Production Line Leader

Rite Stuff Foods
Job Description
Job Description
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Production Line Leader
Rite Stuff Foods, Inc.
About Rite Stuff Foods:
Rite Stuff Foods is a rapidly expanding, leading specialty potato product manufacturer in the United States. We offer a growing range of tasty side dishes and finger foods that include twice baked potatoes, potato skins, battered and breaded wedges, fried and filled skins, breakfast bites, potato rollers, extruded products and a whole new line of items between R&D and Production.
Rite Stuff Foods’ parent company, Frostkrone, is located in Rietberg, Germany and has affiliated operations throughout Europe. The Company is successfully expanding its sales organization worldwide and is keen on developing and producing new product ideas every day.
Responsibilities:
  • Give instructions to line employees so that each member of the line is aware of what they need to do, what they are responsible for to maximize quality and productivity
  • Complete paperwork and any associated administration tasks related to the production line, from updating records to show what has been completed to noting any issues
  • Assign tasks based on what orders have come in and which employees are working each day and set up production line to complete these orders efficiently
  • Identify issues with production, fulfilling orders on time and find ways to resolve the issues to meet deadlines without compromising quality
  • Ensure employees follow company policies and enforce safety & health regulations to meet safety compliance  
Job Specifications/Qualifications:
  • Basic troubleshooting skills and basic mechanical aptitude
  • Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as, operating instruction, procedures, and spec sheets
  • Possess Verbal, written communication, and presentation skills
  • Sense of time urgency during start-up, Shut down, and downtime
  • Ability to lead and work as a team
Physical Requirements:
 
  • Occasional ascending and/or descending of ladders and stairs using feet and legs and/or hands and arms on a regular basis. Body agility is emphasized
  • Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances on a regular basis
  • Repetitive motions: Substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers
  • Standing: Particularly for sustained periods of time on concrete
  • Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist on a regular basis
  • Reaching: Extending hands and arms in any direction
  • Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward
  • Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw, drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion
  • Lifting: Able to lift 50lbs on a regular basis
  • Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees occasionally
  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine
  • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word.  Includes activities in which they must convey detailed or important spoken instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly
  • Subject to up to at least 92db’s
Benefits:
  • Health and Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid vacation, paid sick time
  • Rite Stuff Foods recruits, hires, trains, promotes, disciplines and provides other conditions of employment without regard to a person's race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, veteran’s status, or other classifications protected under law.
Job Type: Full-time
 
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