Milk Intake Production Supervisor

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Job Title: Milk Intake Production Supervisor

Company: Agropur

Location: Lake Norden, South Dakota


We are looking for a Milk Intake Production Supervisor in Lake Norden, SD.

The hours for this role would be 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday.

The Milk Intake Production Supervisor assists in overseeing milk procurement planning and scheduling.

  • Perform the daily tasks of certain Sanitation positions based on the Plant Regulatory reports issued on an as needed basis.
  • Work directly with Supervisor and/or Quality when sanitation issues require immediate attention; redirecting workers to these areas as needed.  Provide updates to the Quality Department and Plant or Production Manager as appropriate.
  • Ensure ‘In Process’ targets are met; inspect and confirm that equipment has gone through CIP and is ready for Process through Pre-Op Inspections.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot for equipment questions or issues.  Involve appropriate maintenance, quality, or inventory areas as needed for assistance.
  • Gather and review paperwork, legal charts and chemical concentrations.
  • Ensure all employees are following proper procedures, completing safe working practices, and producing quality products.  Identify and assist in implementing improvements in safety, quality, and productivity on shift.
  • Responsible for employee relations including work direction of employees, hiring, training, performance reviews, administering policies and procedures, disciplinary action, and compensation recommendations.
  • Ensure staffing is appropriate for optimal and efficient production of products; acting as backup for the production line positions as needed.
  • Monitor employees and their breaks.
  • Review weekly payroll time cards and sign off. Review and approve time sheets for team in a timely manner

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.

Experience, Skills and Abilities: 

  • Minimum three (3) years manufacturing experience in a dairy and/or food production plant required.

The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Associate's Degree from a two-year college or technical school in a Science, Business, Operations Management or related field preferred.
  • Equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.

Hours/Employment Type: Full Time

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