Responsible for the production runs to ensure that production schedules are met and company standards and procedures are strictly followed. Supervises production personnel and janitors in meeting daily production requirements.
NATURE & SCOPE OF POSITION:
See that equipment is properly set up and that all other make-ready functions are carried out prior to the start of a production run. Verifies and controls standard weights, maintains proper coding and reports any substandard equipment problems.
Oversee the activities of production run crew members so that quality, sanitation standards, safety standards, production procedures, and scheduling requirements meet standards. Includes Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s).
Assign work to production employees. Follow up on assignments, monitor progress and make task-related decisions to meet quality and schedule requirements.
Prepare shift reports concerning shift activities as required on a daily basis and assure that all other line reports are complete and accurate.
Monitor production processing records to assure all record keeping is in line with company procedures and monitors product line performance at requested standards.
Train or delegate training of employees as required. Evaluate skills and performance of employees and make appropriate recommendations for improvement to production shift manager. Ensure employees follow all safety procedures.
Make suggestions regarding improvements in production methods, including use of available personnel.
Perform when necessary production tasks in conjunction with above responsibilities.
Keep production shift manager informed of all situations, activities, and deviations from normal operations.
Expected to quickly gain proficiency when new procedures, equipment, methods, etc., are added or changed.
Promote a positive team oriented attitude.
Maintain communication at shift change between production team leaders regarding any situations that may have or may impact production operation.
Assure all company quality standards are maintained.
Perform all other work as required.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations
Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s. Ability to perform these operations using weight measurement, volume, and distance.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
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