The Packaging Shift Facilitator (Supervisor) is responsible for facilitating the day-to-day production operations for his/her assigned department and shift. He/she is responsible for people and team development, quality performance, production output, employee safety, and food safety. The Facilitator collaborates with the Plant Manager, Department Manager, HR and others to ensure communications and decisions are consistent with the Company’s values, culture, behavior expectations, and policies/procedures. The Facilitator will provide technical expertise when needed.
The Shift Facilitator directly manages the activities of the departmental employees on the assigned shift. The incumbent is responsible for planning, organizing and controlling the day-to-day work of the departmental employees to include compliance with established policies and procedures, scheduling job placement assignments, training and development of employees assigned to his/her shift. The position reports to the Department Manager. The responsibilities of this position have a direct and immediate impact on the quality of our products, the safety of our workers and the efficiency of our operations.
The Shift Facilitator should be an experienced leader of hourly production employees who is a consummate communicator, facilitator, and a patient, compassionate mediator who prefers to lead by example. The incumbent must be able to clearly demonstrate well developed interpersonal and communication skills. Direct experience in supervision in a food manufacturing facility is considered a plus. Demonstrated working experience with computers and business software programs required.