Production Manager - Dairy

Meijer   •  

Tipp City, OH

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 72 days ago

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Currently, Meijer is looking for a Production Manager-Dairy. Oversees the day to day operations of a food production plant and the activities of the production staff. Schedules production, controls inventories, and assists in training and motivating team members. Ensures the proper flow of product to the customer. Practices 200% Safety accountability (self and others).. Dairy production team members areresponsible to safely and effectively operate a work station or area in a manufacturing process. Team members must ensure that the milk products are packaged in accordance with the productionschedule. Key Responsibilities:

  • Directs all plant manufacturing operations in an efficient manner
  • Manages all team leaders and production staff
  • Maintains and improve productivity, decreasing unit cost
  • Ensures good manufacturing practices (GMP) are maintained
  • Maintains and improve health and safety performance
  • Ensures manufacturing team is fully trained and motivated
  • Confirms production targets are met to ensure a high quality of customer service
  • Develops and manages operating budgets
  • Leads by example with regard to people, food, and safety
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • Bachelor’s degreerequired
  • A minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in food manufacturing
  • 5-10 years of hand-on plant experience in the dairy or food industry
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to deliver results and make decisions while juggling multiple and changing priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and project management skills
  • Reliable and consistent attendance required