Kerry Production Supervisor in Owatonna, Minnesota
Requisition ID 23265
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production
Posting Type DNI
Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.
A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
Where you'll work:
At our Owatonna, MN facility we are part of the Beverage division and we make dry beverages like powdered drink mix and dry coatings for our retail customers. If you’re looking to build a career in manufacturing with a team you can have some fun with, we might be the team for you. This site participates in many local area charities and festivals.
Where you'll do:
The 2nd shift Production Supervisor is fundamental to our team. You’ll be overseeing the production function, with at least 15 direct reports. This is key to our success, and so are you.
Are coaching and developing employees something you’re passionate about? Do you have an eye for process efficiencies and continuous improvement? This is key to our success, and so are you! You’ll collaborate with other teams, coordinating production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality control departments to achieve sustained and improved efficiencies. If this is something you feel passionate about, ensuring all employees uphold our quality and food safety procedures and policies, this may be the next great opportunity for you!
This role also requires attention to detail while completing daily tasks such as scheduling, reporting, and conducting regular visual line checks to ensure proper dating, labeling, and packaging.
Qualifications and skills
What you'll need to be successful:
If you’re up to the challenge and have the following qualifications and background, please apply.
Bachelor's Degree preferred in related field; High School Diploma Required
Strong leadership skills are a must.
Is your passion leading team members to achieve production targets in a safe and efficient manner? If you have at least 3 years leading a fast paced production team, then we need you!
Do you have a "go getter" mentality and an entrepreneurial drive? Great we want to speak to you!
Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here (http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf) . Additional information can also be here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf) .