Production Supervisor

  • Idaho Falls, ID
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you someone who enjoys mechanics, problem solving, and leading people? We may just have the opportunity for you!

Idahoan Foods is located in the heart of the Intermountain Region of the Pacific Northwest. Our company is fast-paced, but our community has maintained the slower pace of life with plenty of outdoor recreation; we are just a couple hours from Yellowstone National Park, Grand Targhee Resort and Sun Valley.

 

Idahoan Foods is hiring a Production Supervisor in our Idaho Falls Facility. This is a salary level position and compensation with be determined by experience and education. 

Job Description

Principle Accountabilities:

Operations: Observes and adjusts product and process flow including raw products, cooking and cooling temperatures, mash flow, and waste processes to ensure that product is in grade and production standards are met. Ensures proper additives are used for production.

 Reports: Prepare reports such as daily potato usage, daily production summary, and wastewater reports.

 Policies and Procedures: Ensures that all proper procedures and paperwork are in place for audits, including accessibility to all charts, daily logs, reports, checklists and graphs. Completes maintenance job orders if repairs are needed, ensuring that all equipment is maintained and running adequately. Completes daily roster, ensuring accurate coverage for each position in the Processing Department.

 Safety: Responsible for all areas of safety, including conducting monthly employee safety procedures such as “lock-out tag-out”.  Attends HACCP meetings and monthly safety meetings (conducts safety meeting if asked). Trains and monitors all shift employees to ensure proper production, GMP’s and safety guidelines are followed.

 

Qualifications

Education and/or Experience

Bachelor’s Degree—in engineering or sciences preferred, not required. Preferred candidates would have two years of a trade school and/or five years experience in production and maintenance. 

Language Skills

Ability to read, comprehend, and compose simple to complex instructions, polices, procedures and correspondence. Exhibits effective speaking and written communication skills.

Computer Skills

Proficient is using Microsoft applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

Reasoning Ability

Possesses strong analytical, quantitative, communication, problem solving, and technical skills.  Has the ability to creatively apply experience, and common sense for processes and employees. Demonstrates the self-confidence and maturity to make decisions and solve problems with minimal direction. Organized and able to manage and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.

Work Environment

The position is located in a food processing facility. Sixty percent of time will be on the production floor and forty percent of time will be in an office setting. Responsible for keeping work area clean, and for general clean ups during and after shutdowns.

Interpersonal Skills

Team player, flexible and accepts changing assignments and accountabilities.

Additional Information

Idahoan Foods, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state, or local law.