Production Supervisor - 1st Shift
Darling Ingredients

Harrisonburg, Virginia

Posted in Manufacturing and Production

Job Info

Darling Ingredients is seeking a Production Supervisor to join our team at our plant in Linville, VA . This is a pivotal role where you will be working under the direction of the Plant Manager to support leading a production team to contribute to the success of the overall plant operation.

This position will be a 1 st shift position, scheduled to work, Monday-Saturday from 7:00am-3:30pm.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay
  • Great Benefits - medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards your healthcare savings account
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Training and growth - You will receive training to be successful in your role, and will have the opportunity to build a career within our organization.
  • Advancement Opportunities- We are always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.
Job Summary:

This position impacts the organization by providing leadership to the overall operation of the physical plant and management of plant personnel.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Ability to start up, operate, and shut down all equipment.
  • Maintain high standards with regards to housekeeping policies that are essential for the safe operation of the plant.
  • Monitors all systems while performing periodic rounds to assure safe and efficient operation of the plant.
  • Maintains communication with all departments to assure smooth operation of all areas of the facility.
  • Assist all departments with any and all resources to attain the highest quality and production output.
  • Leads on situations that arise to analyze and pursue an effective course of action.
  • Able to delegate work assignments to employees.
  • Accounting for time and manpower for production staff.
  • Ability to delegate assignments to production staff to run daily operations efficiently.
  • Must be willing and able to perform confined space entry and rescue duties to include:
  • Provide technical rescue standby for projects including confined space rescue as well as first aid and CPR.
  • Assist in assessing risks, readying rescue equipment and planning practical and effective solutions towards safe working practices in compliance with program standards.
  • In case of accident, locates the patient, assesses any injuries, packages for extrication, removes patient from the threatening environment and turns over patient to EMS for medical attention and transport.
  • Perform special confined space related duties, such as pass a fit test and maintain respirator qualifications.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Able to read ruler and tape measure.
  • Basic math skills to perform addition and subtraction.
  • Good communication skills, able to take and give direction, work well with others.
  • Able to work at heights by climbing ladders, stairs, and working on top of trailers.
  • Ability to work in stressful situations involving deadlines, and other situations that may occur.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with or without personnel.
  • Ability to analyze situations and pursue an effective course of action to resolve problems maintaining safety and quality.
  • Able to operate all mobile equipment, i.e. forklift, tractor, case loader, and other site specific equipment.
Physical Demands:
  • Stand for entire shift
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Work Environment:
  • Hot and wet environment
  • Moderate to loud noise level
Darling Ingredients is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration to qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or, protected veteran status. EEO is the Law: If you would like more information, please click on the link or paste into your browser:
To Contact This Location: Linville, VA - Tel: (540) 833-6641 Ext: 24111 6331 Val Pro Drive, Linville, Virginia 22834, USA

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