1st Shift Food Packaging Production Supervisor

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 3/20/2018
Job ID: 02558489
Job Description
This opportunity is with a leader in the snack food and bakery manufacturing industry. Their culture focuses on continuous improvement, with a need for leaders and workers who want to improve efficiency, reduce waste, and enjoy finding ways to add value. The company is recognized as a world class manufacturer by its peers. Despite challenges faced by food manufacturers in the United States, this company has experienced vast amounts of growth in a short time period, offering applicants an attractive opportunity.

Production Supervisor 1st Shift

Job Description: 
Supervise assigned team of employees (25) twenty-five – (85) eighty-five employees/ shift. Responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of these employees.  Also, directly supervise non-supervisory (lead) employees.  Responsible for all packaging activities as required to safely produce quality products with the most efficient use of labor and materials on the appropriate/scheduled shifts and lines.

Minimum Requirements:
  • 2 year degree required; 4 year preferred.
  • (2) Two – (3) Three years supervisory experience in a FOOD manufacturing environment.
  • Heavy knowledge of continuous improvement or lean manufacturing a must.
This job offers the following
  • Outstanding opportunities with progressive and growing organization.
  • Excellent benefits, including:
    •    Comprehensive healthcare
    •    Dental
    •    Vision
    •    401k
  • Opportunity for career advancement.
Are You Good Fit? 
Essential Skills for Success:
  • Innovator and leader in change.
  • Promote and utilize other’s talents.
  • Actions are plan-based and result from strategy as opposed to reactionary.
  • Goals achieved by teamwork instead of own personal efforts.
  • Leadership style yields influence and trust.  You’re not just “the boss”.
  • Achieves results.
Consider This Before Applying:       
  1. Does this job describe work you would enjoy doing?
  2. Do you meet most of the minimum requirements?
  3. Have you considered everything if you would need to relocate?