Nov 19, 2019

Production Supervisor

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Beloit, WI, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 8554
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Recruiter
Posting Type DNI

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.

Where you'll work:

Our Rochester, MN location is a part of our Kerry Applied Health & Nutrition (AH&N) Division and creates natural fermented ingredients. The Rochester plant is growing and quickly becoming an employer of choice in the area. By offering strong wages, friendly culture and competitive benefits, we aim to make Kerry a destination for others to work.

What you'll do:

The 3rd Shift Production Supervisor is fundamental to our team. You’ll be overseeing the production function, with 10-20 direct reports. This is key to our success, and so are you! We are looking for someone that's driven and motivated to enhance their career potential and excel to the next step. This is a great stepping stone for a Production Manager, Engineering Manager, etc.
 

Are coaching and developing employees something you’re passionate about? Do you have an eye for process efficiencies and continuous improvement? You’ll collaborate with other teams, coordinating production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality control departments to achieve sustained and improved efficiencies. You'll show strong attention to detail while completing daily tasks such as scheduling, reporting, and conducting regular visual line checks to insure proper dating, labeling, and packaging.  If you're passionate about ensuring all employees uphold our quality and food safety procedures and policies, this may be the next great opportunity for you!

What you'll need to be safe and successful:

If you’re up to the challenge and have the following qualifications and background, please apply.

  • Do you have a Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years experience in a food and/or beverage production/manufacturing environment?
  • Are you a night owl with a flexible schedule? 3rd shift runs 4:00pm - 4:30am Monday,Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday one week and then the next week they work Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Is your passion leading team members to achieve production targets in a safe and efficient manner?  If you have at least 3-5 years leading a production team within the food and/or beverage industry, then we need you!
  • Is the best still not good enough? If continuous improvement for safety, quality, cost and customer service goals keep you up at night then apply now.
  • Do you have experience analyzing work orders to estimate employee hours, as well as creating equipment operating schedules?
  • Minimum 3-5 years of implementing and managing Continuous Improvement projects is required
  • Green Belt and/or Black Belt certifications are preferred
  • Fermentation experience is preferred, but not required
     
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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 .                                                                                                         

Salary & Benefits

Competitive

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