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Plant Manager - Food Processing [Napa Valley, CA]

Napa, CA

Post Date: 10/09/2017 Job ID: 7849 Discipline: Operations - Manufacturing Industry: Agriculture/Farming

Food Plant Manager

Kinsa is seeking a Plant Manager to lead a food manufacturing operation facility in the Napa Valley, CA area.

About the Role:

The Plant Manager's responsibility is to direct food production.  Focus will be on leadership, mentoring and personal desire to dramatically impact the business with significant results.

As Plant Manger you will implement plans to attain manufacturing objectives in the areas of cost, quality, safety, efficiency, and customer service. Ensure the effective utilization of the company's assets as well as creating a positive work environment within the team that encourages innovation.

- Provide strategic direction to the Operations function.

- Responsible for the efficient manufacturing and continuous improvement of all products and process ensuring that product quality, employee safety, and foods safety standards, as well as regulatory requirements are all met or exceeded.
- Oversee employees' productivity, implement and support GMP's, including the proper use of equipment /materials, minimize turnover and ensure a reliable and agile labor force.
- Responsible for schedule, to ensure the production schedule supports the highest levels of customer service and production efficiency.

- Responsible for facilities and equipment maintenance ensuring the safety and reliability of the equipment, while minimizing downtime and ensuring employee and food safety.
- Responsible for developing efficiencies in the warehouse and distribution department as well as being responsible for material management.

Background Profile Desired:
- 5 to 7 years experience at a supervisory level in a food manufacturing environment

- Bachelor's Degree necessary.
- Strong leadership skills, ability to build trust, provide direction, and execute with excellence and achieve extraordinary results.
- Ability to prioritize and follow-through to achieve results and meet deadlines.
- Thrives in a challenging, entrepreneurial atmosphere; embraces continuous improvement.
- Exceptionally strong communication skills, both oral and written

- Strong managerial skills including: good judgment, planning, organizing, innovative approach to problem solving, motivate employees.
- Must have a good practical knowledge of FDA, GMP's, HACCP, OSHA, etc., with a good background with food processing and packaging equipment. AIB and SQF background a great plus.

Dave Rothe
Account Manager and Sr. Recruiting Consultant at Kinsa Group

Dave has a Master’s Degree plus 9 years of experience recruiting at Kinsa Group as a food and beverage industry specialist. He specializes in identifying and placing talent with clients around the globe. As a Kinsa Account Manager he handles business development for a lot of our Bakery, Snack Food and Confectionery accounts as well as Pet Food.

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