SHIPPING GENERAL FOREMAN
Position at JBS USA Food Company
POSITION: General Foreman
- 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.
- 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
- JBS is an equal opportunity employer.