Darigold is seeking a motivated
Production Supervisor to be a part of Darigoldís
Portland, Oregon team.† The
Production Supervisor must possess the desire and ability to provide
leadership and supervisory coordination in all aspects of
production.† As a member of the
Portland team the Production Supervisor will be a partner in the
Operations Division. The Supervisorís role
is to maintain a high level of productivity and continuous improvement
with their assigned shift in the areas of safety, reliability, cost
savings, team building and personnel management.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be
- Provide leadership and
supervision for the assigned production shift and associated
personnel. Effectively motivate, train and communicate with
their assigned shift teams to assure superior levels of safety,
reliability, sanitation, and quality. Insure individual and
team levels of performance meet or exceed goals and expectations.
- Prepare and conduct team
meetings as necessary for proper communications and development of
teams. Have the ability to work with the Maintenance and
Quality Assurance staff to create a cooperative environment on their
- Develop an expert knowledge
of the production process and all associated equipment. Be able
to analytically and systematically troubleshoot manufacturing issues
and develop the team to be self-directed in the same activities.
- Be able to perform daily
checks and reports to insure the highest quality of product produced
within Good Manufacturing Practices as they apply to the production
of the product. Maintain shift performance and quality
- Participate in and lead SPC
project teams that improve safety, quality, reliability, sanitation
and reduce waste.
- Reinforce sense of urgency
during production runs and periods of machine downtime. Effectively
communicate issues to management team.
- Needs flexibility to work
variable hours and weekends
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- The ability to
work with groups of people with varying levels of education,
expertise and backgrounds.
- Ability to achieve results
- Must have excellent verbal
and written communication skills.
- Demonstrated ability to
work with minimal supervision. Must be self-motivated and a
Education, Experience and
- A Bachelor of
Science degree in Food Science, Engineering, Business or related
field preferred. Industry experience would be considered in the
absence of a degree. Dairy, beverage or process industry
background would be a plus.
We offer our
employees a team oriented work environment, competitive salary, and an
excellent benefit package including a top-notch 401k savings plan and
education assistance program.
Darigold is an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national
origin, religion, age, equal pay, disability and genetic information.
Darigold participates in E-Verify.
Detail in English and Spanish. Right to Work Statement in English and Spanish.