2nd Shift Bakery Production Manager

Manteno, IL

As an Operations Team Leader (also known as Manufacturing Operations Manager, Production Supervisor), you'll be a safety role model, champion of quality, and a strategic planner for manufacturing operations. You'll lead root cause analysis of issues, manage line costs, coordinate multiple shift operations, and ensure proper asset management. Additionally, you'll provide leadership during facility emergencies, support employee training and development, and coordinate with R&D and QA for line trials of new products.

  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic, fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Strong focus on employee development and cross-training.
  • Active role in strategic planning and decision-making.
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years prior relevant experience in Manufacturing Operations or like industry, or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years’ experience in Manufacturing, Operations or like industry.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities including a willingness to listen to others and include others’ ideas in their plan, an eagerness to learn, grow, and take on new challenges, and is self-aware and knows how their actions impact others around them.
  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action in a manufacturing environment.