Production Superintendent (Second Shift)


The Production Superintendent will be responsible to provide leadership, management and supervision of all phases of production floor operations, at all production facilities, including: safety, production, quality control, maintenance and staffing. The second shift Superintendent will work closely with the second shift production team to maximize productivity and efficiency to achieve departmental goals, while maintaining a safe work environment and preserving food quality. The second shift Production Superintendent will work with the Plant Operations Manager to develop, implement, and monitor the production department goals.

Basic Functions:

  • Provide leadership for the successful day to day operation of the production facilities.
  • Work closely with the Safety Manager to ensure that all safety programs are being communicated and reinforced, so that all departmental personnel are aware of safety polices to provide a safe workplace for our employees.
  • Work closely with the Production Supervisors to review production schedules for all production rooms to ensure that order requirements are met while maintaining the highest efficiency possible.
  • Identify production constraints and work to remove them from the production process to improve efficiencies and enhance productivity.
  • Encourage and promote operating in a continuous improvement environment.
  • Monitor and report daily production rates.
  • Work closely with the Quality Control department to review product quality, consistency and to confirm adherence to specification.
  • Work closely with the Maintenance department to schedule PM time, process improvement, and identification of equipment requiring immediate attention.
  • Provide coaching and guidance to all production operations employees.
  • Conduct performance reviews
  • Review and issue employee disciplinary notices for production staff.
  • Work with production team, facility maintenance, and quality team to maintain production facility to “audit ready” standards
  • Lead Special Projects / Initiatives in the Production Facilities as directed.

Qualifications:

  • 2-4 years of prior management experience in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Prefer college degree or coursework.
  • Fluent in Spanish.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Six-Sigma and Lean manufacturing principles experience preferred.

This is a full-time position with benefits package that includes paid vacation, health insurance, dental, vision, and 401k retirement plan.

To apply, please upload a resumé online or send a resumé to [email protected].