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Purfoods Fulfillment Supervisor (3rd Shift) in Ankeny, Iowa

The Fulfillment Supervisor executes daily operations through support of production team, ensuring delays and issues are reduced or eliminated.

  • Executes daily operations through support of production team, ensuring delays and issues are reduced or eliminated

  • Drives productivity improvements through consistent kaizens (Lean initiatives)

  • Communicates goals and objectives to the production team, ensuring alignment of the team to company goals

  • Directs standard work adherence and development throughout the production team through daily audits

  • Develops and implements work schedules assure effective and efficient operations

  • Coordinates with Inventory team to ensure all materials needs are met, eliminating line slow downs related to materials

  • Partners with our Food Safety team to ensure we are meeting FDA, USDA and General Manufacturing Practice requirements Finish

  • Leads production team quality improvement efforts

  • Supports all Safety Team efforts to continuously improve practices and facilities

  • Conducts performance appraisals. Provides measurable feedback to assigned personnel and suggestions for improved performance. Formulates and implements employee corrective actions as needed

  • Other projects / duties as assigned

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • 2+ years fulfillment or production leadership experience preferred OR 4 year degree

  • Experience identifying & executing process improvement initiatives that can be quantified with measurable results

  • Accountable to metrics related to operations

  • Lean manufacturing certification or experience leading in a company practicing Lean

  • Bilingual (English / Spanish) a plus

  • Regularly required to use hands to feel, grab, or operate objects, tools, and controls while reaching with hands and arms

  • Frequently required to stand, communicate, and listen

  • Occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel or crouch

  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

  • Able to perform repetitive movements

  • Able to work in variable temperatures (cold/hot)

Mom’s Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 20 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom’s Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.

Mom’s Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.

ID: 2021-2175

External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company

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Street: 3210 SE Corporate Woods Dr.