Seneca Foods Corporation Plant Manager in Leicester, New York
Mar 16, 2021
Leicester, NY, US, 14481
Custom Field 1:
Seneca Foods is one of North America's leading providers of packaged fruits and vegetables with facilities located throughout the United States. Our high quality products are primarily sourced from over 2,000 American farms. Seneca holds the largest share of of the retail private label, food service, and export canned vegetable markets, distributing to over 90 countries. Products are also sold under the brands of Libby's, Aunt Nellie's, READ, Seneca Farms, Green Valley, CherryMan, Paradise, Pennant, and Seneca labels, including Seneca snack chips. Seneca also provides vegetable products to other companies under various co-pack arrangements.
Seneca Foods is seeking a Full-Time Plant Manager to oversee operations at our Leicester, NY, facility. The qualified candidate has Food Manufacturing experience, knowledge of processing/packaging equipment and 5-10 years of progressive plant supervisory/management experience in a production environment. The Leicester facility processes primarily Beets, Carrots, Mixed Vegetables and Natural Colorants. Apply now for consideration!
Essential Job Functions:
Organize, direct, control, develop, and evaluate the resources of the plant location to effectively meet or exceed objective standards for product quality, employee safety, food safety, customer service andcompetitive cost in compliance with existing regulations and company policies and procedures.
Cultivate ideas, motivate employees, originate solutions and solve problems that occur with people or operations at the plant location.
Provide detailed, short/long range capital plans in support of objectives.
Develop and execute individual production schedules to meet company goals.
Good written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated supervisory skills.
Strong Organizational and problem solving skills.
Experience working within a Union environment is preferred.
4 year college degree preferred.
Certifications in both Thermal Processing and Container Closure Control School along with Better Process Control School preferred.
Ability to speak conversational Spanish, preferred.
Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to providing equal opportunity for all, through a positive and continuing affirmative action program. No employee or applicant will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, military and/or veteran status or any other Federal or State legally protected classes. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please contact us at or call 315-926-8100.
Nearest Major Market: Rochester
Seneca Foods Corporation is committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Seneca Foods Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the ADA, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.