Production Supervisor-Whey Department
Dean Foods


Job Info


General Purpose:

To oversee daily operations of Whey Dryer Facility.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor ongoing plant operations and report to management.
  • Assure that product conforms to company and customer specifications.
  • Responsible for overseeing plant sanitation.
  • Staff, train, schedule & evaluate plant employees.
  • Responsible to assure plant equipment is maintained as required.
  • Maintain plant charts and production records.
  • Oversee operation and maintenance of boilers.
  • Monitor inventory levels of supplies.
  • Participate in the planning and coordination of plant projects.
  • Work with Regulatory and Customer Inspectors.
  • Participate in and promote safety programs.
  • Responsible for waste management.
  • Develop and manage KPI's and budgets for the Whey Dryer.
  • Perform Whey Department Supervisor's duties when necessary (vacations, absence, etc.)
  • Complete weekly schedule for the Whey Plant employees.
  • Perform related duties as required.

Education and Experience:
  • HS diploma required
  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years previous experience in a supervisory capacity
  • Previous cheese/dairy production experience preferred
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills

EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteran


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