Position: Plant Production Supervisor
Location: Kent, WA
Kent area specialty beverage products manufacturing
company is seeking a plant production supervisor. This individual will
report directly to senior management. The primary responsibility is to
assure customer satisfaction by establishing and enforcing quality
standards and policies for manufactured products and departmental
practices. This position requires about 80% of the time to be on the plant
- Accomplishes quality staff
results by creating and communicating job expectations; planning,
monitoring and appraising job results; coaching.
- Identifies, establishes and
maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, training and monitoring
employees to written job expectations and objectives; resolving
- Maintains product quality by
enforcing policies and procedures for incoming raw materials, in
process, finished goods and rework.
- Establishes and maintains
document control system by supervising, creating, editing, archiving
and distributing procedures and batch records.
- Supports continuous
improvement objectives by data collection, data analysis, and root
cause dissemination; corrective and preventive action, non conformance, material destruction, process
- Optimizes methodologies,
identifying areas for quality and efficiency improvements and cost
reductions opportunities, monitoring departmental labor hours and
- Maintains safe and clean work
environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all
control points, equipment and resources; maintaining compliance with
established policies and procedures.
- Bachelors degree in life sciences or
food science degree strongly preferred
- 5+ years of experience in
food manufacturing in a supervisory position
- Experience in executing
required food safety audits and requisite programs, including GMPs,
HACCP, Food Safety and Allergen.
- Has managed independent food
safety audits including (but not all) AIB, BRC, SQF.
- Strong communication; both
verbal and written and ability to work on a team.
- Computer skills are required.
- Ability to problem solve and make decisions and manage projects.
- You will regularly supervise
Hours: This shift is 7:30am to 5pm
This is a full time position. The company offers
Compensation: $50,000 annual, based on experience and
Bonus incentive for exceeding performance standards available.
Salary: $50,000.00 /year
- food manufacturing in a
supervisory position: 5 years