Feb 12, 2019

Production Supervisor

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Beloit, WI, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 4726
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
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Posting Type DNI
Career Builder NCB 
 

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry:

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About the role:

Our Union City, California facility is a part of our cereal and sweet division and makes confectionery items for our Kerry customers! We're looking for a Production Supervisor to keep things running! This role is 3rd shift with the schedule being Monday-Friday 10:30pm-6:00am.2156

What you'll do:

The Production Supervisor is fundamental to our team. You’ll oversee the production team, with up to 35 direct reports and develop a quality team that provides flavor enhancement products for our customers.

Are coaching and developing employees something you’re passionate about? Do you have an eye for process efficiencies and continuous improvement? This is key to our success, and so are you! You’ll collaborate with other teams, coordinating production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality control departments to achieve sustained and improved efficiencies. We strongly believe in “Safety First, Quality Always” for our employees, products, and customers. If this is something you feel passionate about, ensuring all employees uphold our quality and food safety procedures and policies, this may be the next great opportunity for you!
This role also requires attention to detail while completing daily tasks such as scheduling, reporting, and conducting regular visual line checks to insure proper dating, labeling, and packaging.

 

What you'll need to be successful:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable field of study preferred or relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated success in developing/implementing continuous improvement initiatives and accountability programs
  • Demonstrated success assessing, developing and retaining top talent
  • Proven ability to drive process improvements, adhere to budgets, and maintain regulatory compliance
  • Proven ability to lead with the following key competencies: Critical Thinking, Continuous Cost Focus, Technical Expertise, Influence and Delivery of Sustainable Results
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience in a production/plant environment 
  • Local candidates preferred, or those willing/able to commute/relocate on their own


Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                            

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to KAcareers@Kerry.com and let us know the nature of your request. 

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

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