The Lead directs hourly Team Members to meet goals related to production
schedules, food safety/quality, and workplace safety. As a member of management,
the Production Lead will be required to achieve department and facility objectives;
and must be able to direct, train, coach and counsel other Team Members in
accordance with company policy and procedure. Responsible for enforcing
company work rules and policies including the effective recommendation of the
discipline for employees under the leads direction.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:
1. Leading a team of hourly team members to achieve business results.
a. Achieves targets in a safe and efficient manner.
b. Coordinates activities with production, procurement, maintenance,
warehouse, and quality departments to achieve and sustain results.
c. Supports team members by maintaining a visible presence on the
d. Maintains an engaged and team-oriented workforce.
2. Provides Support to Company Policies and Procedures.
a. Creates an environment that expresses concern and consistency
toward all team members.
b. Promotes cooperation and dedication to superior workmanship
among all team members.
c. Provides training for team members on company policies, rules,
regulations and job specific duties and responsibilities.
d. Monitors and enforces adherence to GMP’s and specifications.
Maintains high levels of sanitation, housekeeping and product quality.
e. Follow daily work schedule and reports variances.
f. Encourages best use of energy and resources with minimal waste.
3. May assume other duties as assigned.
High School diploma or equivalent required.
Familiar with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Hazarded Analysis
and Critical Control Points (HACCP) programs. SQF, GMP, and HACCP
certification a plus.
Must be able to motivate a diverse workforce and lead by example. Must be
able to coach, train, and take corrective action, including discipline, when
Must demonstrate critical thinking skills and possess a problem-solving
Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
Ability to speak, read, and write English