Operations/Production Supervisor

100 year old food ingredients manufacturer seeks Operations Supervisor for 1st shift

  • Paterson, NJ
  • $75,000 - $100,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ryan Purdy
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A bit about us:

100 plus year old ingredients manufacturer providing natural, organic, and clean label baked goods ingredients.

Why join us?

Growing organization.
Opportunity for growth.
Competitive Salary.
Managing a team.

Job Details

Job Details:

We are seeking an experienced, dynamic, and dedicated Permanent Operations/Production Supervisor in the Manufacturing industry. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a strong background in food, ingredients, and flavor manufacturing, who is passionate about ensuring safety and compliance with OSHA, GMP, and ISO standards. As a supervisor, you will be responsible for managing a diverse team and driving operational efficiency. The ideal candidate will be bilingual in English and Spanish, demonstrating the ability to effectively communicate and lead in a multicultural environment. This role requires a minimum of 2+ years of experience in a similar position.


1. Supervise and manage all aspects of daily production operations, ensuring all activities are carried out in compliance with company policies and procedures.
2. Maintain a safe and clean work environment by enforcing compliance with OSHA, GMP, ISO, and other applicable regulations.
3. Oversee the production of food, ingredients, and flavor, ensuring high-quality standards are met consistently.
4. Lead, motivate, and manage a diverse team, fostering an environment of teamwork and collaboration.
5. Implement and monitor production plans, schedules, and budgets to ensure timely and cost-effective production.
6. Conduct regular inspections and audits, identifying any areas of improvement and implementing corrective actions as necessary.
7. Provide training and guidance to team members, promoting continuous learning and development.
8. Communicate effectively with all levels of the organization, providing regular updates on production status, issues, and solutions.
9. Troubleshoot and resolve production issues promptly to minimize downtime and maintain productivity.
10. Continually review and improve production processes for efficiency and effectiveness.


1. Minimum of 2+ years of experience as an Operations/Production Supervisor in the Manufacturing industry, preferably in food, ingredients, and flavor manufacturing.
2. Proven experience with OSHA, GMP, ISO, and other safety and quality standards.
3. Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire a diverse team.
4. Excellent communication skills, with fluency in both English and Spanish.
5. Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to quickly identify and resolve production issues.
6. Solid understanding of production planning, scheduling, and budgeting.
7. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment, managing multiple tasks simultaneously.
8. High attention to detail, with a strong focus on quality and safety.
9. Demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement in production processes.
10. Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is preferred.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Paterson, NJ
Job Type
$75,000 - $100,000