Keystone Foods Complex Shift Manager in CAMILLA, Georgia

Complex Shift Manager

The Complex Shift Manager contributes to the success of Keystone Foods by directing the team to meet customer needs and achieve standards related to safety, quality, cost, efficiencies, and waste. This individual is responsible for leading nonunion, salaried exempt and union, hourly employees. This position is located in Camilla, GA and essential duties and responsibilities include and are not limited to:

  • Coordinate the department to provide production and shipment of quality products to fulfill customer requirements. Ensure that all employees have a clear understanding of and commitment to fundamentals of customer specification compliance, producing a quality product with minimal customer complaints, and maintaining a positive relationship with all support groups in which assure production processes are running efficiently to assure customer compliance.

  • Responsible for assisting management in providing a safe and healthy work environment, free of all recognizable hazards. Must understand and comply with Keystone’s Foods safety performance audit, such as providing safety training to employees conducting safety inspections, following up on work orders, and documenting necessary requirements.

  • Maximizes production capacity (including manpower, equipment and outside resources) to optimize company profitability and production efficiency rating of a minimim of 95% efficiency.

  • Selects, trains and promotes supervisory employees and provides effective and efficient management in the departments. Manage all employees, ensuring adherence to staffing expectations, abseentism, attendance issues, disciplinary action and other administrative duties that supervisors are responsible for executing efficiently.

  • Effectively communicate in an open, timely manner, and encourages others to do the same. Maintains appropriate confidentiality.

  • Participates in company planning through budget preparation, capital expenditure recommendation, manpower and space forecasting. Constantly seek to improve the processes.

Ideal candidate will have:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent required

  • BS in Poultry Science or related field.

  • Minimum of 5 years poultry experience required.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Proven ability to manage for results.

  • Proven process improvement and auditing skills.

  • Able to manage and motivate employees.

  • Basic Microsoft Office skills.

This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the job incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of duties and responsibilities of employees assigned to this job. Incumbents may be asked to perform other duties as required.

Keystone Foods is a socially responsible, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer

Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Keystone Foods is a socially responsible, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.