· Effective utilization
and management of raw product (finished product) by quality attributes
including load, blends, sizing, defects, offal, cut uniformity, count, color,
Personnel management of their shift, including, but not
limited to promptly addressing performance concerns and issuing corrective
action as necessary, grievance investigation and resolution, reduction
of turnovers and absenteeism, appropriate employee recognition and the
development and training of subordinates.
Maintain a safety conscious attitude among subordinates and
minimization of all accidents; and accurately and timely completion of all
accident investigation reports.
Maintain the GMPs on shift to meet the requirements of FDA.
Maintain a degree of autonomy to meet established cost and
Maintain records and reports to effectively judge progress
of shift. Ensure logbooks are updated and completed daily.
Must communicate closely with Shift Manager and Scheduler
to assure completion of week pack requirements.
Must achieve production standards in a safe and efficient
manner while maintaining quality and sanitation standards.
Must operate within established quality standards to
maintain lowest possible held, segregated or dump production.
Must manage their shift held and bulk to minimize
inventory. This can be accomplished by inventory planning and
Must be familiar with tote movement report and tote
inventory reports so that dry supplies can be made available to gain optimum
Must maintain close contact and an open relationship with
Quality Control personnel as well as personnel in other contributing
Must maintain a safety conscious attitude within the
department and ensure that regular monthly meetings are conducted.
Ensure that a Plant Emergency Organization is organized and
workable on shift.
Required to know, at all times, temperatures, line speeds,
load settings, etc.
Coordinate equipment malfunctions with maintenance to
Train and provide guidance and counsel to employees in a
manner that assures maximum development and utilization of skill and
abilities. Yearly performance evaluations are required to assure
Create an environment that encourages BOS in your
Continuous Improvement - As a member of the leadership
team, your participation in the continuous improvement process is
expected. This includes taking an active role in process improvement
initiatives, employee training, utilization of SPC for process improvement and
upgrading your current skill base.
Required to do a monthly safety observation throughout
facility and communicate results to Safety Manager.
Other projects/duties as assigned or required.