Sun Basket is the #1 healthy meal kit in the United States. The company has grown rapidly from $0-$200M+ revenue over the past 4 years. Ranked the #1 online healthy eating platform by Epicurious in 2019 and Buzzfeed 2 years in a row, Sun Basket is disrupting the $650B grocery market with a fundamentally healthier, easier, and more personal way to cook and eat at home. Backed by top-tier investors, Sun Basket is based in San Francisco, CA and delivers millions of meals nationwide each month.
Sun Basket looking for energetic and dedicated Production Supervisor who is passionate about food and a commitment to quality, to join our team Westampton, NJ, located about 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia.
The Production Supervisor will be responsible for assigned day-to-day operations and the flow of fulfillment operations. Responsibilities may include ensuring products are processed efficiently and that quality control is being top priority at all times while adhering to the production schedule and budget. This position will be committed to contributing to our positive culture, and ensuring our customers are delighted with each box ordered.
What you'll do:
Implement policies and procedures set forth by the Night Shift Manager and the Company for the Department.
Communicate updates, projects and procedure changes with all team leads and associates on a regular basis. Mentor and guide all shift leads and adding support when needed.
Provide training to all departmental employees following prescribed procedures.
Assure that all employees are performing to the expectations of their job.
Enforce all occupational and food safety procedures in all areas of the production floor by providing training, conducting audits, and correcting unsafe situations.
Ensure employees’ adherence to product specifications, SOP’s, GMP’s and company policies.
Review employees’ work hours weekly and approve any overtime.
Create and issue required production paperwork to line leaders and audit it daily for completeness and accuracy.
Update all appropriate department logs, including daily reporting to department heads on cycle progress.
Be the first line of quality control for food & packaging products coming into the production floor. Having a primary quality focus on all perishable goods.
Partner with the quality assurance team, correcting errors immediately and in a positive manner.
Supervise large team of 50-70 hourly staff members, as well as 4-6 hourly shift leads.
Assign departmental employees to their respective lines or tasks based on the production schedules and ensure that correct manning and line speeds are in place.
Manage proper rotation and storage. Make sure products are being used on a FIFO basis. Ensure products are stored in the correct rooms.
Participate in corporate and departmental meetings as requested.
Who you are and why you're right for us:
High School Diploma or equivalent required, A.A or B.S strongly preferred
3+ years of related experience in food handling, procurement and vendor management, warehousing or materials management in a manufacturing environment
2+ years of supervisory experience and leading a crew of 50+ employees
Intermediate Microsoft Office knowledge (i.e. Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.) and Google Suite (Gmail, sheets, etc.)
Excellent communicator both verbal and written, Bilingual strongly preferred
Ability to work calmly under pressure, multi-task and adapt to continuous change
Must be willing to work in a refrigerated environment, 10-40 degrees Fahrenheit
Ability to work in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
Knowledge of agriculture, produce, and raw materials
What types of shifts you may be working:
Approximately 40+ hours per week.
Must be able to work 2nd shift, Thurs- Mon 2:30pm-11:30pm schedule.
Why should you work with us?:
We offer a competitive salary.
Quality health and wellness benefits, paid partially by the company. We offer medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, and life insurance for qualified employees.
We help you save for retirement with our 401(k) + company match.
You'll work hard, but we'll make sure you're rewarded for it through our company sponsored events and employee recognition programs.
Unlimited paid time off (Need time off? Take it, the work will be here when you get back)
Access to our weekly internal Farmer's Market, where you can take home free quality produce and pantry items.
50% discount of our subscription service
Opportunity to grow your skill set and work with some of the industry's top professionals
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Sun Basket, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), race, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), color, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, sexual orientation, military service status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law or ordinance or regulation.
We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply. In accordance with applicable laws, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Sun Basket, Inc. also provides reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities or for sincerely held religious beliefs or practices to the fullest extent required by law. If you would like to request an accommodation or believe you have been subject to discrimination, please contact the Company’s Human Resources Department.