Production Department Supervisor

Location: Santa Cruz, CA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $110,000.00
Date: 3/16/2018
Job ID: 02571361
Job Description
Manufacturer of confection based dietary supplements and nutritional vitamins supplying the sports nutrition, natural product and nutraceutical markets. 
200K sq.ft. Plant with 500 employees, 5-day, 3 shift, 3 mogul lines, 14 packaging lines, producing 30mm products daily.  Company holds 37% of this market.
The supervision of 100+ employees in the production department.

Communicate and enforce production priorities, quality standards and company policies. 

Develop effective workflow and staffing. 

Coordinate with other departments to ensure sufficient product resources and to meet production needs. 

Manage the schedule and report efficiency, productivity and completed production runs daily. 

Assist in the on-going training programs. 

Participate in interviewing, hiring, promoting, employee evaluations, reprimands.
5+ years’ supervision experience in a light Industrial, regulated, multi-production environment with a large work force.  

Strong leadership attitude.

Knowledge of FDA guidelines, quality practices and manufacturing requirements, ERP, planning and Manpower staffing and Lean manufacturing principles.