Production Supervisor in Elk Grove Village, IL at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 1/27/2020

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Production Supervisor

A Production Supervisor is a working, hands-on supervisory position. A supervisor is responsible for multiple production lines on an assigned shift. Individuals in this position are responsible for ensuring all production processes and quality procedures are performed, followed and enforced


  • Follow all general work rules, policies and procedures

  • Must have experience as a production supervisor or lead person in a food manufacturing facility

  • Must be fluent in English (read, write and speak)

  • Must be computer literate

  • Must be mechanically inclined.

  • Must be a high school graduate


  • Ensuring that all products meet or exceed all company quality standards

  • Ensure all established production department standards for products are followed and adhered to.

  • Ensure all quality checks are properly performed at required intervals.

  • Ability to resolve any quality issues by following established defect criteria.

  • Ensure special projects are properly produced following all GMP’s, quality checks and lot tracking requirements.

  • Professionally resolve interpersonal conflicts on the production floor by following established guidelines and procedures

  • Effectively communicate company ideals, principles and goals to all team members across all shifts.

  • Develop and cross train personnel into successful, talented and knowledgeable team members.

  • Manage multiple people in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.

  • Install team-building principles, develop team members into successful long-term employees and promote positive reinforcement.

  • Ability to run All-Fill machine and make minor adjustments including weight, height and timing

  • Ability to perform function test on metal detector, make minor adjustments, recalibrate metal detector

  • Ability to change and make minor adjustments to codes on ink coder. This includes positioning, clarity and information.

  • Ensure all established production department rate standards and schedules

  • Ability to operate and thread Axon label machine. Also make minor adjustments including placement of labels onto bottles, timing and length of label.

  • Ability to run and make minor adjustments to steam tunnel. Minor adjustments include temperature and timing.

  • Ability to run enercon sealer and make minor adjustments. These include adjustments to increase seal strength.

  • Ability to set and run check weigher as well as making minor adjustments to tare unfilled bottles.

  • Ability to thread, load and adjust label-air machine

  • Ability to thread, load and adjust case sealer.

  • Understand how to read and interpret product codes and labels

  • Ability to understand scan guns and record production and labor with correct lot numbers and quantities.

  • Ensure all trash from production rooms/lines is disposed of including wiping down tables, sweeping and mopping floors and taking trash to outside dumpsters

  • Ability to record production and Sage and print appropriate labels.

  • Ability to perform changeovers for size and product on all equipment.

  • Ensure all equipment and facilities are properly cleaned and sanitized according to established procedures.

  • Ensure safe operation of all equipment and material movement devices.

  • All other duties as assigned by the department manager

Will have Authority To:

  • Stop any line to address quality issues and place product on hold.

  • Move people to cross train or address quality issues

  • Authorize any repairs to equipment

Issue appropriate disciplinary action to employees

Elk Grove Village, IL

3pm-1:30AM OT Avail

Permanent position


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