Production Supervisor (Day shift) - To $80K in Santa Rosa, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 2/18/2021

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Job Description

Job Number: 2155283

Production Supervisor (Day shift) - To $80K

Location: Santa Rosa, CA

Compensation: To $80K plus benefits

The Production Supervisor is responsible for all planning and execution of operations for including staffing, inventory and warehouse management, shipping and logistics, manufacturing, compliance.


? Product Team Management

? Prepare staff work schedules and assign specific duties.

? Supervises production staff to ensure product quality and integrity and ensures all finished

products meet or exceeds customer requirements.

? Creates and maintains an environment that is conducive to retaining associates.

? Consistently administers Company policies and procedures. Supports and promotes the

Company's and team goals through effective and efficient planning, communication and

coaching, training, and overall direction of the workforce.

? Lead assigned staff through coaching, counseling, motivating, and disciplining as needed.

planning, monitoring and appraising job results; directing and maintaining activities

designed to achieve and maintain high employee morale, fostering intra- and

inter-department cooperation.

? Enforce procedures, rules, and regulations; monitor all safety and security systems and

procedures on a regular basis.

? Be team aware, gauging workflow and workloads; implement programs and policies to

ensure positive company culture and team health.

Manufacturing Operations & Fulfillment

? Oversee all internal operations to assure the company meets production targets and

schedules and works most efficiently and sustainably.

? Develop, implement, and ongoingly refine SOPs for all manufacturing and fulfillment


? Manage and oversee the team to independently handle receiving orders, building pallets,

checking orders, and coordination of order pick-up.

? Serve as team escalation support, providing change management and issue mitigation.

? Develop, implement, and ongoingly refine a safety program providing compliant

documentation, staff training schedules, and up to date hazardous materials safe handling

and reporting practices.

? Implement or oversee changes to equipment and systems, e.g., purchasing process,

installing the bottling line, and infrastructure and equipment improvements.

? Inventory Management

? Manage the movement of goods into and out of production facilities to ensure efficiency,

effectiveness, sustainability of operations, and inventory accuracy.

? Assure all production materials are stored and handled in a way that prevents staff injury

or financial loss.

? Maintain effective batch tracking and implement recall procedures if necessary.

? Direct and coordinate activities between departments concerned with the production and

distribution of products.

? Administrative Duties

? Via weekly meetings and frequent communication, work with the CEO and leadership

team to assess the production team's performance and plan future growth and

development: implement strategies and periodically report on progress and efficacy of

implemented plans.

? Manage select third-party providers of outsourced goods and services supporting with


? Maintain frequent coordination with the CEO and leadership team to review methods and

approaches to effectively implement work instructions, exchange ideas, review shift

activities and paperwork, and initiate corrective actions as needed.

? Protect company confidential information by properly storing, retrieving, and

disseminating such information only to those authorized.


  • Previous Production Supervision or Management experience
  • Experience in food, wine, beverage, brewery, fertilizer, or bottled product experience a plus.
  • Requires prior supervisory experience.


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