Fort Worth, TX 76101 | Temporary
This position is responsible for all aspects of production during a shift necessary to ensure that orders and production planning goals are met. This role is critical for the coordination of all positions under their area of responsibility for this purpose. This position must be able to operate and if necessary perform all functions in their area of operation if required. This position covers the lab functions, testing and team oversight for analysis when a QA Lab Technician is not present. This position requires the ability to lead and execute the objectives of the company through a team of individuals trained and mentored on their shift. Responsible for the understanding, training and execution of company policies and procedures. If needed, this position is the key role for escalation of issues or corrective actions that Management needs to be aware of and is the representative of the company in certain situations This position is also responsible for the safe and clean operation of activities within their area of responsibility and of their team.
Lead all activities necessary during a shift to manage inventory, traceability, product integrity and compliance to standards.
Work closely with the Inventory Manager to ensure all orders on a constantly changing schedule are met.
Follow proper Work Instruction procedures for the management of liquid and specialty liquid sugar, lab testing for conformance to specification and all aspects of product integrity.
Ensure the integrity of product if source material is an issue.
Troubleshoot and correct production or mechanical issues on the floor.
Promote and expect a safe work environment at all times.
Review and sign off on all load documentation prior to shipping. Work with lab to verify results as required.
Develop and train staff according to company objectives. Review and mentor staff according to plan.
Be able to perform all lab chemical testing procedures and troubleshoot issues.
Ensure the proper security of the facility at all times for biosecurity purposes
Oversee and assist with the maintenance of equipment as directed and ensure the work area is clean at all times.
Operate and maintain a forklift or other equipment for positioning or managing material as needed.
Sample product as required by Quality instructions and perform qualified testing as required.
Follow GMP and other quality processes and procedures.
Perform sanitation on equipment as required.
Perform other duties as assigned
A. Education and Experience:
Ability to work in a food manufacturing environment
Previous food industry experience is preferred in excess of five years
Supervisory experience in a food manufacturing environment preferred
Ability to communicate in a superior manner and in multiple languages if required
B. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be adaptable and flexible
Ability to lead and mentor a cross functional team
Ability to communicate and understand expectations for role
Ability to work independently
Manager the expectations of the company and react to issues
Ability to recognize and escalate issues to Management as needed
Recordkeeping / documentation skills
Basic understanding of laboratory testing equipment
Basic understanding of documentation needed for process
Requires prolonged standing, bending, stooping and climbing.
Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate manufacturing equipment, keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other equipment.
Requires normal range of hearing and vision (including colors) to record, prepare and communicate appropriate reports and laboratory results.
Requires lifting up to 75+ pounds. Requires exposure to machines, chemicals and solvents.
Apply online today: APSFtWorth@apstemps.com or call 817-306-7277 for additional details.
Equal Opportunity Employer