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Production Supervisor 3rd Shift in Chicago, IL at Newly Weds Foods

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Newly Weds Foods, a privately held, successful global leader in food ingredient technology has an immediate 3rd shift opening for an experienced Production Supervisor at our Chicago Plant location. 

This hands-on Production Supervisor role will oversee all phases and aspects of the assigned shift in the JBC Department. Job responsibilities include all aspects of equipment, inventory, weekly, and monthly reports.  In this role you will also be responsible for conducting weekly meetings, successfully training employees, and completing projects as assigned. The Production Supervisor also coordinates and works closely with Quality Control and Maintenance.

•       Schedule personnel to meet production requirements

•       Conduct weekly staff meetings

•       Conduct periodic health & safety meetings with hourly staff

•       Maintain a safe work environment

•       Implement and train staff on scanning system

•       Implement, monitor & enforce company procedures.

•       Monitor GMP’s, plant sanitation and housekeeping

•       Complete daily production report

•       Complete daily remote bagger schedule

•       Attend daily production meeting

•       Plan and schedule production

•       Monitor product quality

•       Record employee hours/attendance

•       Monitor HACCP program relating to blending & packaging

•       Ensure proper transfer of completed product from production into warehouse locations

•       Assist in month-end inventory

•       Work with Human Resources in regards to employee-related issues

•       Responds to inquiries from customer service & shipping regarding order completion and run schedules


Job Requirements

  • Associates degree preferred

  • 3-5 years of related work experience within the food manufacturing industry and 2-4 years of leadership/supervisory experience.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills a must. Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus

  • Computer literate. Comfortable using MS Office, Lotus Notes (or other e-mail). Experience using AS400 is a  plus.

  • Ability to learn quickly, form relationships, and gain respect and credibility.

  • Successful completion of pre-employment tests and on the job training.

Newly Weds Foods is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.

Newly Weds Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer