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Director of Packing Facilities- Todd Greiner Farms

Posted 2 years ago in Manufacturing/Operations



Job Description:

Todd Greiner Farms is a diversified fruit, vegetable, and evergreen farm established in 1994 and is also a leader in fresh packing fruits and vegetables. Todd Greiner Farms started out farming 120 acres in 1994 and grew to 1,200 acres in 2012; most recently taking on another 1,000 acres beginning in 2013. With this growth we need the addition of more talented key staff to continue our success. Our mission is to always strive to grow, pack and ship the freshest, highest quality product that our customers deserve through our commitment to be the best and our dedication to food safety. We have a great team of knowledgeable people that Todd and Sarah value very much and we are looking to expand our team.

We are seeking a strong leader, motivator, and strategic thinker to join our team as the Director of Packing Facilities overseeing two fresh cut/pack facilities in Hart, MI. We are looking for someone to direct and coordinate daily production to achieve the lowest cost of production while meeting the highest standards of quality.

Todd Greiner Farms is located in beautiful western Michigan along the Lake Michigan shoreline. Living and working in a small rural farming community, you learn to appreciate all of the simplicities that life has to offer.

Benefits: Health insurance, group Aflac insurance, company truck (work use only), house available

Position Reports to:
Owner
Responsibilities & Duties:
  • Manage two fresh pack facilities and directly manage all labor, scheduling, inventory, quality, and efficiency of each line
  • Manage the equipment, labor and prioritization of projects/tasks for optimal efficiency; critical focus on reducing downtime
  • Directly oversee up to 40 people, manage performance and conduct training
  • Ensure quality of product meets each customer’s specifications
  • Monitor and assess equipment needs to ensure optimal efficiency
  • Assist with repairs and maintenance of equipment
  • Oversee inventory levels to ensure shipment needs are met and quality is being maintained in storage
  • Meet production goals for labor cost per pack or per lb, safety and quality
  • Maintain a good partnership and clear communication with growers we are packing
  • Coordinate with Sales manager on any additional raw product needed to meet contract volume
  • Work with owners to manage packing costs and analyze other expenses for each packing line
  • Ensure accurate records are maintained for quality control records, shipping/receiving and order tracking
  • Maintain a highly organized and clean appearance of the facilities
  • Maintain a safe work environment and ensure safety practices are being followed
  • Adhere to GMP Food Safety Practices
Requirements:
  • Be a strong leader with the ability to lead, motivate, and uphold candid conversations with employees on expectations and performance
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weakness of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems.
  • Flexibility to meet changing customer demands and changing hours
  • Maintain a professional image and demeanor; uphold the image of Todd Greiner Farms to growers, customers, the community, and its employees
  • Supervisory experience in a packing facility, food processing, or food manufacturing environment
Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Agriculture, Engineering, or Business preferred

About Todd Greiner Farms:

Todd Greiner Farms is a diversified fruit, vegetable, and evergreen farm established in 1994 and is also a leader in fresh packing fruits and vegetables. Todd Greiner Farms started out farming 120 acres in 1994 and grew to 1,200 acres in 2012; most recently taking on another 1,000 acres beginning in 2013. With this growth we have been adding more talented key staff to our team in order to continue our success.

Our mission is to always strive to grow, pack, and ship the freshest, highest quality product that our customers deserve through our commitment to be the best and our dedication to food safety. We have a great team of knowledgeable people that Todd and Sarah value very much.

Todd Greiner Farms is located in beautiful western Michigan along the Lake Michigan shoreline. Living and working in a small rural farming community, you learn to appreciate all of the simplicities that life has to offer.

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