Biggs, CA 95917
Duties and Responsibilities:
Supervise the production of a quality product through continual monitoring of the line operations:
o Inspect machinery and equipment for proper operation.
o Ensures that periodic quality checks are performed (i.E. Moisture %, broken kernel %, weight of bags).
Effectively utilize labor hours to maximize product yields and minimize waste. O Assign hourly employees to production line positions which maximize productivity.
o Prepare production lines prior to daily/shift start up.
o Maximize quality bags per hour.
Accurately document daily production line reports in a timely manner. O Track equipment downtime during shift.
o Complete daily production reports at end of shift.
o Ensures all metal detector check and reports are completed accurately.
Maintain all housekeeping and safety standards.
o Ensures that all raw materials and full goods are properly stored and protected.
o Instruct and train all production personnel in proper safety procedures and regulations.
o Direct employees in identifying and correcting any unsafe conditions.
Responsible for compliance to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) and Food Safety Procedures.
Responsible for compliance to Cal-OSHA and Injury Illness Prevention Program, Safety Policies, Procedures and Programs.
Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
When supervising workers engaged chiefly in one occupation or craft, is required to be adept in the activities of the workers supervised.
Performs other duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Recent Supervisory experience in a production facility preferred.
Strong analytical skills.
Strong leadership skills.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to prioritize on the spot and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Skill to use a personal computer and various software packages.
Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision.
Ability to handle and resolve recurring problems.
Established and maintains permanent files.
Must have knowledge and experience operating a Powered Industrial Truck (forklift).
Must have basic reading, writing and math skills, including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division and percentages.
Must have knowledge of rice quality factors and reasonable milling out-turns.