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Production Supervisor

Owensboro, KY 42303

Posted: 05/20/19 Industry: Manufacturing Supervisor Job Number: 49744

HireLevel is currently recruiting for our client who specializes in the food industry to provide innovative, fresh, and frozen packaged food products. Currently, they are seeking a Production Supervisor for their location in Owensboro, KY.

Position: Contract/Hire

Location: Owensboro, KY

Salary: $50k-$70k DOE

Similar Positions: Warehouse Supervisor, Manufacturing Supervisor, Logistics Supervisor

Responsibilities of the Production Supervisor:

Manages and utilizes various production reports. Reviews daily production against customer requirements. Interprets, understands, and manages reports within responsible area such as throughput, yield, etc.

Accomplishes all paperwork in accordance with established time frames or record keeping requirements.

Emphases a safe work environment. Promotes a safe work environment as well as meets safety requirements complying with all policies or regulations, OSHA, concerning safety, environment, handling of food products, packaging, ingredients and any related items.

Communicates at all levels to meet production expectations. Collaborates with the functional areas of operations such as Human Resources, Safety, Maintenance, Quality Assurance, Finance, Shipping and others.

Maintains inventory records.

Leads a team of production employees. Directs and supervises employees' work activities and monitors work performance. Effectively communicates with and motivates the team to drive productivity and achieve company goals.

Supervises employees to maintain discipline, teamwork, and safety so that daily production requirements are met. Responsible for work effort and appraisal of personnel.

Responsible for scheduling, tracking attendance, and reviewing and approving time off for their direct reports.

Promotes a cooperative and harmonious environment to facilitate positive employee morale, productivity, and continued improvement.

Requirements of the Production Supervisor:

5 or more years of experience in the food manufacturing industry

5 or more years of leadership experience in the manufacturing industry, including scheduling, managing employee performance and directing employee s day-to-day activities

Experience with Tray Sealer/Thermoforming/Flow wrapping

Knowledge of food manufacturing processes, including, but not limited to HACCP, SOPs, SSOPs, company policies, as well as demonstrated communication skills

Strict adherence to all safety, food safety and GMP protocols

Oversee the organization of, cleanliness, and general order of lines and production areas

Effectively and proactively communicate status related to safety, quality, personnel, equipment, and/or inventory to appropriate management

Lead a team of skilled workers to meet hourly and daily production standards and goals

Ability to quickly solve problems through critical thinking

Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. Without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future

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