Operations Specialist

Operations Specialist

  • Position:

    Operations Specialist
  • Reference Code:

  • Department:

    US Feeds
  • Location:

    Eldora, Iowa
  • Country:

    United States

US Feeds is a full line feed manufacturer providing related planning, sales, training, financing and delivery services needed by dealers to service today's customer. US Feeds distributes concentrates, premixes, minerals, complete feeds, liquid feeds and health products for all livestock species. Headquartered in Eldora, IA, product is distributed to Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin and other surrounding states. US Feeds is owned by Alltech, a global leader in the animal health and nutrition industry. Alltech is among the top ten animal health companies in the world, focusing on natural and scientific solutions to today's biggest agriculture and food industry challenges.

The Operations Specialist Trainee Program moves employees through all departments within Operations. This consists of various training modules including Production, Scheduling, Logistics, Inventory, Purchasing and Customer Service. Several weeks are spent in each area, giving the employee an understanding of how to produce and move our products in the most efficient and effective way, as well as Alltech’s business practices. The training program is approximately 16 months long. Upon completion of the training program, employees are placed within US Feeds Operations Department, in a position best fitted for their talents and capabilities, as well as to satisfy the needs of our ever-growing operational needs around the world.

The goal is to develop employees capable of managing either specific departments or manufacturing facilities.

Required Skills:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong sense of leadership
  • Fast and effective problem solving abilities
  • Project management skills
  • Solid mathematical background
  • Ability to travel
  • Ability to relocate
  • Bachelor's Degree

Please submit resumes to dbowen@alltech.com.

Alltech offers a comprehensive benefit package and an atmosphere for professional and personal development. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap, or veteran status.

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