WEST LIBERTY FOODS & WEST LIBERTY FOODS MARKET Production Supervisor - 1st Shift in WEST LIBERTY, Iowa
Job DescriptionJob Reference Code: 005504-West LibertyProduction Supervisor is responsible for daily production in the area of responsibility. Leading and training production team members in the production area of responsibility ensuring the efficient and safe manufacturing of quality products in a manner that is consistent with company policies and procedures.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESSeeks resolution of team member concerns to create an environment that expresses care, concern and consistency toward all team members.Promotes cooperation and dedication to superior workmanship among all team members.Provides training for team members on company policies, rules, regulations and job specific duties and responsibilities.Audits performance to verify knowledge transfer and adherence to training.Initiates needed maintenance work orders and monitors maintenance activities.Attains all budgeted and standard operating costs.Monitors and enforces adherence to GMP's and specifications. Maintains high levels of sanitation, housekeeping and product quality.Arranges for materials and supplies needed for daily production.Reviews and approves new methods and standards. Utilizes teamwork for improvements.Assures team members are paid correctly, reviewing time sheets, payroll and labor costs.Works with the HR department on team member staffing, care, benefits, pay, discipline, etc. Properly documents team member activities for attendance and discipline. Provides documents to HR for inclusion in team member's files. Administrates team member vacation and leave programs.Follow daily work schedule and reports variances.Encourages best use of energy and resources with minimal wasteInform team members about company and department activities and events.Accurate data reporting and follow-up on all department inventories, production, costs, meat and supply usages, variances, time, payroll, projects, quality issues, etc.Other duties as assigned. Job RequirementsMinimum of 2 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred.Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent is preferred.Computer experience with email and MS Office.Knowledge of Kronos or other timekeeping system.Ability to lead, motivate and develop others.Must be able to work extended hours and weekends according to schedule.Coaching and performance management experience a plus.To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online on our careersite at https://careers.wlfoods.com/.West Liberty Foods/Liberty Cold/Crystal Lake Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.