Operations Management Support Grand Island, Nebraska


Position at JBS USA

Position Title: JBS Sanitation Supervisor 

Position Overview: We are currently seeking a highly organized and hands-on individual to join our organization as a Sanitation Operations Supervisor. As a Sanitation Operations Supervisor, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day sanitation activities at our facility, ensuring compliance with regulations, maintaining cleanliness, training employees, and prioritizing safety. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership skills, excellent problem-solving abilities, and a demonstrated commitment to maintaining a safe and sanitary work environment.


1. Sanitation Operations Management:

· Supervise and actively participate in the execution of daily sanitation activities, including cleaning, sanitizing, waste management, and pest control, to ensure compliance with established procedures and schedules.

· Conduct regular inspections to assess sanitation conditions, identify areas for improvement, and take immediate corrective actions.

· Lead by example in maintaining high cleanliness and hygiene standards throughout the facility.

· Collaborate with the Sanitation Operations Superintendent to develop and update sanitation protocols, procedures, and guidelines.

· Oversee the inventory of sanitation supplies, equipment, and chemicals, ensuring their availability, proper storage, and efficient usage.

2. Employee Training and Development:

· Train and mentor sanitation staff on proper sanitation procedures, equipment operation, safety protocols, and personal hygiene practices.

· Provide ongoing coaching and support to employees, ensuring their understanding and adherence to sanitation protocols and safety guidelines.

· Foster a positive and inclusive work environment, encouraging teamwork, open communication, and continuous improvement.

3. Safety and Compliance:

· Champion a culture of safety and ensure adherence to safety guidelines, policies, and procedures within the sanitation team.

· Identify and mitigate potential safety hazards or risks related to sanitation operations.

· Collaborate with the health and safety team to implement and reinforce safety programs, conduct safety training sessions, and investigate accidents or incidents.

· Ensure compliance with all applicable sanitation regulations, company policies, and industry best practices.

4. Quality Control and Continuous Improvement:

· Implement quality control measures to ensure sanitation processes meet established standards and comply with regulatory requirements.

· Collaborate with the quality assurance team to address any sanitation-related issues that may impact product quality and safety.

· Proactively identify opportunities for process improvement in sanitation operations, and implement innovative solutions to enhance efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability.

· Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in sanitation management, and propose relevant improvements or upgrades.


· High school diploma or equivalent. Additional relevant education or certifications are a plus.

· Proven experience in hands-on sanitation operations, preferably in a manufacturing or food processing environment.

· Strong knowledge of sanitation regulations and industry best practices.

· Excellent leadership and supervisory skills, with the ability to lead by example and motivate a team effectively.

· Hands-on approach with a willingness to actively participate in sanitation activities as needed.

· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to train and develop employees, and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.

· Detail-oriented with strong problem-solving abilities and the ability to prioritize tasks.

· Proficient computer skills, including experience with MS Office applications.

· Commitment to safety and ability to promote and enforce a culture of safety.

· Physical stamina and ability to perform hands-on duties that may involve bending, lifting, and standing for extended periods.

Join our team as a hands-on and safety-focused Sanitation Operations Supervisor. Apply today to contribute to our commitment to maintaining a clean, safe, and sanitary work environment.