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Lean Plant Operations Manager - Food Safety SQF, HACCP exp

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO) Montclair ,NJ
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Job Description

Lean Plant Operations Manager

Our Client a Global Food Production organization is seeking a Lean Operations Plant Superintendent to oversee the Plant Operation in their Beef Processing facility, located in NJ/NY area.

This facility produces and processes beef into Retail Ready Packaging for major grocery chains throughout the Mid-west, and East Coast Regions. The position has 5 to 6 Supervisors reporting directly and 125+ employees. This amazing opportunity offers a very competitive salary, annual bonus, with excellent benefits.

Come and join one of The Largest Food Processors in The US, and Accelerate your Career Growth with a Global Leader in The Food Processing Industry.

Position: Lean Plant Operations Manager

Salary: Commensurate with experience - Aggressive Base Salary + Bonus + Benefits

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Direct supervision of production/warehouse staff; including 5 to 6 Production Supervisors, Warehouse Manager, and team members. (125+)
  • Overall leadership and accountability for daily production run and next day prep and shipping/receiving.
  • Identify and resolve issues to ensure production targets and quality standards are met or exceeded.
  • Continually improve operations to best meet customer needs, reduce costs and improve production efficiency.
  • Provide updates and problem solve on key issues in production delays, staff problems.
  • Set daily/weekly production schedule in partnership with Leadership Team to meet deadlines.
  • Monitor inventory and maintaining accurate production records.
  • Ensure coordination between production, processing and warehouse team.
  • Role model and drive execution of the plant’s established policies for Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • HACCP, proper sanitation, employee safety procedures and Federal/State regulations.
  • Ensure established process controls are followed and maintained to provide consistent, high-quality products.
  • Oversee maintenance of production equipment and other equipment in the facility.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve equipment issues.
  • Ensure and maintain proper operation & sanitation of the overall facility.
  • Control daily/weekly/quarterly cleaning schedules, determining and scheduling repairs, safety inspections.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Operations, Business, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related technical discipline
  • Direct Production and Distribution experience.
  • Line Responsibility in an operational environment.
  • 7 to 10 years in an operational environment and/or warehouse environment.
  • 7 to 10 years of food production and/or food packaging experience.
  • 7 to 10 years of leadership experience in a warehousing or manufacturing experience.
  • 5 to 8 years of food safety experience.
  • 5 to 8 years of Continuous Improvement and Lean methodology experience
  • SQF Certified. (Food Safety) a plus.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Lean and Continuous Improvement experience.
  • Strong Leadership experience to develop those you supervise.
  • Must be a motivator, Coach and Team Player with the ability to grow and motivate team members.
  • Encourage your team with positive reinforcement.
Company Description
The cornerstone of HireResources success is in its commitment to ethical business practices and superb consumer service.
Our "Code of Ethics"​ is the foundation of this success.
Integrity - Work honestly, every day.
People - Develop and deliver diverse talent Customer
Focus - Anticipate priorities & exceed their expectations
Respect - Value all customers and collaborate with one another
Performance - Be accountable, manage risks and deliver a high level of quality.

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO)


Broad St
Montclair, NJ