Fertilizer Plant Shift Supervisor
Livingston, CA | Graveyard | 26183

Essential Job Functions

1. Supervise the Fertilizer Plant swing shift, to insure the following: a. Safe, efficient, and economical production of feed and fertilizer. b. Training of employees c. Coaching and disciplinary actions of employees up to Suspensions pending.
2. Compliance with company and government quality control standards. Compliance with Company and Departmental policies and procedures. Compliance with company and government safety regulations.
3. Compliance with Organic Standards. Conducting weekly safety audits. Housekeeping.
4. Assist in Plant Maintenance to include: Maintaining supplies & replacement parts for machinery. Assist in coordination and scheduling of maintenance projects. Assist in problem solving for breakdowns, calling in outside vendors when needed.
5. Assist in training for maintenance staff .
6. Manage Environmental compliance, including: Compliance of Air board requirements in regards to particulate emissions on dust control measures for the Fertilizer Plant, roadways, storage yard, and composting operations.
7. This includes responsibility for monitoring, maintenance to systems, record keeping, and employee training.
8. Compliance of Water Board issues including storm water management and SPCC.
9. E.P.A. Compliance on audits, nutrient management practices, groundwater and storm water issues.
10. Assist Corporate Environmental Manager with annual environmental training, audits, and documentation.
11. Compliance with all hazardous material use, training, storage, and disposal issues.
12. After hours load outs.


1. BS in Agriculture Science/production or related field preferred.
2. Three-five years experience in a production/maintenance environment.
3. Supervisory experience preferred.
4. Must be detailed oriented. Have strong mathematical and analytical aptitude.
5. Good interpersonal and communication skills required.
6. Able to prioritize/adjust quickly to changing work environment with minimal supervision to meet changing plant needs.
7. Able to work flexible hours.
8. Proficient use of PC including Excel, Word, SAP.
9. Knowledge of farming, fertilizer/nutrient management helpful.

Foster Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities and Females are encouraged to apply.

Foster Farms participates in E-Verify during the hire process at all locations for all new employees.

How To Apply

You can apply online by clicking HERE, where you will be able to upload a resume and cover letter.

Or mail your resume to:

Foster Farms Central Employment
RE: Job ID 26183
P.O. Box 457
Livingston, CA 95334 

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