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Production Supervisor

Metro Green

Job Summary

Reporting to the General Manager the Production Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing the postponement production area with up to 40 teammates. They will need to maintain a safe, productive, quality and positive environment.


  • Oversee team of up to 40 teammates in production area
  • Plan, assign and follow-up on work activities in your areas and meet required goals
  • Train employees, obtain performance results, organize and assign work, and maintain productive, safe and motivating environment
  • Health & Safety management–ensure operations procedures, equipment and facilities are in compliance with company policies and regulatory requirements
  • Maximizes quality and productivity by understanding job standards for each function and evaluating performance variances to identify root cause and corrective action
  • Participate in collection of performance measurements consistent with customer and site requirements
  • Implement and actively ensure compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Ensure inventory integrity. Perform timely reconciliations on work orders. Research and resolve discrepancies as necessary
  • Manage resources–equipment and assets and develop control tools that ensure accountability
  • Manages labor hours and payroll
  • Perform other tasks as assigned
  • Support systems related inputs as required
  • Ensure product flow to and from production area is maintained
  • Ensure product compliance and process throughout the facility is maintained


  • Associate degree in Supply Chain Management and / or equivalent job experience
  • 3-5 years management experience
  • Previous experience in Co-Pack environment a plus
  • Experience in a food warehouse environment a plus
  • Experience with PackManager a plus

Skills Required

  • Effectively problem solve, delegate and follow-up on tasks assigned to Team Members
  • Strong administrative and problem solving skills
  • Goal focused with demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks in fast paced environment with high attention to detail
  • Able to troubleshoot issues, anticipate problems and make logical decisions
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety regulations, policies, operating and maintenance instructions, work orders, assembly specifications and procedures manuals
  • Strong interpersonal skills and proven leadership ability
  • Good computer skills (MS Office, Red Prairie)
  • Organized and shows strong attention to detail
  • Ability to adapt to changes quickly and work under time pressures
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs – 50 lbs
  • Able to stand throughout the day
  • Thorough knowledge and adherence to company policies and procedures
  • Approachable, positive interpersonal style
  • Capable of working independently and as part of a team