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2017 Leadership Development Program - Milling 9/3/2016

Ardent Mills Denver, CO

Company
Ardent Mills
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1082164
AJE Ref #
576081723
Location
Denver, CO
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

About Us

Welcome to Ardent Mills, a new company dedicated to helping our customers innovate and grow, with the industry s broadest range of traditional and organic flours, whole grains, customized blends and specialty products. Our ingredients are backed by unrivaled technical support, food safety solutions and the supply assurance of a coast-to-coast network of more than 40 community mills and blending facilities, an artisan commercial bakery and a Mobile Innovation Center. We are Ardent Mills, working with you for the good of grain. And we re looking for dynamic people to join our team.

The Role

Welcome to Ardent Mills, a new company dedicated to helping our customers innovate and grow, with the industry s broadest range of traditional and organic flours, whole grains, customized blends and specialty products. Our ingredients are backed by unrivaled technical support, food safety solutions and the supply assurance of a coast-to-coast network of more than 40 community mills and blending facilities, an artisan commercial bakery and a Mobile Innovation Center. We are Ardent Mills, working with you for the good of grain. And we re looking for dynamic people to join our team.

Key Accountabilities

For dedicated Millers, we provide a tailored curriculum designed to fine tune and nurture the skills and cultivate the knowledge required to operate our mills and continuously improve our milling operations. The development of the Milling LDP will include working under the guidance of an experienced Head Miller to learn the art of milling and mill management. Development will include assignments to other facilities to assist with projects and plant support. Our objective is to expose the LDP to diverse milling challenges, to broaden their experience, and develop a network of resources. In addition to working with talented professionals at the mills, our Milling LDP s will also have the opportunity to refine their technical milling and project management skills by collaborating with our world class Technical Milling and Engineering Teams who support our Ardent Mills Team.





A successful candidate will have the following attributes:

* The ability to deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day.

* The willingness to serve others with understanding, respect, and care and to work in a collaborative industrial environment, supporting our plan teams.

* The ability to operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency.

* The willingness to effectively deal with and drive change.

* The ability to organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting and/or exceeding deadlines.

* The ability to learn and apply new technology, with the willingness to share knowledge with others and a strong curiosity for operations.

* The ability to organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting and/or exceeding deadlines.

* The ability to learn and apply new technology, with the willingness to share knowledge with others and a strong curiosity for operations.



Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner.

Skills & Experience

Program Requirements:

* Bachelor s degree or higher in Milling Science, Ag Studies, Business, Operations, Food Science, Engineering, or related studies

* Demonstrated initiative, self-starter

* Demonstrated communication skills, both verbal and written

* Demonstrated ability to work across functions and collaboration

* Demonstrated ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment

* Demonstrated leadership capabilities



Other Considerations:

* Ability to travel up to 25% of the time

* Willing to relocate within first year and as promotional opportunities exist throughout career

* Must be authorized to work in the Unites states without sponsorship now and in the future

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test and pre-employment background check

Other

Ardent Mills is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.



The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this position. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees in this position. The description, duties, functions, and responsibilities are subject to change at the discretion of Ardent Mills.