Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift 60021

Location: Shakopee, MN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $68,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 2/12/2018
Job ID: 02542990
Job Description
We are seeking employees with good leadership skills, a strong desire to make an impact, and want to grow within a great company. Our client is a leading, growing food processor in refrigerated grocery products. You can choose to enjoy quaint small-town living, or commute from the outskirts of western Minneapolis. There is no relocation package offered for this position.
Must Have:
  • 2-year or 4-year degree preferred; or in the process of achieving a degree.        
  • 2+ years of related experience, manufacturing or food processing environment preferred;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Experience leading, training and motivating production personnel;
  • Problem-solving skills with both production process and employees;
  • Knowledge or experience with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations;
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time;
  • Computer proficiency including Word, Excel, SAP/TPM software.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Training, scheduling and developing shift production employees;
  • Managing line equipment and raw materials;
  • Ensuring that all safety and quality standards are met;
  • Anticipating and recognizing problems and facilitating meetings with appropriate groups to identify and implement solutions to improve efficiency and minimize costs;
  • Leading safety training and ensuring all employees have required safety equipment;
  • Inspecting machines and equipment;
  • Maintaining consistent communication and fostering teamwork between all personnel, departments and shifts.