Employment Opportunities – Plant Manager

We are looking for full time permanent Plant Manager.
This role entails running machinery such as cleaners, de-stoners, gravity tables, color sorting machines, an infrared line, mill room operation as well as other hardware. ***Some training will be provided***
This will be a HANDS ON Plant Manager role. The ideal candidate will have experience working alongside and the ability to manage a group of employees in a manufacturing setting.
People management, planning, adaptability/flexibility, multitasking, providing internal and external customer service as well as the ability to frequently lift 60 pounds, kneel, climb and stand for long periods of time are skills required for this position.
Approximately 80% of your time is spent inside the plant while approximately 20% of the time will be outside managing and working with Production Associates.
The Plant Manager collaborates with the office to determine what products are needed, plans projects and ensures delivery deadlines are met for multiple production lines – 2 cleaning lines, a color sorting line, Specialty Packaging division, mill room and infrared line – as well as working with our Compliance and Quality Assurance departments. Paperwork completion, maintaining inventory levels, setting up and running machinery, cleaning of the plant as well as a myriad of other tasks will fall directly under the purview of the Plant Manager.
This is a HANDS ON role requiring the candidate to work in the plant daily.


Retention Incentive = $1 for every hour worked

Benefits Include (for Employee Only)

Medical (which we pay 90% of the monthly premium)
Dental (which we pay 100% of the monthly premium)
Short Term Disability Policy (which we pay 100% of the monthly premium)
$25,000 Life Insurance Policy (which we pay 100% of the monthly premium)
IRA Match of up to 3% (you’re vested immediately)
Paid Time Off (accrues over time)
Paid Holidays
Minimal Annual Reviews
Employee Discounts and more…

You can always pick up an application or drop off resumes at our main offices located at 1904 N Hwy 14 in Marquette, NE. Feel free to email any questions to info@grainplacefoods.com .

For open employment opportunities on The Grain Place farm, please visit Grain Place Foundation’s website here.