The production supervisor position is responsible for supervising employees in a packaging environment. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies, procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions. 


  • Coordinate packaging results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating and enforcing system, policies, and procedures
  • Maintain work flow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing standards; observing packaging flow and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; develop reporting procedures and systems; facilitate corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments
  • Complete production plan goals on time; by scheduling and assigning personnel; achieve work results; establish priorities; monitor progress; revise schedules; resolve problems; report process flow results at daily communication meeting
  • Provide manufacturing information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing production performance records and data; answer questions and respond to requests
  • Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; develop personal growth plans and track performance
  • Maintain up to date professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing technical publications and benchmarking state-of-the-art practices
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all equipment, and resources while adhering to company & federal compliance standards
  • Issue warning notices to employees for violations of rules/company policies or performance deficiencies.  Ensures that all vacation request form are filled out and turned into Human Resources
  • Ensure the completion of all work orders


  • Must have a High School diploma or GED
  • Must have 2 years of experience working in manufacturing or packaging
  • Must have 2 years of experience working in warehouse, receiving & shipping 
  • Must have 1 year of supervisory experience 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, instructional and leadership skills
  • Must be able to demonstrate full understanding of production flow process
  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in SAP and with basic computer skills
  • Able to use SAP as related to production, preferred