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Sanitation Team Leader 3rd Shift RS

Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085
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At Johnsonville, our members are responsible for everything! If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Wisconsin-based Johnsonville is the No. 1 national sausage brand, featuring bratwurst, Italian, snack and breakfast sausages in fresh and fully cooked varieties. Founded in 1945 by the late Ralph F. and Alice Stayer, the company employs 1,800 members and remains privately owned today. Come join our family-owned company!

Johnsonville Sausage - Job Posting

Sanitation Team Leader - 3rd Shift


The Team Leader will perform as a proactive, "change agent" in the facility and provide support and direction to Members of a work team. The Team Leader will be expected to lead, motivate, and facilitate learning for Members to achieve productivity results, improve individual skills, and enhance teamwork; ensure compliance with safety, quality, production and sanitation requirements; function as a technical and business resource in areas of system operations; work towards continuous improvements in performance measures by leading actions for assigned duties; and establish and sustain effective relationships with all Members in order to foster an environment where innovation, cooperation and ownership are used to solve problems.

Johnsonville Sanitation roles are technical, and crucial to equipment and production floor activities. Equipment and facility sanitation are about more than just cleanliness. Equipment can be perceived to be clean, free from visible dirt, yet still be contaminated with microorganisms. Our Sanitation teams and Team Leaders are the first line of defense in the fight against microorganisms. This role is important for Food Safety; ensuring consumers get a great tasting/performing product that is safe for their families.

Why This Is A Great Job For A Person Who Wants To Accept Nothing Less Than Personal Greatness:

You get to:

  • Coach, lead and develop a team of Members to deliver continuous improvement in the areas of safety, food safety/quality, Member development and the Best Place To Work.
  • Grow, develop, and stretch yourself by continuing find new and better ways to meet your commitments to yourself, your team and to Johnsonville.
  • Evaluate and coordinate training needs and efforts for Sanitation Team Members and integrate quality and safety standards.
  • Create an environment that ensures Member involvement and implementation of programs, ideas, and guidelines that ensure fairness to all Members and improve member morale and work life balance.
  • Be responsible for performance, productivity and efficient utilization of resources
  • Be a role model to all Members
  • Champion of Safety
  • Participate in Daily pre-shift Meetings and be a resource for your team
  • Manage and maintain sanitation inventory
  • Work closely with chemical suppliers to determine department focus
  • Monitor bacteria counts and take appropriate actions to correct any issues
  • Participate in the selection process for open positions
  • Monitor and ensure timely completion of master sanitation schedule
  • Work closely with USDA inspectors
  • Actively participate in company sanitary design efforts


What You Bring To The Job:

  • Minimum of 1-3 years experience in leadership/supervision
  • Associate Degree or Bachelor Degree is required for outside candidates. Internal candidates who do not have an advanced degree must be willing to continue their education
  • Knowledgeable in regulatory compliance (safety, USDA, HACCP)
  • Working knowledge of sanitation and sanitary design principles
  • Demonstrated communication and listening skills and ability
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve effectively and efficiently
  • Strong ability to make decisions with limited resources
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lead by example and also involve others in the decision making process (team player)
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and be flexible by adjusting priorities
  • Act as a "change agent"
  • Ability to innovate
  • Excellent attitude

Location: Riverside

Member Status: Full Time

Job Classification: Hourly

Hours: 3rd Shift position (8:00 pm - 5am), Overtime may be necessary

Referral Bonus: If a Johnsonville member refers you,you're BOTH eligible for a $1,000 referral reward (paid out in increments over the new hire's first 6 months of service)!

External candidates: Apply on-line at: http://jobs.johnsonville.com

Johnsonville, LLC performs pre-employment, post offer drug screens, physicals and background checks for all external manufacturing candidates.

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. . M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses .

Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-06
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