*Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. is a 4 billion dollar fresh baked goods company with a portfolio of brands the Consumer knows and loves. These brands include; Arnold's, Thomas English Muffins, Entenmann's, Tia Rosa, Bimbo, Freihofer's, Stroehmann, Marinela, Boboli, Mrs. Bairds and more.
*We are seeking a strong managerial candidate for an opening as a "Production Line Manager" at our Olean, New York facility. This individual is responsible for ensuring a consistent and efficient production of high quality product in a bread facility while incorporating safety and sanitation standards. Through leadership, with a deep commitment to Safety, and IPM (Integrated Process Management) initiatives, the Production Line Manager is charged with promoting a safe environment while managing a changing culture in a team-based environment. The successful candidate will be challenged with controlling production costs and downtime, monitoring production and finished products, and communicating with associates.
BASIC PURPOSE / SCOPE:
*Responsible for production on a daily basis.
*Reports results to Senior Line Manager/Production Manager
*Ensure compliance to all Safety procedures and policies, GMP and PPE requirements
*Utilize Integrated Process Management to track and audit plant processes.
*Provide leadership and coaching to workforce in all aspects, IPM, cost controls, employee relations, sanitation and production.
*Continuous improvement of processes and work conditions.
•Manage staffing schedule to meet production needs each shift
•Review production reports to ensure employees are adhering to standard operating procedures.
•Drive quality improvement and process waste elimination initiatives through functional team leadership.
•Supervise team of hourly employees.
BS degree is preferred. Four years work experience in a baking or manufacturing environment is required including at least two years leadership experience. Food manufacturing experience is preferred. LEAN Manufacturing experience is a plus
•Strong team building and leadership skills
•Computer skills; proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
•Good oral and written communication skills.
•Ability to effectively communicate in a high involvement work system.
No snickering about the name -- Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) is serious about making breads, cakes, and cookies. Its name is a shortened version...