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Production Leads

Onin Staffing Hodgkins ,IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 We are seeking experienced Production Leads for a food manufacturing client in Hodgkins, IL. This is a temp to hire opportunity. Candidates must have experience working in food manufacturing.



1st shift: Monday-Friday 6am-2:30pm

2nd shift: Monday-Friday 2pm-10:30pm

3rd shift: Monday-Friday 10pm-6:30am


*Production Leads may be needed to work weekends depending on business needs.

Pay Rate: up to $20 per hour depending on experience.

Position Summary:

To assist the Production Supervisor in all facets of production.


·         Plant Control:

o    Lead the huddle discussions in the assigned rooms to evaluate and minimize safety, food safety, quality, operations and material issues.

o    Utilize performance tracking metrics (Redzone in the rooms that use it/Ensure that Redzone is functional and being utilized properly by employees) to identify operational areas of improvement and engagement of the operations staff.

o    Complete checklist 4 times per shift and ensure form is completed thoroughly and that it is turned in at the end of each shift.

o    Document issues for their assigned rooms and take ownership to resolve.

·         Changeovers:

o    Coordinate upcoming changeovers with the sanitation lead to ensure all required tools are available.

o    Monitor all changeovers in their assigned rooms against the allotted time and number of people required and make changes as necessary to achieve the targets.

·         Labor:

o    Daily Production Labor Scheduling per required crew size to achieve OEE targets. ( When it is your week to do schedule a relief person will support your rooms)

o    Maintain strong interpersonal partnership with staffing agency with regards to their employees.

o    Work with staffing agency to ensure performance, training and quality is being attained by all temporary employees.

·         Quality:

o    Ensures the quality is acceptable to customer satisfaction and specifications and conforms to HACCP plans.

o    Recognize out of spec product and take action by coaching/advising employees to resolve problem to minimize waste and downtime.

o    Monitor all required paperwork to ensure that the proper checks and documentation is being performed.


·         Materials:

o    Ensure operators/blenders/room leads have raw materials for current and future production. Tracks quantities used and lot numbers.  Coordinates materials with the receiving department to ensure availability when needed.

o    Ensures operation of the equipment by calling for repairs and communicating with the Maintenance team. 

o    Print any paperwork needed for your specified rooms and any labels/placards or material needed as well.



Food Safety Responsibilities:


·         Follow all relevant food safety rules including SQF, cGMPs, and Food Defense.

·         Report any observed food safety violations to your Supervisor immediately.


Please submit resume for immediate consideration.

Company Description
Here at Onin Staffing we offer a paid vacation and holiday plan, affordable healthcare benefits with free dental and vision included, Free 24/7 Teledoctor, bonus programs and even a scholarship for continuing education. While Onin stands out from the rest with these great benefits, the true difference is in how we look at our workforce. We believe that people are a responsibility, not a commodity. With Onin you are not a “temp'—you are a teammate.

Onin Staffing

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Hodgkins, IL