Production Supervisor

Job Title
Production Supervisor
Job ID
                                           Production Supervisor                                                          

We are working with a rapidly growing company that uses state-of-the-art indoor farming techniques to produce pesticide-free baby-leaf greens. Our client is very dedicated to reducing the environmental impact of food and serving local communities. Seeking a talented Production Supervisor who will be an essential part of the greenhouse management team. This individual will be responsible for day-to-day management of the company’s hourly workforce.

Location: Rochelle, Illinois

*Please note: Our client requires this individual to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Directly supervisor greenhouse operations and ensure high performance.
  • Plan and execute the production schedule, providing supervision and direction to production leads.
  • Allocate resources to ensure minimum downtime and completion of scheduled activities.
  • Prioritize and manage workload to ensure assignments address goals and objectives.
  • Manage to KPIs tied to labor expenses and other operating expenses.
  • Focus on continuous improvement and innovation.
  • Help drive a culture of safety and quality.
  • Ensure compliance on all food safety material, food safety best practices, as well as maintaining, monitoring, and verifying all food safety logs.
  • Assist with the onboarding process of new hires, conducting reviews for associates, ensuring training of associates, and leading in a manner consistent with the company’s leadership philosophies.
  • Assist in planning and execution all aspects of the greenhouse management and provide labor and resources to assist as needed.
  • Work closely with peers to develop good team working relationship and cross shift team relationships.

Required Skills/Qualifications:  
  • 3-5 years’ experience directly managing individuals working in production or manufacturing environments or any large-scale retail environment.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
  • Leadership and influencing skills
  • Strong experience with Microsoft office – Excel, Outlook, Word.
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve production targets while controlling costs and achieving quality standards.
  • Some experience in a team lead role or as a supervisor with a team of employees.
  • Proficiency with computer operations and programs such as Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel), Access or other data tracking systems.
  • Excellent decision-making and troubleshooting skills.
  • Candidates must sincerely care about leading the movement to improve the environmental impact of the food supply chain.


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