SHIPPING GENERAL FOREMAN

Supply Chain, Procurement & Transportation Souderton, Pennsylvania


Description

Position at JBS USA Food Company

DESCRIPTION

Position at JBS USA Food Company

 

POSITION: General Foreman

 

DEPARTMENT: Shipping

 

LOCATION: Souderton

  

QUALIFICATIONS:     

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally.
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills.
  • Management experience in meat packing industry.
  • Computer knowledge required.
  • Good organization skills.
  • Associates Degree in related field preferred.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field preferred.
  • RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Monitor all Production operations to maximize value and increase productivity.
  • Supervise/ Manage Production Departments.
  • Effectively supervise Operations Supervisors.
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external customers to maintain and increase satisfaction and product knowledge.
  • Perform various duties as assigned.
  • Direct supervisors with respect to production volume, quality, cost, and meeting production schedules and delivery dates.
  • Ensure adherence to procedures that promote the health and welfare of all employees in the departments.
  • Train and develop supervisors to provide management depth and develop a consciousness of the need for team work to attain department objectives.
  • Review daily production schedule for the department to plan work and personnel assignments; coordinate extra work to be accomplished.
  • Monitor and confirm that machinery, equipment, and facilities are properly maintained and sanitized for efficient production.
  • With appropriate management personnel, study operations where cost standards are not being met to determine causes and apply corrective measures.
  • Arrange to have appropriate production records prepared and maintained.
  • Maintain good employee relations and adherence to labor contract provisions, take proper and judicious disciplinary measures when required, and assist supervisors in handling grievances.
  • Assure efficient and economical utilization of materials, improvement of methods, and elimination of wasteful practices within the department.
  • In concert with individual supervisors, establish accountabilities and goals used for performance evaluation.
  • Attend and schedule appropriate meetings.
  • Perform various other duties as needed.

  • We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401(k) plan   
  • EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled
  • JBS is an equal opportunity employer.