Seed Plant Manager

REPORTS TO General Manager

DURATION 40+ hours/week

COMPENSATION Depends On Experience


To act as the seed plant manager to Ohlde Seed Farms through improving, organizing, cleaning, packaging, shipping, and recording inventory of all of Ohlde Seed’s products. To work with a team to continue to provide and deliver high quality seed to Ohlde Seed customers.


1. Operate Seed Cleaning Facility

  • Operate and maintain the seed cleaning facility in an efficient and effective manner
  • Work with the seed plant team to create and carry-out the seed cleaning schedule to deliver the finished products
  • Assist when needed with hauling in the raw product and packaging out the final product
  • Operate the bagging line, the bulk bagging, and bulk boxing area
  • Maintain and track all inventory from the cleaning facility
  • Keep seed plant organized and have a professional appearance at all times

2. Operate Seed Treating Facility

  • Operate and maintain the seed treating facility in an efficient and effective manner
  • Calibrate and operate the seed treaters by setting them to apply the proper treatments for each customer’s needs
  • Work to deliver the treated seed products in a quick manner to customers
  • Assist when needed with the packaging of treated seed
  • Work with logistic coordinator on carrying-out the treated seed schedule
  • Maintain and track all inventory from the treating facility

3. Customer Service

  • Operate Forklifts when needed to assist customers
  • Load and unload customers trucks and trailers with a positive attitude
  • Deliver seed to customers when needed

4. Warehouse Organization

  • Keep warehouse organized and in a professional appearance at all times
  • Operate forklifts to stack away products and to load products appropriately
  • Inventory organized


2 year degree in Agronomy/Crop Production or equivalent experience


  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds
  • General knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Agricultural background or experience


  • Ability to quickly learn new tasks
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Willingness to work long hours as needed
  • Positive attitude and teamwork


  • Fabrication work– designing, building, and developing new concepts in the seed and treating facility to help improve seed quality and the customer experience
  • Lead the seed plant team
  • Mechanic work
  • Electrician Knowledge