3rd Shift Production Manager

Job Description

Auto req ID: 206077BR

Job Description

The Shift Production Manager provides direct leadership to production and maintenance personnel for our 3rd shift operation, in a fast-paced environment, creating better-for-you snacks. Responsible for safety, food safety, and quality, manufacturing performance. Engages the entire team in performance improvement focusing on process controls, attention to detail and sustainable results.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Lead through example (hands-on), setting the expectations needed to drive ownership and accountability in Safety, Food Safety and Quality, and manufacturing.
  • Primary owner for leading cultural development (ownership) in production; support the development of programs to sustain and enhance safe and FS work behaviors on the floor
  • Ensure performance improvement through hands-on development, guidance, and coaching; utilize key metrics (e.g., Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE); partner with support team (Continuous Skills Development) to establish standardized processes.
  • Establish priorities and align resources to deliver against business initiatives.
  • Engage production team around improvements in line balancing and standard work.
  • Ensure schedule attainment and adherence in order to meet case fill/customer requirements.
  • Analyze performance and lead team on effective troubleshooting/root-cause analysis
  • Development of employees through training, coaching and regular performance evaluations and feedback; to include leadership and supervisory growth and development.
  • Report results and trends on a daily, weekly and monthly basis to the plant leadership team through the Review and Response process.
  • Own and lead regulatory compliance (e.g., LO-TO, GMPs, HACCP, etc.).


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required; Master’s Degree Preferred
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
  • Strong computer skills including knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office.
  • Previous ERP experience preferred; especially CMMS.
  • Ability to organize priorities and resources; multitasking, analytical thinking, and problem solving.
  • Proven track record of team building and building succession plans.
  • Bilingual desired.
Minimum Experience Preferred: Three to five years as a Production Manager or five to seven years of progressive supervisory experience.

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Limited Relocation
Job Type: Pipeline

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