facilities through effective and efficient managment of all assets and resources available to him/her.

What you will do:

  • Lead the development, co-ordination, and implementation of Upgrade Products' strategic plans and aligning those plans with the overall Company strategy to ensure long term profitability and growth

  • Ensure Upgrade Products work efficiently and effectively together to maximize production, service and quality objectives

  • Monitor costs and property performance for the purpose of providing direction to ensure optimum utilization of Financial and Human Resources

  • Improve performance and assure management and technical succession by acquiring, developing and motivating supervisory and technical staff

  • Provide continuity of operations by ensuring viable long term plans are in place

  • Provide direction for the development and implementation of organizational change and suitable operational and maintenance control systems and procedures to ensure ongoing competitiveness of the operation

  • Ensure the safety of employees by developing a positive safety culture throughout operations, and ensuring leading edge safety programs are in place

  • Ensure the environmental compliance and appropriate environmental stewardship of all facilities

  • Establish and maintain productive community, industry and political relations which enhance the Company's ability to grow and prosper

  • Prepare and steward the annual operating and capital budgets for Upgrade Products in order to provide management guidelines and goals, and contribute to the Nitrogen and Phosphate financial plan

  • Provide overall leadership and support through coaching and participation, utilizing every opportunity to demonstrate adherence to the company's Core Values and Engagement Principles

What you will bring:

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering (mining, mechanical or chemical) and/or Business Management degree

  • 15 years directly related experience working in a mining and/or chemical processing facility

  • 5 years of related managerial experience, preferabley at the general manager level or at a minimum plant manager or plant superintendent

  • experience dealing with government agencies and labor force issues would be an asset

  • strong communication skills are required

Are you a good match? Apply today!

Nutrien 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. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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System ID 2019-8451

Job Category Leadership & Management

Business Unit Phosphate