Food manufacturing company looking for seasoned Production Supervisor!
- West Seneca, NY
- $70,000 - $80,000
- Managed by Jobot Pro: Christine McNamara
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A bit about us:
We are currently seeking a passionate and diligent Production Supervisor to join our manufacturing team. This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic individual who can thrive in a fast-paced environment, is a problem-solver, and has a deep understanding of the food manufacturing industry, preferably dairy. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing our production operations, ensuring that our manufacturing remains a smooth and efficient process by monitoring employees and organizing workflows. This role requires flexibility to work any shift as needed.
Why join us?
- Medical, Dental, Vision
- Generous PTO and sick leave
- Annual performance bonus
- and much more!
- Supervise and coordinate the activities of the production team to meet production targets and maintain schedules.
- Ensure compliance with safety and sanitation standards, and oversee quality control of all products.
- Implement and enforce company policies, procedures, and productivity standards.
- Collaborate with other departments to optimize production processes.
- Identify training needs and provide coaching and guidance to production staff.
- Prepare and maintain production reports and records.
- Monitor equipment maintenance and arrange for repairs when necessary.
- Participate in production equipment purchases and installations.
- Resolve issues that may arise, ensuring minimal disruption to production operations.
- Continuously review current processes and search for ways to improve productivity, efficiency, and safety.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Management, or related field.
- Minimum of 3+ years of experience in a supervisory role within the food manufacturing industry, dairy preferred.
- Strong knowledge of manufacturing best practices, safety regulations, and sanitation standards.
- Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives.
- Exceptional leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and engage a team.
- Excellent problem-solving and decision-making abilities.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work any shift as needed.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment while maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
- Strong organizational and multitasking abilities.
- Physical stamina and strength to handle heavy machinery and work on the feet for an extended period.