Production Lead - 12 Hour Day and 12 Hour Overnight Shift

Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP - Mankato, MN (30+ days ago)

Production Lead Summary:
The Production Lead is responsible for providing leadership and direction to employees in the kitchen and packaging areas to continuously improve performance. Coordinates all activities required for a safe, efficient and quality operation across the production floor. Supports production activities and Shift Supervisor as a key member of the on-floor leadership team. Responsible for working safely using processes that meet food safety and quality requirements. Can act as backup to the Shift Supervisor.

Shifts are 12-hour rotating schedules. You will work three days one week and four the next. Every other weekend is required. The day shift is 6:00 AM- 6:00 PM and the overnight shift is 6:00 PM- 6:00AM.

Production Lead Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Leads production activities to meet daily production metrics, standards, and goals. Oversees the tracking and recording of production metrics as required.
Coordinates with Quality Lead, Sanitation Lead, and Warehouse Lead to ensure effective and efficient workflow across all plant functions.
Acts in accordance with all safety requirements, setting an example for others to follow. Works closely with the Safety Specialist to complete audits as necessary and lead efforts to improve safety for all plant employees.
Coordinates with the Shift Supervisor, and other management personnel, daily production activities and projects to meet production, changeover, and sanitation standards.
Owns and implements best practices by improving efficiencies and processes on the floor. Responsible for leading small groups to help improve and implement best practices.
Responsible and accountable for overseeing all production, safety, and food quality efforts during the shift. Ensures that regular checks are being completed throughout the shift and are correct and complete.
Responsible for overseeing production staff scheduling including work assignments, break periods, overtime, time off, training and other labor considerations.
Handles and directs floor issues to the proper supporting management personnel such as quality, safety, maintenance, HR, warehouse and sanitation.
Leads employee placement and assignment on the floor and tracks employee attendance, reporting concerns to the Shift Supervisor for follow up.
Provides feedback on employee performance (positive and constructive) to the Production Supervisor for documentation and communication.

Production Lead Requirements:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must be certified in all kitchen and packaging positions.
Must be able to effectively communicate and interpret work instructions and safety rules using English.
Ability to accurately add and subtract two-digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's and apply fractions.
Ability to perform operations of weight, volume, and length measurement.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one- or two-step instructions.
Ability to deal with standardized situations with only occasional or no variables.

Benefits and Rewards:
The company offers a competitive salary and benefits package for eligible employees including a premium health plan, 401 (k) retirement plan, and professional development in an open, growing and supportive work environment. EEO/AA Employer

Husband and wife entrepreneurs Dan and Angie Bastian founded the snack company out of their garage in 2001 in Mankato, MN as a means of creating a college fund for their children. Their gluten free, non-GMO, whole grain popcorn was rebranded in 2012 to Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP. The popcorn is proudly sold in natural food, grocery, club and mass retail outlets nationwide with a product presence in Canada, South Korea, Peru, the Caribbean and Mexico. Angie's BOOMCHICKAPOP is loved by fans as an empowered, spirited brand that represents authentic, real food that delivers on the attributes of clean, transparent labeling and great taste experience. To learn more about Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP, visit or visit the Angie’s BOOMCHICKAPOP Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.

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