Job Description

Our client, a food manufacturer with a location in Kansas City, has an opening for an experienced Supervisor of Production

Responsibilities Include:
  • Develop resource plans to effectively meet established weekly production schedules.
  • Responsible for employee safety and food safety.
  • Ensure that all personnel are following Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) to promote the production of quality product in an environment conducive to food safety requirements.
  • Work in partnership with QA personnel to address any identified process or customer issues.
  • Leads and directs production personnel in the attainment of established production standards, goals and objectives including those associated with OEE, yields, productivity, safety, cost control and other key performance indicators.
  • Work with Maintenance in support of the TPM process to ensure that equipment PMs are performed in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Performs or coordinates any necessary training required for operators to be effective and safe in the performance of their jobs.
  • Champion Lean activities for assigned areas of responsibility, such as 5S and Value Stream Mapping to identify waste and develop plans to eliminate that waste and promote a continuous improvement environment.
  • Lead a team of approximately 25-35 in our prepared foods manufacturing plant that is highly automated.

    Requirements Include:

    Bachelor’s degree preferred, preferably in business, engineering, meat science or related field.
    Prior supervisory experience preferred, 2+ years in a manufacturing environment preferred.
    Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
    Demonstrated ability to communicate with all levels of management. Special Skills:
    Computer Skills: System experience to include: Excel, Microsoft Word, and data entry experience. Strong spreadsheet capabilities.

Regional relocation provided

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Kansas City KS
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