POSITION AVAILABLE:

JO 15682 Production Assistant Manager

Location:

NJ

Salary Range:

$65K - $75K

Reports to:

Cheese Production Manager

Summary:

Directs and coordinates activities of one of the cheese production lines by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.

Essential Duties &
Responsibilities:

Includes the following, but other duties may be assigned:

·         Comply with all state and federal food laws, the Company’s procedures and policies, and good manufacturing policies.

·         Maintain a safe work environment.

·         Supervise the following activities:

A.      Production  scheduling

B.      Yield  monitoring  and enhancement

C.      Compliance  of specifications

D.      Weight  control compliance

E.       Department  budget/P&L

F.       Department  goals

G.     Employee  training  and evaluation

H.      Keep track of all daily production logs.

·         Communicate any concerns to other departments

·         Report all concerns to Production Manager

·         Work with R&D to implement new products into full production.

·         Attend conferences and seminars when they relate to the Company’s production improvements.

 

·         Reviews production orders to ascertain product data such as types, quantities, and specifications of products and scheduled delivery dates in order to plan department operations.

 

·         Plans production operations, establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing products.

 

·         Prepares operational schedules and coordinates manufacturing activities to ensure production and quality of products meets specifications.

 

·         Reviews production and operating reports and resolves operational, manufacturing, and maintenance problems to ensure minimum costs and prevent operational delays.

 

·         Inspects machines and equipment to ensure specific operational performance and optimum utilization.

 

·         Develops or revises standard operational and working practices and observes workers to ensure compliance with standards.

 

·         Compiles, stores, and retrieves production data.

 

Requirements:

Assistant Manager will be responsible for Manual Cheese Line operations and performance.

Manual Cheese Line first and second shift Supervisors and employees will report to the Assistant Manager

Assistant Manager will primarily work first shift, but will be expected to periodically work second shift to monitor team

Bilingual

 

Ready to Eat Food Production Experience - preferably cheese or dairy.

 

Primary duties include:

·         Scheduling Production.

·         Ensure GMPs and Global Food Safety Initiatives are followed.

·         Compliance of specifications.

·         Employee training and evaluation.

·         Maintaining daily production logs.

Qualifications:

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.

Education and/or
Experience

·         Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from a four-year college or university.

·         Five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills:

·         Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.

·         Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

·         Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

 

Mathematical Skills:

·         Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.

·         Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

 

Reasoning Ability:

·         Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

·         Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Physical Demands:

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 frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance;  stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or  smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

 

Work Environment:

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 occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, and extreme cold.

Contact:

Dave Sloan, Vice President-Dairy Operations, Tom Sloan & Associates, dsloan@tsloan.com, 920-261-8890

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