Department Head - Beverage Production

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_438893

Location

Frederick

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD55000-65000 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Frederick, MD - Professional - (USA) 7470 New Technology Way (Professional) MD Frederick , MD - 21703 Phone : 301-694-8921

ContactNumber

301-694-8921

Job Description

Department Head - Beverage Production

Frederick, MD



*This is a permanent, direct hire position with full benefits.



Are you experienced in food or beverage processing? Have you served in a lead role in production? A local food and beverage manufacturer is seeking a hard working individual to lead a small team in the production of beverage products that are renowned for quality and taste. They are looking for an experienced Production Supervisor with an innovative spirit to assist in launching a new line of hard ciders.

As the Department Head you will direct the daily activities of all 1st shift hourly, production employees in your division. You will oversee all phases of beverage and brewery production including processing, packaging, case packing and palletizing. As a leader you will continuously promote a work environment where safety and quality are the two most important objectives. The Department Head also evaluates and mentors team members to increase productivity.



Responsibilities:

* Supervise all production activities in accordance with plant policies and standards regarding safety, quality, productivity and cost

* Provide continual leadership and guidance to a team of 6-8 employees

* Foster strong working relationships that develop team members and increase efficiency

* Cross train and provide training and development for team members

* Monitor shift activities and adjust as needed, assist in production planning

* Ensure plant production targets are achieved for safety, quality, delivery and cost

* Direct and record sanitation acts according to GMP and SOP standards

* Track, analyze and report production data, forecast long-term production expectations

* Communicate status, needs, and progresses to business owners

* Investigate production delays, problem-solve, take corrective action when necessary



Qualifications:

* 5-7 years' experience in a food or beverage manufacturing environment (craft brewery experience preferred)

* A minimum of 2-3 years of Lead or Supervisor level experience

* Proficiency in MS Office suite, experience with a CRM platform strongly preferred

* Working knowledge of OSHA, MOSH, FDA, TTB and food safety standards

* Able to bend, stoop, kneel, walk, stand, and lift up to 50 lbs

* Ability to collect and analyze standard production data

* Ability to work under pressure and make timely, effective decisions



This position brings you:



* Competitive base pay of $55-65,000 annually with an astounding 20% retirement contribution!

* An exceptional benefits package with health, dental, life and disability insurances and PTO

* A first shift only work environment and a standard M-F, 8am-5pm work schedule

* Profit sharing and new product oversight with tremendous growth potential