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Production Supervisor - Dairy Manufacturing - SD #3221

Company:
Ray Miller Staffing Associates
Location:
Big Stone City, South Dakota, 57216, United States
Salary:
BOE
Posted:
November 26, 2016

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Description:

Position Title Production Supervisor - Dairy Manufacturing - SD #3221

Relocation Yes

Location Big Stone South Dakota

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

* Work with the Production Manager to effectively monitor and maintain cost, quality and environment of the department.

* Supervise employees to meet performance expectations by providing strong leadership, decision-making ability, and performance coaching and counseling.

* Coordinate and monitor scheduling of the personnel to ensure proper staffing; identify staffing needs; and proactively facilitate job transfers.

* Ensure that production and packaging requirements are fulfilled according to schedule.

* Ensure proper set-up of the process, to include machinery, computers and product schedule.

* Promote safety programs and policies in order to reduce employee accidents and injuries by providing safety training and enforcing safety practices/rules at all times.

* Promote Good Manufacturing Practices in order to ensure the quality and integrity of product by providing quality training and enforcing GMP's at all times.

* Coordinate and conduct employee training (i.e. job, safety, etc.) and monitor work performance; determine need for additional training and/or ensure training completion.

* Assume an active role in plant Safety Programs, including leadership of plant Safety Teams

* Communicate effectively with department, plant and company personnel to ensure smooth operation of the process.

* Complete all assigned paperwork, including production/packaging records, Master Cleaning Sanitation Lists, schedules, accident reports and investigations, and any other paperwork/documentation deemed necessary.

* Perform miscellaneous duties and responsibilities as required.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

* Values that align with the company culture: Efficiency through simplicity, family environment, ownership and commitment, hands on approach and passion.

* A degree in Operations or Supervisory Management or a similar field, or equivalent experience is preferred.

* Supervisory/leadership experience in a food manufacturing/packaging environment - preferably in the dairy industry.

* Ability to evaluate production/packaging processes and determine the most efficient method of accomplishing goals.

* Ability to lead, influence and inspire people, and promote quality, safety, and teamwork.

* Ability to identify, define, and solve problems.

* Ability to evaluate and develop employee skills and abilities in order to better utilize the available work force.

* Ability to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays and varied shifts.

* Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

* Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.

* Strong working knowledge of computer programs (i.e. Manufacturing System, Excel, Word, etc.)

* Strong time management and organizational skills.

Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:

1. A degree in Operations or Supervisory Management or a similar field, or equivalent experience is preferred.

2. Supervisory experience in a food manufacturing or packaging environment. Preferably in the dairy industry.

3. Ability to evaluate production and packaging processes and determine the most efficient method of accomplishing goals.

4. Salary expectations.