Richelieu Foods, Inc. is a leading national private label and contract
packing food manufacturer focused on frozen pizza, salad dressing, and BBQ
sauce product categories. We have four manufacturing facilities located in
OH, IL, IA, and WI. We provide products to many national retailers,
wholesalers, distributors, club and mass stores, as well as industrial
accounts including other food manufacturers.
This position is based out of our Beaver Dam, WI
Job Duties of the Production Supervisor
- Supervise daily production
- Responsible for planning
appropriate inventory levels to ensure production requirements and
specifications are met to meet customer orders.
- Ensure proper training of all
employees regarding GMPs, Safety, Quality and other company procedures
- Experience working in a
production environment with food or other FDA regulated products.
- Responsible for collecting
production data and identifying variances compared to standards.
- Responsible for maintaining
company Safety and OSHA standards.
- Handles employee concerns and
- Manage employee time and
attendance in HR system and updates hours appropriately.
- Promote Safety standards and
record and investigate all safety incidents and near misses to help
reduce future accidents.
- Updates and communicates
labor needs regularly
- Provides and receives
feedback to develop employees and future leaders.
Basic Qualifications required of the Production
- Minimum 4 years supervisory
experience in a manufacturing setting
- Experience in food
- Bachelor degree or equivalent
- Bilingual - English/Spanish
Competencies required of the Production Supervisor
- Must have experience working
with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
- Must have experience with
quality and hygiene requirements common in food manufacturing.
- Must have experience managing
employees in a food production environment.
- Must demonstrate strong
management, leadership, organizational and scheduling ability.
- Must be able to work in a
- Must have a positive attitude
- Must have good written and
oral communication skills
In performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to
moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or
humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious
places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; risk of
electrical shock; and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is
usually loud. The work environment is cold (30 to 35 degree) on the manufacturing
floor. The Production Supervisor will spend 90% of their time in the
Physical Demands of the Production Supervisor
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required
to stand for the duration of the production shift; talk or hear; use hands
to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is
frequently required to walk. The employee is infrequently required to sit;
climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must regularly
lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 40
pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 70 pounds.
We offer a great opportunity with a comprehensive
salary and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance,
short-term disability, 401K with company match, and vacation
- Supervisory experience in a
manufacturing setting:: 4 years