The Judge Group

Downingtown, PA

Shift Supervisor

$43,000-$74,000 / YEAR
Location: Downingtown, PA
Salary: 45-55K
Description: Our client is currently seeking a Shift Supervisor in a beverage manufacturing facility in Chester County, PA.  The Shift Supervisor is an integral, first line management position, proficient in all operations. The position supervises and coordinates brewing, packaging and maintenance staff, working towards production schedule execution by monitoring brewery operations to produce outstanding product in accordance with standard operating procedures (SOPs). 

This job will have the following responsibilities:
  • Lead with clear priorities around safety and quality.
  • Champion safety protocols in all activities, participating in improvements to safety standards where appropriate.
  • Exhibit and maintain proficiency in all operating tasks required
  • Act as a first responder to production questions, issues and concerns.
  • Provide pertinent follow up information to managers, maintenance team, quality assurance team and scheduling.
  • Adhere to SOPs to elevate process control and minimize variability from operator to operator.  Provide edits and improvements to SOPs, as needed.
  • Ensure cleanliness and sanitation of environment and equipment in accordance with QA/QC standards, implementing improvements where appropriate.
  • Fill shifts as necessitated by vacations, staffing levels, necessary overtime.
  • Ensure all equipment is operating safely, at maximum efficiency and maintained to the highest standards by supporting the maintenance department schedule.  Submit work orders as necessary for equipment.
  • Exhibit a strong sense of urgency to problem solving through practicing and perfecting root cause analysis.
  • Conduct periodic one on one meetings with Operators to establish relationship and develop individual development plans.
  • Provide regular feedback on performance and conduct annual reviews for operators, in concert with the department managers.
  • Participate in the interview process for new associates, as well as manage departmental on-boarding and training.
  • Support initiatives to ensure minimal waste during manufacturing.
  • Own assigned continuous improvement effort and report progress and track improvements.

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a production related food or beverage industry will be considered
  • In depth experience with automated and manual systems.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow preventative maintenance plans in a production environment.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Display both a sense of urgency and a positive can-do attitude.
  • Strong computer skills with advanced proficiency in Word, Excel & Power Point.
  • Strong attention to details is required.
  • Able to work rotating shifts.

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