Supervisor - Freezer

Company Name:
Wells Dairy Inc.
Freezer Supervisor - Nights (Freezer-South Ice Cream Plant)
We have an opening for a Freezer Supervisor on the night shift. The Supervisor is responsible for day-to-day supervision of assigned teams of employees who perform specific tasks as part of the freezer operations. Responsible for communicating expectations, managing accountability and delivering desired results in the areas of safety, quality, delivery and cost. The normal schedule will involve working mostly evenings Sunday through Thursday; hours are typically 4:00 p.m. until 3:00 a.m., with rotating weekend work.
Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Administer standards of work to ensure employees consistently, safely and effectively perform assigned tasks and responsibilities in accordance with established SOPs/Standard Work and document as required. Take ownership of the training and qualification process of all direct reports.
Support and maintain a continuous improvement (CI) culture across assigned work teams; serve as a leader of change.
Actively identify opportunities to optimize cost structure in the areas of materials, scheduling, labor, etc. managing daily improvement (MDI).
Monitor quality activities within the manufacturing processes to prevent quality failures and ensure compliance with plant manufacturing control programs (e.g., QMS) as well as company policies, food manufacturing GMPs, and relevant food safety regulations.
Communicate openly and effectively with assigned teams on a regular, frequent basis to ensure awareness and understanding of important information impacting the individual, team or operation.
Follow and enforce required safety policies, promote and acknowledge safe behavior and appropriately address safety related concerns. Foster peer to peer safety, quality, delivery and cost accountability.
Optimize labor schedules to ensure appropriate coverage in support of attainment goals and labor budget. Work proactively to minimize schedule changes and balance the needs of the operation.
Develop and build capability of people as individuals and teams through a variety of techniques and tools focused on motivation, teamwork, mentoring and coaching. Drive individual accountability and ownership of results.
Utilize and manage the necessary resources and processes across functions to achieve designated performance goals.
Take ownership for the results of the operation from end-to-end by working within assigned team, as well as, across shifts and cross-functionally with departments that impact the desired results of the operation.
Qualification include:
Understanding of our frozen foods distribution process.
Excellent leadership skills, flexibility, and communication skills.
Strong organizational and people skills.
At least 2 years supervisory experience
A college degree is preferred.
Wells Enterprises is an EEO/AA employer M/F/Vet/Dis
Req Id: 3111
Job Location: Le Mars, IA
Job Type: Manufacturing Prof

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Customer Experience Supervisor
Davenport, IA Office Depot
Print Services Supervisor
Davenport, IA Office Depot
Catering Supervisor, Senior @ Drake University
Des Moines, IA Sodexo Inc.
Catering Supervisor
Davenport, IA Sodexo Inc.
NE District Parks Supervisor
Manchester, IA Iowa Department of Administrative Services
Supervisor, Database Administration
Des Moines, IA CO-OP Financial Services