Production Supervisor
Location:
Evansville , Indiana
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
2017-10146
Company Overview

We are Kerry. The Taste & Nutrition Company. We make products people enjoy and feel better about. And, we are growing. We need talented, passionate people who want to help us make the business better. People who expect better from themselves. People who care about delivering better for customers, their colleagues, the company and their own career. People who take pride in paving new paths to lead the business forward. We need great people who want to do great things. People like you, perhaps.

If you are high energy, self-motivated, creative, collaborative, and enjoy executing against the demands of a fast-paced high growth organization, then consider joining our team to help drive your career and Kerry forward. Learn more and/or apply at www.kerry.com/careers .

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion ‚Äč of a background investigation and drug screen.

Description and Responsibilities

The Production Supervisor is located in Evansville, IN, and reports into the Production Manager. This is plant within our Meat division and has around 130 employees, union facility and runs 24/7. This is a flex shift position, with 12 hour shifts ranging from 6:00am - 6:00pm and 6:00pm - 6:00am with occassional weekends. The Production Supervisor is responsibile for:
  • Leading production staff, up to 30, to achieve production targets in a safe and efficient manner
  • Coordinates production activities with procurement, maintenance, warehouse, and quality departments to achieve and sustain results
  • Leads team members by managing and executing plant processes
  • Supports continuous improvement processes to ensure safety, quality, cost, and customer service goals are met
  • Maintains an engaged and team-oriented workforce to meet business demands


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree a plus. Associate's degree with manufacturing experience and/or other demonstrated leadership experience preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Production Supervisor
  • Demonstrated success in developing/implementing continuous improvement initiatives and accountability programs
  • Demonstrated success assessing, developing and retaining top talent
  • Proven ability to drive process improvements, adhere to budgets, and maintain regulatory compliance
  • Proven ability to lead with the following key competencies: Critical Thinking, Continuous Cost Focus, Technical Expertise, Influence and Delivery of Sustainable Results
  • Food industry experience preferred



A little about us:
To delight and nourish consumers across the globe.

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