Production Supervisor

JOB SUMMARY

The Production Supervisor monitors working procedures and practices to ensure both high yields of quality product and reduced waste.  Working closely with the Senior Associates on the production floor, the Supervisor monitors line workers to ensure that all products are mixed, shaped, baked, and packaged correctly.  In addition to conducting formal training, the Supervisor provides day-to-day coaching and training of Associates and serves as a role model of the TRIBECA Way core values.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Consistently walks the production floor through the Mixing, Shaping, Baking, and Packing Department  to ensure that all Departments are hitting their hourly production numbers – makes necessary adjustments to keep production on track and on time
    • Monitors Mixing Department to ensure and confirm that process parameters and product specifications are adhered to, e.g. ingredients are scaled accurately, schedule is on track, mixing time and speeds are accurate, folding schedule is on track, and arrival temperatures are met
    • Monitors Shaping Department to ensure and confirm process parameters and product specifications are adhered to, e.g. batch schedule on track, equipment settings are set to standard, physical specifications are met, and racks are properly labeled
    • Monitors Baking Department to ensure and confirm process parameters and ensure product specifications are met, e.g. confirming proof times and conditions, scoring/docking, product handling, bake times and cooling procedures
    • Monitors Packing Department to ensure both timely and sequentially correct packaging occurs. Ensures that the Packers are properly monitoring the bread for rejects (not letting bad product through and not throwing good product away)
  • Provides Associates with daily coaching and performance feedback
  • In conjunction with Quality Assurance team, inspects and measures products to verify conformance to all specifications
  • Ensures that Associates have required forms, tools and training to complete their job tasks
  • Works collaboratively with the Production Manager and Maintenance Associates to trouble shoot any issues that disrupt the production process; identifies the root cause and provides long-term systematic solutions
  • Completes daily shift notes in an accurate and timely manner, clearly outlining all production issues affecting output
  • Allocates Associate hours in a timely fashion and completes all other administrative tasks
  • Demonstrates the TRIBECA Way through all interactions with Associates and helps to increase morale through positive Associate engagement

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, & EXPERIENCE

  • 3-5 years supervisory experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience managing a floor in a manufacturing environment
  • Computer skills (MS Office suite required)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication in English; bi-lingual (Spanish) communicator and writer, strongly preferred
  • Lean and/or 6-Sigma certification/experience a plus

TO APPLY FOR THIS ROLE

Tribeca Oven Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Competitive compensation package includes salary, incentive bonus and benefits.

Please send cover letter and resume to hr@tribecaoven.com