Production Lead

  1. Florence,KY
  2. May , 7
  3. Manufacturing : General Manufacturing
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Production Lead

Novolex™ employs over 10,000 people across the globe. We strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex™ Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do. 

Position Summary:

Responsible for monitoring grocery lines, and supervising Bag Catchers and Utility persons.

Benefits:

Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
11 Paid Holidays
401(k) Retirement Plan
Competitive Pay 

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

  •  Follow GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.      
  • Serve as first line supervisor for Bag Catchers and Utility persons.
  • Assign employees to production lines and make sure all machines are running on schedule and at production speed.
  • Monitor bags being run, making sure hourly samples are taken in order to inspect quality and catch any defects and unnecessary waste. 
  • Assist in machine changeovers/order changes and ensure they are completed in a timely manner.
  • Clean and repair machines as needed.
  • Make sure work in area is done in a safe manner and employees are following all safety procedures.
  • Submit accurate production reports daily and timely.
  • Make sure employees take breaks, and schedule relief as needed.
  • Evaluate employees’ performances, and administer counseling and/or disciplinary action, improvement plans and making sure that recurring problems are brought to the attention of Shift Supervisor or Department Manager.
  • Train new employees or assign them to others to train.
  • Keep workers supplied with necessary materials.
  • Make sure employees keep their work areas clean.
  • Refer employees to Human Resources for complaints and/or first step grievances or other issues as they arise.
  • Distribute paychecks to subordinates.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned by management, including food safety.

 

Candidate Requirements:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 2-5 years Machine Operator experience

 

Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

For more information on Novolex™, visit our website at: www.novolex.com

Novolex does not publically post salary information on job boards.

The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included.  It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities.  Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. Pre-employment, as well as post-hire substance testing, is required for specified positions through Novolex. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.

Novolex™ is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company’s application process should contact Jamie Wells at  800-845-6051.
Novolex is an E-Verify Employer.
Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.

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