Production Supervisor

Resource Employment Solutions
Lemont, IL
Apr 29, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Businesses & Consultants
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Industry dedicated to production of Sugar is looking for Production Supervisors for their Illinois location.


Proven warehouse supervisory experience
Highly effective supervisory skills and techniques
Knowledge of warehouse software packages and MS Office proficiency
Ability to input, retrieve and analyses data
Hands-on commitment to getting the job done
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to direct and coordinate operations
Strong organizational and time management skills


Before shift start, complete a plant walk through. Include walk thru findings on daily shift notes. Safety issues or imminent production downtime issues need to be communicated to Plant Manager.
Shift production reconciliation against raw ingredients including lot numbers.
Midnight shift reconcile prior 24 hours of plant activity and report on Warehouse inventory sheet.
Oversee Production thru out shift and assure productive operations of direct reports.
Verify accuracy of product currently being manufactured.
Frequently check schedule for changes and additions in plans.
Assure pre start check lists complete and signed.
Verify packaging is correct for customer.
Verify lot # and customer required information is correct.
Instruct and assist manufacturing employees to assure quality and timeliness of
Provide accurate, timely and complete reports.
Document using shift reports to provide detailed explanation of potential and actual operational issues
Assure samples and test compositions of finished products are complete and documented except in cases QA responsible. Test samples according to sampling procedures.
Monitor employee's breaks, lunch, etc.), relieve if necessary.
Track and accurately complete daily employee attendance records/weekly timecards.
Troubleshoot and document mechanical/electrical issues. Notify Plant Manager of any issues resulting in downtime greater than 30 minutes.
Productive participant of shift turnovers including shift meetings and reviewing activities of the day, potential and actual issues as wellas week end plans when applicable.
Follow the Good Manufacturing Practices of Sweet Specialty Solutions at all times.
Actively participate in Sweet Specialty Solutions Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) Program by completing all necessary steps within the program and reporting any variations to the Plant Manager.
Follow and enforce all policies and procedures as outlined by Sweet Specialty Solutions handbook. e.g. GMPs, attendance.
Per the direct instruction of the Plant Manager assist other departments and employees in the completion of the day's work in the plant after your work has been completed for the day or in the case of a shutdown/breakdown.
Actively participate in departmental cross t raining.
Provide a positive work environment.
Actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives including SOP creation/enhancement, safety, and quality.
Cover peer absences, both planned and unplanned.
Take initiative to learn all areas of production.
Complete MSS and auditing responsibilities in a timely and complete manner.
Lead, direct and train direct reports.
Maintain contact availability for days away from work using both BB and personal phones when applicable.
Attend required meetings/events.
Follow Safety procedures and support safety team.
Provide a safe working environment.
Familiarity with OSHA and other regulatory requirements.
Responsible for reporting food safety and quality Issues.
Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor.
Company Description
Resource is a staffing and recruitment industry leader with thousands of satisfied clients nationwide. We offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work for our clients in either full-time, part time, temp to perm or temporary positions. We pride ourselves on our focus on helping our employees find their next job.

Lemont, IL


Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:57:36 PDT