The Production Supervisor is a member of the plant leadership team and plays a key role in providing management and leadership to deliver business results and operational improvements. Under the direction of the Business Unit Manager- the Production Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day manufacturing operations for an assigned area and shift.
This role has responsibility to achieve productivity- efficiency- customer service- cost- quality- safety and employee engagement objectives through both individual and team contributions. Provides direction- leadership- development and support to direct reports through empowerment- teamwork- on-the-job assignments and continuous improvement projects and initiatives. Develops- implements and promotes safety programs and safe work practices through involvement in plant safety teams- programs and initiatives. Promotes sound employee & labor relations within the department by developing and maintaining an effective organization with qualified personnel. Develops- promotes- and supports continuous improvement and other cross-functional initiatives.
- BA/BS Degree in Business- Food Science- Engineering or related field is preferred
- 2+ years of experience in supervisor role
- 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
- The ability to lead- motivate and mentor large teams of hourly associates is required
- Strong communication and leadership skills
- Strong analytical/critical thinking
- Strong accountability- consistency and follow-through skills
- Ability to work effectively with a wide array of plant personnel ranging from hourly employees to senior management
Kraft Heinz is a global food company with a delicious heritage. With iconic and emerging food and beverage brands around the world, we deliver the best taste, fun and quality to every meal table we touch. We’re on a mission to disrupt not only our own business, but the global food industry. A consumer obsession and unexpected partnerships fuel our progress as we drive innovation across every part of our company.
Around the world, our people are connected by a culture of ownership, agility and endless curiosity. We also believe in being good humans, who are working to improve our company, communities, and planet. We’re proud of where we’ve been – and even more thrilled about where we’re headed – as we nourish the world and lead the future of food.
We grow our people to grow our business. We champion great people who bring ambition, curiosity, and high performance to the table as the guardians of our beloved and nostalgic brands. Good isn't good enough. We choose greatness every day by challenging the ordinary and making bold decisions. All while celebrating our wins - and our failures – as we work together to lead the future of food.
Challenging the status quo takes talent. We invest in your purpose and potential by developing skills and nurturing strengths that leave a legacy on our business and a lasting impact on your career. Because great people make great companies, and we’re growing something great here at Kraft Heinz.
Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer that prohibits discrimination or harassment of any type. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require an accommodation to participate in the job application or hiring process should contact HRcompliance@kraftheinz.com.