Production Supervisor

Reference Number: 3861-AJK
Location: Chicago, IL

Production Supervisor 

Are you interested in joining a company that doesn’t bring all the hassle and red tape of a large publicly traded organization?  Would you like to work for a company that values their employees and doesn’t see them as just a number?  Apply now to learn more!  

Summary:

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Supervisor will coordinate daily activities for the production and packaging across multiple production lines. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Reviews daily production schedules to determine the availability of labor requirements, type and quantity of ingredients and/or packaging material requirements.
  • Inspects and measures raw and/or finished products to verify conformance to specifications.  Directs workers in adjusting machines and equipment if products fail to meet standards.
  • Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations, work rules, and the Union Contract.  Includes adherence to AIB, GMP's, FDA, OSHA and HACCP requirements.  Observes workers to assure compliance.
  • Develops, recommends and implements measures to improve safety, working conditions, productions methods, efficiency, cost reduction, asset utilization, equipment performance, and quality of the product.  
  • Maintains documentation for production, downtime, efficiency, productivity, scrap and other reports as required.
  • Responsible for training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; monitoring performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.  

Requirements

  • 1-5 years in an automated, high-speed packaging environment 
  • Must be flexible and able to work on multiple shifts
  • Ability to track KPI's, efficiencies and implementing continuous improvement methodologies 
  • Knowledgeable of GMP’s, SQF and OSHA regulations 
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills 
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals  

If qualified and interested, please send your resume to alex@mriweb.com