Production Supervisor

Azusa, CA 91702

Posted: 07/25/24 Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: 1797374

Job Description

Full Steam Staffing is seeking an experienced Production Supervisor in Azusa, CA. This position requires strong leadership skills, and a great work-ethic. Apply with us now!

Job Description: 

As our Production Supervisor, you'll be responsible for supervising production associates on assigned shifts in order to drive a safe and highly efficient production operation to produce high quality food products. The Production Team Leader must mentor associates, contribute to continuous process improvement and ensure that proper quality, sanitation and safety guidelines are being met.

Schedule: 3: 30 PM-12 AM | Training Hours:.7: 30 AM- 3: 30 PM

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the safety of all employees in the operation of equipment through proper training, enforcement of safety rules, documentation, and following proper procedures and GMP protocols.
  • Produce and package a high quality product through the use of proper procedures and adherence to good manufacturing practices and government standards in cooperation with the Quality & Food Safety department.
  • Responsible for reporting and taking action on food safety and quality problems to the appropriate personnel, as well as following quality and safety programs and policies themselves in order to ensure products made meet the highest standards possible
  • Ensure production lines are operating efficiently and running at targeted throughput.
  • Complete hourly audits for safety, quality, cost, and line performance.
  • Develop and execute actions plans to address any gaps in efficiencies.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to ensure that downtime is minimized and yield is maximized. Execute action plans to ensure root causes of unplanned downtime are addressed.
  • Manage Production Schedules and employee schedules and ensure correct crewing and de-crewing processes are being followed in accordance with crewing standards.
  • Monitor rework levels and usage in order to keep rework levels at a minimum
  • Monitor product yields and identify/execute corrective actions and plan to close gaps
  • Build people capability through effective employee relations, hiring, training and communications for frontline hourly associates. Coach and mentor frontline workforce to drive line productivity, efficiencies and yields.
  • Plan and initiate cross training of employees to expand job knowledge and add flexibility to scheduling the workforce.
  • Manage all plant overhead costs to budget such as T&E, supplies, utilities, sanitation, etc.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Minimum of 5 years supervisory experience in food manufacturing environment or other equivalent experience.
  • Experience with SQF systems a plus.
  • Strong bi-lingual verbal and written communication skills.
  • Bi-Lingual English/Spanish a plus
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Train on first shift but work second shift.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team based fast paced, changing work environment.
  • An understanding of production procedures, safety processes and food safety/quality requirements is desired (FDA compliance).
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication skills required.
  • Must be self-motivated and independent.
  • Basic Mathematical and analytical skills required as well as problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and collaborate up and down the organization
  • A proven track record of results with a bias for action
  • A passion for learning and a craving to work in a fun culture
  • Ability to initiate action to prevent the occurrence of nonconformities relating to food safety, quality and production efficiencies.
  • Ability to use computer, including Microsoft outlook, excel and word.
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