Production Supervisor

Location: Goldsboro, NC
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $65,000.00
Date: 11/25/2019
Job ID: 02674398
Job Description
Production Supervisor

  • $20 Billion global foods manufacturer that has been in business for 50+ years has a need for a 2nd shift Production Supervisor

  • They have 50+ facilities nationwide and this is the largest operation with it being over 500,000 sqf and offering a ton of growth potential

  • Our client offers great benefits, stability, and a great team environment.

  • This job is open due to a pending retirement

  • FULL relocation assistance provided 


  • Supervise plant production line workers with an emphasis on teamwork, safety and excellent practices to produce the highest quality products

  • Utilize lean and six-sigma principles to implement continuous improvement methodologies to increase production

  • Maintain production records and ensures production workers are completing records correctly and in a timely manner.

  • Analyze production runs and make suggestions for improvement

  • Manage, evaluate and train staff by coaching, conduction performance appraisals, administering corrective action, training and development by on-the-job programs and appropriate off the job programs.

  • Responsible for making quality products that meet all customer standards

  • Identify significant issues related to quality, safety, down time, production problems or any other unexpected issues.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent manufacturing / military leadership / supervision experience required  

  • 2+ years manufacturing and or military supervision experience required.  Must have food manufacturing experience

  • Good attitude, hardworking, excellent leadership skills, and the ability to think outside the box and use root cause analysis to solve problems

  • Computer literate in spreadsheet and word applications

  • Open to working 2nd shift (3 pm – 11 pm) and work overtime / weekends when necessary (overtime will be paid)


  • Meat processing / packaging or USDA experience is preferred

  • Experience with lean manufacturing, 5S, six-sigma or other continuous improvement tools.  Lean or Six-sigma certifications

  • Able to work in a high-speed facility with the capability of tracking KPI's, efficiencies and implementing lean manufacturing or continuous improvement methodologies

  • Knowledgeable of GMP’s, FDA, AIB, USDA, SQF and OSHA regulations

  • Military veteran