Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor


Commack, New York

Employment Type



Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job ID



A leading contract manufacturer of various snack food products located in Commack; NY is currently seeking a Production supervisor.  The position is responsible for leading the production activities in a single site production facility.


Job Summary

Our Client is looking for an energetic, creative Production Supervisor to join our team. This is a great position for a candidate looking to make a significant impact in developing and growing a dynamic organization. The position provides multi production line leadership to the production team focusing on delivering on key safety, quality, delivery and cost standards.


Job Description:

This is a great position for a candidate looking to make a significant impact in developing and growing with a dynamic organization with a strong belief in the power of people, collaboration and creativity.


Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain work procedures and employee safety programs
  • Foster a collaborative working environment across all functions of the business
  • Collaborate with Quality and Sanitation departments to maintain all good manufacturing and food safety practices are followed and a priority
  • Daily production line management
  • Work with Production Manager to solve manufacturing  issues, understand and mitigate  problems and provide direction to production line teams
  • Coaching, mentoring and training of production leads and employees
  • Manage resources including people, equipment and materials to ensure compliance with established procedures and standards
  • Understand production line standards and processes
  • Manage work in process inventory through employee practices and ERP system
  • Work closely with shift Production manager to drive continuous improvement, efficiencies and LEAN processes
  • Support capital projects and continuous improvement activities
  • Has strong diagnostic skills


Key Competencies

  • Customer  Focus: Understands  and monitors  the needs of internal and external customers  relating to specifications and procedures.
  • Adaptable / Flexible: Open to change in response to new information, different or unexpected circumstances   
  • Self-Starter: Drive programs to conform with set standards, ensuring the development of a robust culture   


Job Requirements:

  • Qualifications

    • 4 - Year degree in engineering, operations, supply chain or business administration or equivalent experience
    • 3 - 5 Years’ Experience in a food manufacturing facility
    • 3 - 5 Years’ Experience in a supervisory or management position
    • Experience working in BRC or SQF environments preferred
    • ERP / OEE (Deacom) system experience preferred
    • Effective interpersonal and written communication skills
    • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
    • Proficient in MS Office suite including Excel and PowerPoint
    • Ability to work weekends as needed

They have excellent benefits including generous medical benefits, insurance plans, 401k Match, Tuition Reimbursement and Paid Time Off.





Contact Details:

Vince DeMonte
Senior Recruiter
direct dial - 631.498.8329