Nelson & Associates Recruiting & Outplacement email:

P.O. Box 2686 Kirkland, WA. 98083 (425) 418-4035



Production Supervisor


The production supervisor is responsible for ensuring on-time order fulfillment to customers, facilitating a safe work environment and ensuring production goals are being achieved.

Job Duties:

         Oversees food product manufacturing by supervising staff; organizing and monitoring work flow.

         Manages daily and weekly production labor scheduling to meet pounds per man hour and overtime goals.

         Cross trains production staff to ensure proper coverage in every operational role.

         Manages production employee relations, adherence to employee policies, discipline, and performance reviews.

         Manages equipment preventative maintenance program, scheduling and documenting equipment maintenance and service.

         Completes daily production line monitoring reporting.

         Oversees monthly physical inventory process.

         Ensures adherence to safety standards by conducting safety meetings.

         Participates in Strategic Planning and assist with developing production-related strategic initiatives.

Desired Skills and Attributes:

         Food manufacturing experience.

         Good working knowledge of food production equipment and process controls.

         Supervisory and solid leadership skills.

         Planning, management and organizational skills.

         Computer skills including familiarity with Word, Excel and Outlook. Generally very comfortable with computers; able to learn new programs easily.