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Manufacturing Supervisor

Land O'Lakes Inc.
Spokane, WA 99201
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Join Land O'Lakes, Inc., and help us bring food from farmer to fork, building vibrant communities along the way. We're a global, Fortune 250 company and a farmer-owned cooperative, which means we work for one another-not Wall Street. We're proud to rank a Top Workplace. We offer:
  • Competitive compensation and rewards
  • Best-in-class healthcare for you and your family
  • Powerful savings programs
  • Training and career progression

Manufacturing Supervisor

The Production Supervisor is responsible for coordinating production, taking the forefront in safety and quality, employee engagement and compliance with regulatory needs. The production supervisor will work with other team members to resolve production issues and employee relations concerns. This position requires a heavy floor presence (at least 75%), a good working knowledge of the equipment, processes, and process control systems. This role is for the first shift.

Essential Functions:

  • Reviews timecards in e-time and addresses problems in a timely manner.
  • Reconciles w/o's (status 40).
  • Reconciles STs by shift end.
  • Conducts pre-shift meeting.
  • Reviews bin measurements at shift start. Alerts planner and operator(s) on potential shortages.
  • Creates SOPs.
  • Determines product disposition following quality guidelines.
  • Oversees plant operations from receiving to palletizing and shipping.
  • Conducts rounds at start, middle and end of shift. Addresses issues with operators.
  • Performs random quality checks.
  • Plans and manages shift. Looks at get big picture, provides help but is also willing to step back as to not neglect other operations.
  • Inspects assigned housekeeping areas.
  • Ensures line efficiency goals and production goals are met. Provides feedback on performance in a timely manner. Initiates corrective actions in a timely manner.
  • Ensures shift tasks are executed by personnel. This includes cleaning work areas, dumping trash containers, grinding RPM totes etc.
  • Miscellaneous assignments based on plant needs
  • Ensures all company policies are followed. Initiates disciplinary actions in a timely manner.
  • Creates team environment. Focuses on shift performance but emphasizes overall plant performance.
  • Resolves issues in a timely manner. Reports issues that cannot be resolved to plant manager.
  • Completes housekeeping audit as assigned.
  • Interviews potential new hires.
  • Completes workday tasks as needed.
  • Maintains good rapport with subordinates and plant management staff. Maintains good morale on shift.
  • Rewards and recognizes team's contributions.
  • Holds individuals accountable.
  • Responsible for disciplinary actions, hiring, employee evaluations.
  • Works assigned weekends.
  • Travels to training as needed.
  • Must be able to work weekends and overtime as needed and on short notice
  • Follows verbal and written instructions and other duties, as assigned by management

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
  • Read and understand English
  • Use of computers (MS Office), JDE, Repete, Workday
  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Safety awareness
  • Quality orientation
  • Technical/professional knowledge
  • Customer focus
  • Time management
  • Excellent interpersonal skills


  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • 2+ years of manufacturing experience with leadership experience preferred
  • If no Bachelors Degree then 4+ years manufacturing experience with leadership experience preferred (preferably in feed or food).

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including pre- and post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

Neither Land O'Lakes, nor its search firms, will ever contact you and ask for confidential information over the phone or in email. If you receive a call or email like this, please do not provide the information being requested.

Land O'Lakes endeavors to make Landolakesinc.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact the HR Solution Center at 844-LOL-HR4U (844-565-4748) M-F 8:00am-4:30pm CT.

Posted: 2022-06-17 Expires: 2022-07-16
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