THIRD SHIFT PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR - EVISCERATION

Operations Management (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Russellville, Alabama


Description

Position at Pilgrim's

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervises the day-to-day activities of departmental operations and personnel to meet established production, quality control and safety standards.
  • Ensures activities meet short-term goals established for processing continuity and balance such as creating shift schedules, ordering materials, machine loading, grievance resolution and equipment maintenance.
  • Works with other plant function areas as needed to ensure support in attaining output, productivity and quality.
  • Schedules, trains and motivates processing labor force to ensure consistent attainment of processing schedules at optimum productivity and cost levels.  Interviews and recommends individuals for open positions.
  • Recommends improvements in production flow or methods.
  • Uses operating methods and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and to improve product quality.
  • Notifies management personnel of machines and/or equipment that could be modified to improve processing and quality of products.
  • Responsible for daily departmental safety inspections, safety observations and incident investigations on an as needed basis.
  • Maintains compliance with Pilgrim's Cardinal Safety Rules.  Must complete DuPont Safety Observation training.

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3 or more years of previous Supervisory experience.
  • Poultry or food industry experience a plus.
  • Previous leadership skills with 20 or more employees.
  • Effective communication both orally and in writing.
  • Capable of independent decision making.
  • Must have basic computer knowledge.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma/GED; College Degree in related field preferred.

 

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled