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Production Supervisor


Brunswick, GA, US, 31525

Req ID:  17242

Rich’s has been able to pull off something rare in the business world: a culture that successfully blends the latest business practices with family values.  That means our associates are able to work for a great company while also benefiting from a work environment that fosters world class professionalism combined with family intimacy.  Our benefit offerings are reflective of this unique blend of Life, Work and Family .


Are you a Production Supervisor with drive and determination to grow and advance in a manufacturing career?  If you are, wouldn’t you love to work for a stable family owned company with sales in 110 countries, a workplace with a great culture, and the potential for advancement?   We are looking for someone who has the potential and ability to rapidly advance in our food manufacturing organization.


If this is the kind of opportunity that you are looking for, then this position could be right for you.  If you want to take the next step in your career then continue reading.  This opening is for a first shift position at our Brunswick, Georgia nonunion food manufacturing plant with 300 associates.   Brunswick is on the Atlantic coast and offers an excellent quality of life with a variety of recreation activities since it is near St Simons and Jekyll Islands.


  • Adheres to production schedules, assigning staff to ensure that production quotas are met for finished goods inventories. Minimizes waste and cost and ensures conformance to safety and quality standards

  • Mentors and motivates associates, providing training and development to optimize their performance and personal growth.  Communicates performance standards to associates, recognizing and rewarding individual and team accomplishments and counseling performance problems.

  • Directs requisitions for maintenance and repair of production equipment, and for machine parts and manufacturing supplies.  Recommends improvements in machinery and equipment and in manufacturing methods.

  • May organize the crews necessary for reconditioning product removed from the freezers, or from production, for reprocessing or repackaging, and ensure these functions are performed in an efficient manner.  Ensures Company standard practices and procedures are followed.

  • Maintains and reports production-related information regarding yields, efficiencies and labor utilization to management.·      

  • Ensures that all GMP and safety standards are in compliance.·      

  • Identifies the temporary staffing needs of unit for the following day or week, and arrange for the presence and assignment of temporary or regular labor to the unit prior to line start-up.

  • Participates in weekly GMP, sanitation and safety inspections throughout the production departments and corrects, or issues work orders to correct, any identified deficiencies.  Follows up on work orders, with the appropriate Associates to ensure expeditious performance of the requested work.

  •  Keeps abreast of latest manufacturing technologies and systems.

  • Performs other related responsibilities, as needed, to support Rich Products Corporation's business objectives.  


  • Safety - Provides a safe work environment for your team.


  • Manufacturing expertise – Understands and utilizes progressive manufacturing tools and systems such as Lean, TPM, SPC, Kaizen/Continuous Improvement, and Six Sigma.


  • Budget - Understands, plans, and execute labor standards and run rates to optimize product costs.


  • Food Safety - Knows the Standard Operating Procedures for each Critical Control Point for each line you are responsible for.


  • Product Quality – Understands product quality checks, that they are completed, and that product meets quality standards.


  • Schedule Attainment - Plans and leads production operations to ensure that the right people, materials, and machinery are available and ready to make the right amount of scheduled product on time.


  • Leadership Credibility and Influence – You are able to connect with people at all levels in a fast paced manufacturing environment. When you talk, people listen and respond.


  • Business Know How – You possess fundamental business acumen and know how to contribute to the bottom line.


  • Is a Catalyst – You are able to light the fire in others and make things happen without allowing your own fire to go out.


  • Is Proactive – You continually scan the business environment for opportunities, have the ability to see around corners, anticipate and addresses issues, drive change and challenge the status quo.


  • You have earned a Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or industrial technology.


  • Three to five years of experience as a Production Supervisor in a fast paced manufacturing plant is required and experience in a food or pharmaceutical plant is preferred.


Rich Products Corporation provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Rich Products Corporation complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Rich Products Corporation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Nearest Major Market: Brunswick

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