• Production Lead

    Location US-GA-Bainbridge
    Job ID
  • Overview

    The Production Lead coordinates work for department workers and assists department supervisor as needed.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Oversees work of machine operators based on work load and scheduling.
    • Helps machine operator ensuring machines are running properly.
    • Trains new employees.
    • Requests maintenance to repair machines as needed.
    • Requests work orders from scheduling.
    • Requests product from warehouse.
    • Makes pallet IDs, tickets and case labels.
    • Packs samples for marketing and sales.
    • Supplies equipment to line workers.
    • Checks work order accuracy.
    • Monitors department's quality control.
    • Fills in for supervisor as needed.
    • Observes safety rules, GMPs and attends appropriate training.
    • Is responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP and SQF requirements.
    • Is responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to your manager.
    • Is responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
    • Is responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.


    • Minimum one year of experience in department preferred.
    • Ability to read, write and speak English.


    Job Specific Requirements:


    In the event that the Production Lead is absent, the Department Manager is responsible for providing an equally qualified person to cover this position.