Job Title: Production Supervisor Trainee (Rotational Grad Role)
How often can you find a multi-billion-dollar company that offers you flexibility to change in your career as your interests change? You just did. Kerry’s unique culture and commitment to change in the food, beverage, and pharma industries offers support and opportunities as your interests and need to explore grow. If fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and global opportunities appeal to you, then introduce yourself!
A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.
About the role:
At Kerry, we hire graduates into real roles with real responsibilities from day one. This position reports to the Plant Manager and carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.
This role is rotational so you’ll get the chance to start at and rotate yearly into one of the following sites! Average program length is two years. After that you’ll be placed into a role outside of the grad program.
- Manitowoc, WI
- Seattle, WA
- Rome, GA
- Clark, NJ
- Jackson, WI
What you’ll do:
The Production Supervisor is fundamental to our team. You’ll be overseeing the production function, with direct reports. Are coaching and developing employees something you’re passionate about? Do you have an eye for process efficiencies and continuous improvement? This is key to our success, and so are you! You’ll collaborate with other teams, coordinating production activities with procurement, maintenance, and quality control departments to achieve sustained and improved efficiencies. We strongly believe in “Safety First, Quality Always” for our employees, products, and customers. If this is something you feel passionate about, ensuring all employees uphold our quality and food safety procedures and policies, this may be the next great opportunity for you!
This role also requires attention to detail while completing daily tasks such as scheduling, reporting, and conducting regular visual line checks to insure proper dating, labeling, and packaging.
Qualifications and skills:
If you’re up to the challenge and have the following qualifications and background, please apply.
- Four Year degree in Engineering, Industrial Management, Operations Management or equivalent.
- Dynamic personality with ability and willingness to promote appropriate change and improvement.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills to build strong interpersonal relationships at all levels of the organization.
- Inquisitive nature that enjoys problem solving and identifying business improvements.
- Computer, planning, and problem-solving skills.N
Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .