Production Manager - Food Manufacturing

Confidential Company  •  Mankato, MN

5 - 7 years experience  •  Food & Beverage

$108K - 132K ($90K - $110K base + 20%)
Posted on 11/17/17 by Greg Downs
Confidential Company
Mankato, MN
5 - 7 years experience
Food & Beverage
$108K - 132K
($90K - $110K base + 20%)
Posted on 11/17/17 Greg Downs

Growing food manufacturer offering upward mobility in a family-friendly environment. 


  • Managing the production processes by providing direction and oversight to the supervisory staff;
  • Change Management, leading continuous improvement activities and teams;
  • Developing efficient operations teams to meet company objectives relating to human safety, product quality and safety, human relations and professional development;
  • Following GMPs, USDA, and maintaining sanitary conditions;
  • Assisting with regulatory inspectors and taking appropriate corrective action if necessary;
  • Preparing department budgets and monitoring and controlling expenditures;
  • Developing capital proposals for expansion or cost improvement projects;
  • Food Safety and Food Quality;
  • Promoting facility growth and development by actively participating on the management team.

Education:  4-yeardegreerequired; IndustrialEngineering or related disciplines preferred.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in production and supervision in a food processing environment;
  • Proven leadership and change management skills;
  • Engineering background;
  • Strong knowledge and experience in USDA;
  • Production operations management and employee management and development skills;
  • Budget preparation and management experience;
  • Lean Manufacturing preferred.

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