ADM Mill Superintendent- New Braunfels, TX in New Braunfels, Texas

Job Title:

Mill Superintendent- New Braunfels, TX



Job Description:

For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 31,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 500 crop procurement locations, 270 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 44 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at .

Mill Superintendent – New Braunfels, TX

This is an exempt level position.

Position Summary:

  • Manages the Flour Milling Operations and Elevator at a plant that produces bulk flour.

  • Trains and develops process staff, optimize yields, moistures, capacity and product quality in accordance with budgetary parameters

  • Develops and supervises capital improvement projects to be complete within scope, on time and budget

  • Maintains records in accordance with established ADM policies and procedures

  • Assists external departments as business needs arise

  • Follows the Management Operating System to achieve established goals for all production related performance indicators

  • Directly supervises approximately 12 colleagues while reporting to the Plant Manager

  • Proactively seeks and supports the plant goals and vision in accordance with ADM Milling’s strategic vision

  • Bases all decisions, perform acts and personify self in the best interest on the company


  • Overall responsibility for the efficient operation and maintenance of single flour milling unit for maximum yield and productivity

  • Models and reinforces all safety practices

  • Trains employees and develop Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

  • Identifies reports, and achieves the highest standards in sanitation, safety recognition & practices, quality behaviors and food defense practices

  • Maximizes plant capacities and yield KPI’s

  • Proactively engages in employee development, team building, and the continuous improvement of methods, processes and systems

  • Manage one milling unit and all details of day-to-day plant operation

  • Manages all aspects of the elevator including staffing and operational maintenance.

  • Proactively leads and supports operational excellence initiatives such as Maximo, VBS, and QIT

  • Provides technical knowledge for processes and equipment to obtain performance

  • Work closely with Maintenance Supervisor to insure spare parts are available and repair days are productive.

  • Plans, initiates and puts into operation, plant capital improvements on time and on budget

  • Champions plant SOPs program

  • Support environmental policies and programs

  • Facilitates and ensures adherence to safety laws, regulations, rules and sound practices

  • Works with location management on the continued development and implementation of Health & Safety programs, policies and procedures

  • Coordinates and participates in audits, prioritizing and tracking completion of findings

  • Work closely with local team on staffing decisions for the plant.

  • Ensures that unsafe behavior and conditions are corrected

  • Investigates incidents (root cause analysis), incident trends and related preventative measures

  • Maintains the necessary health, safety & environmental records and documentation

  • Performs safety audits and sets the example for safety.

  • Ensures the facility maintains world class sanitation standard

  • Communicates food safety/sanitation/quality programs to plant supervisors and hourly employees

  • Prepares the facility for, and participates in, regulatory/third party/customer/company audits

Job Description (Continued):

Job Requirements:

  • Strongly prefer degree in a related field of Engineering, Milling Science and or minimum of five years of hands-on production supervisory experience

  • Require excellent command of the following: leadership, problem solving, self-motivation, organizational skills, and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel and Outlook)

  • Must have confident and courteous manner

  • Must have established leadership skills

  • Must have a strong commitment to employee safety

  • Must be able to hear and speak clearly, read, comprehend and communicate orally and in writing

  • Thorough working knowledge of all equipment, systems, processes and methods regarding ADM milling units.

  • Must be highly organized, goal driven

  • Position requires standing and walking for long periods, climbing stairs and ladders, working with tools, working within close-confined spaces, and working within extreme temperatures

Relocation assistance is available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.


New Braunfels


TX - Texas

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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.