Production Team Leader - 2nd or 3rd Shift

Maplehurst Bakeries

(Brownsburg, Indiana)
Full Time
Job Posting Details
About Maplehurst Bakeries
Maplehurst Bakeries is a leading producer of frozen bakery products for In-Store and Food Service Bakeries. We are committed to leading the In Store Bakery industry by developing and bringing the most innovative products to market. Our products and services can be found at the best supermarket chains and Foodservice outlets in North America. Since 1967, Maplehurst Bakeries is proud to have become one of our nation’s largest bakeries dedicated to the highest quality bakery product available.
Summary
To lead team members in a food manufacturing environment. The Team Leader is responsible for directing team members, and support teams while safely producing quality bakery goods.
Responsibilities
* Providing direct supervision and motivation to employees. * Overseeing the production of quality, food safe items. * Drive process improvement via improving employee practices and project management. * Analyze and use data to create process improvement projects. * Promote safe work practices and environments for all team members. * Ensure employees are adhering to the company’s safety and GMP standards. * Tracking his or her line’s key indicators such as quality defects, process discrepancies, downtime, and efficiency. * Administration duties such as employee performance, attendance and vacation scheduling. * Leading team members in weekly team performance meetings. * Holding team members accountable to meet expectations. * Instructing and lead employees in the use of IPM (Integrated Process Management) in their daily work. * May assist and contribute to production on an as-needed basis. * AIB training or related industry training is a plus. * Good verbal and interpersonal skills are essential. * Must be able to read, write and understand instructions, warnings, labels and postings in English effectively.
Ideal Candidate
**The position requires that an employee be capable of the following:** * 4-year post secondary program is preferred. * AIB training or related industry training is a plus. * Ability to work assigned hours, off-shifts, and overtime (including most Saturday's). * Computer proficiency and the ability to make arithmetic calculations, complete routine reports and forms, and the ability to understand and follow directions as given are also necessary * Good verbal and interpersonal skills are essential. * Must work closely with others in a team atmosphere. * Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds independently. * Must be able to stand, walk, climb, reach, lift, pull, push, stoop, squat, bend and stretch as needed throughout the assigned eight hour shift. * Must be able to read, write and understand instructions, warnings, labels and postings in English effectively. **In addition to specific hands-on machine operation and/or area training, employees in this position will be required to successfully complete training including, but not limited to, the following programs:** * OSHA required safety training * IPM Training * GMP Awareness * Other topical training as determined by the company
Brownsburg, Indiana
Skills Desired
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  • Administration
  • Management
  • OSHA Safety Requirements
  • Safety
  • Supervision
  • Team Leader
  • Tracking
  • Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)

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