2nd SHIFT PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

Operations Management Support (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Booneville, Mississippi


Description

Position at Swift Prepared Foods

Job Title:  Production Supervisor

 

Location: Booneville, MS

 

Our Company, Your Opportunity:    

        

Nearly 150 years ago, Gustavus Swift founded Swift & Company. He was a true pioneer whose passion and innovative spirit transformed the meat industry. This commitment to transformation mirrors that of Swift Prepared Foods today. Swift Prepared Foods (formerly Plumrose USA) is the prepared foods arm of JBS USA, one of the world’s largest meat companies. This is a unique opportunity to be in a start-up environment, with the backing of a Global CPG Powerhouse. This is a role for someone who is looking for an entrepreneurial challenge in a company with aspirations to be leaders within the CPG world. The position will have both strategic and tactical elements and the person may wear different hats. This is an opportunity for people who want to think Big, dream Big and work to make Big ideas a reality.

 

Our Mission:

 

To be THE BEST in all we do. We are completely focused on our business, ensuring the BEST products and services to our customers, a relationship of trust with our suppliers and profitability for our shareholders. All this, we do to provide an opportunity for a better future for all of our TEAM MEMBERS.

 

Our Values:

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Execute Plant scheduling of finished product
  • Direct Operations shift activities across the plant floor
  • Champion Lean manufacturing training and shop floor education for the shift
  • Review and analyze daily production data
  • Align resources to achieve daily work plan
  • Achieve operational goals regarding safety, quality, yields, labor and cost savings
  • Implement continuous improvement process to improve yields and profitability
  • Collaborate with Superintendents and Operations Manager on new product opportunities
  • Coach/develop workforce to maintain employee engagement and identify the next generation of leaders.

 

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.

 

Skills and Qualifications:

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Minimum 2 years in a food manufacturing plant or similar; meat experience preferred
  • Preferred College diploma or technical degree with emphasis of critical thinking
  • Supervisory skills; good interpersonal relations; ability to handle conflict.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team player with leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication skills in order to lead, engage and motivate individuals and/or teams.
  • A thorough understanding of lean manufacturing principles and leadership applications within a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong proficiency with personal computer software with knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and multiple applications required.
  • Detail oriented and strong analytical skills
  • Highly organized

 

Physical Demands:

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those an employee should possess to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Frequently required to sit; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision and ability to adjust focus
  • Office and plant setting: the plant environment will include wet or humid conditions (non-weather related), extreme cold (non-weather related), and working near moving mechanical parts
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but can be loud when in the production area

 

Work Environment:

 

  • Plant working environment
  • Food manufacturing operations environment

 

 

If interested, please apply at jbssa.com/careers

We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

Swift Prepared Foods is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/Vets/Disability