Job Information

JBS USA Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Position Purpose: Provide direction and oversight for the safe and efficient operations at CB1 on 2nd Shift. Ensure daily production starts at the targeted start times each day. Implement Lean manufacturing practices, develop and measure KPI’s to drive continuous improvement across the operations teams on the shift.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities but are not limited to:

  • Oversee and lead employee safety training and compliance for all employees

  • Assist Plant Superintendent in day to day activities

  • Review and analyze daily production data

  • Align resources to achieve daily work plan

  • Achieve operational goals regarding safety, quality, yields, labor and cost savings

  • Cross train in other departments

Work Environment / Physical Demands

  • Competent on computer, office software and associated equipment

  • SAP knowledge a plus

  • Will work in cold, possibly wet environments across multiple shifts

  • Primarily 2nd Shift Position

  • Weekends and Overtime as needed

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Bilingual (English - Spanish) is a plus.

  • Basic understanding of meat processing, meat processing equipment and packaging

  • Planning and scheduling tools

  • Tactical and planning execution

  • Analytical skills and team building

  • Troubleshooting operational issues and implementing solutions.

Experience / Work History

  • 2-5 year food manufacturing experience

  • Preferred college or technical degree with emphasis on critical thinking

Internal Reports

  • Stuffing room employees and leads

  • Receiving and shipping

External Reports

  • USDA

  • Plumrose key suppliers