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Production Supervisor

Maxx Performance Roanoke, VA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Company Overview 

Our company is the leading provider of microencapsulated solutions for human and animal nutrition. Our goal and technology allow us to extend the useful benefits of food and feed ingredients for varied markets such as agriculture, pharmaceuticals, and foodstuffs.  

We are an essential business and have been operating beyond standards to ensure our employees' safety through updated measures in 2021.

Our manufacturing facility is located here in Roanoke, VA. 

Apply with us if you are looking to be in an environment that is innovative in our daily operations and ingenious.

We fully commit to delivering an atmosphere that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion amongst our team.



Job Details

Our manufacturing team in Roanoke is seeking a Production Supervisor to oversee our production, support order fulfillment, warehouse organization, lead the production floor to meet targets, and production planning. This position is ideal for someone looking to grow their leadership experience and is up to the challenge of helping an innovative business reach its MAXXimum potential.

FULL-TIME Shift: Mondays-Fridays from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm

                                    Saturdays- TBD based on production schedule 

Starting Pay from $16-19 an hour. Pay scale is revised after three-month employment period based upon job performance. There is opportunity for growth!

Matching 401K plan applicable to all employees that are eligible after one year with full-time status.


Principal Duties/ Major Responsibilities:

¨     Supports the Quality Control Manager in the daily operations of the manufacturing floor, ensuring the production processes from start to finish are being produced to the required specifications and company standards.

¨     Production planning based on orders- raw materials, finished products

¨     End of day production report; to meet production goals

¨     Organizes and directs daily operations of production employees.

¨     Operates equipment to process products (if necessary).

¨     Ensures product is meeting standards.

¨     Documents daily production activities and ensures that all safety and GMP rules are followed and enforced.

¨     Completes paperwork accurately.

¨     Ensures that job duties and responsibilities are performed in accordance with company policies and procedures.

¨     Must meet production deadlines.

¨     With guidance from Management, operate designated area within approved guidelines, such as labor, yield, and material use.

¨     Accountable for the enforcement of procedures, general policy, work methods, equipment operation, GMP's, and safety policies.



¨     Two (2) years previous food manufacturing experience preferred. Prior experience in a food manufacturing environment with thorough knowledge of food manufacturing processes and procedures. 

¨     Lead/Supervisory experience preferred.

¨     High School diploma or GED.  

¨     Knowledgeable in Good Manufacturing Practices  

¨     Food Safety Knowledge a plus (Company will train)

¨     Ability to safely operate and maintain equipment with a high degree of precision and control in a work environment where product quality is of the highest priority.

¨     Basic computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook).

¨     Experience teaching and training others.

¨     Organized with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

¨     Strong and effective communication skills – verbal and written.

¨     Confident reporting to management (line performance, line status/issues, personnel problems, etc.) and willingness to recommend solutions.

¨     Capable of allocating resources and recognizing those experienced and inexperience, ensuring they are assigned appropriately.

¨     Sense of urgency.

¨     Attention to detail.

¨     Reliable transportation

¨     Be able to lift at least 50 lbs. regularly

¨     Reliable, predictable attendance is required

¨     Employee must have the ability to climb stairs and be on their feet for long periods of time.

¨     Must have a practical working knowledge of basic arithmetic functions (multiplication, division, addition, subtraction).



Candidates must be accustomed to working in a manufacturing plant with varying temperatures. This position is subject to noise from machinery. It will require varying degrees of personal protective equipment, including steel-toed boots, earplugs, gloves, lab coats, masks, and safety glasses or goggles. 

Maxx Performance

Why Work Here?
Competitive 401K plans, wages, and job security.


Roanoke, VA



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