JOB TITLE:                                       General Manager

MEMBER CO-OP:                            Sequatchie Farmers Cooperative

LOCATION:                                       Dunlap, TN

DATE POSTED:                                Thursday, September 14, 2023

APPLICATION DEADLINE:             Monday, October 2, 2023



  • Bachelors or associate degree in Agriculture Business or related field and/or 2-3 years of management experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Proficient in demonstrating effective management duties and responsibilities
  • Ability to lead a group of employees in a team setting and stay self-motivated



Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Plans, develops and implements cooperatives policies and goals and then works with board of directors for final approval and direction
  • Coordinates activities of divisions and/or departments such as operating, manufacturing, engineering, planning, sales, maintenance, or research and development
  • Directs and coordinates promotion of products or services performed to develop new markets, increase share of market, and obtain competitive position in industry
  • Analyzes division or department budget requests to identify areas in which reductions can be made, and allocates operating budget
  • Confers with administrative personnel and reviews activity, operating, and sales reports to determine changes in programs or operations required
  • Directs preparation of directives to division or department administrator outlining policy, program, or operations changes to be implemented
  • Promotes cooperative in community, trade area and with sister cooperatives


We are excited that you are considering a career within our Co-op system. Our commitment to service and quality all starts with our people – talented, energetic, motivated individuals who truly love what they do. Think you have what it takes?

Click the ‘APPLY’ button to be taken to our online application. There you will be asked to fill out information relating to your contact information, your interest in Co-op, and your employment/education history.

You will also be asked to upload a copy of your resume (PDF works best). Please, be sure to have your resume ready to upload before beginning the application.

Once you have listed all the required information and your resume, you may click the ‘SUBMIT’ button to complete your application. When submitted you will receive verification and a confirmation email sent to you. Once received, you can rest assured we have your application.

Your application and resume will be sent to the hiring cooperative and reviewed. The local Co-op will reach out if they would like to take next steps.

Again, thank you for considering a career with Co-op!