Production Coordinator

Higher Taste is a local, family-owned food manufacturer specializing in Vegan and Vegetarian foods. We are seeking a hard-working and dedicated individual to join our team as a Production Coordinator! Opportunity for advancement! Join us as we fulfill our mission of bringing delicious food to the world!

 

The Production Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the “big picture” in daily and weekly food production operations. Attention to detail, organization and cleanliness are musts! The ideal candidate will have a strong background in food production, ability to communicate fluently in Spanish and English, and the ability to delegate tasks and multi-task efficiently. 

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Supervise daily tasks of production staff, including training and giving feedback

  • Oversee production from start to finish

  • Delegate tasks to production staff as needed

  • Report to Production Manager frequently regarding daily production

  • Understand and utilize food processing equipment

  • Knowledge of food safety and quality control processes

  • Ability to step into production roles whenever needed

  • Tracking production logs (temperature, hand-washing, sanitizing, cleaning, etc)

  • Schedule is Monday-Thursday, 5 am - 3 pm (or when all tasks are complete)

 

Required Qualifications

  • 2+ years in food production

  • 1+ years in staff supervision or management

  • Ability to lift up to 55 lbs

  • Ability to spend work day standing

  • Ability to communicate in English & Spanish

  • Strong communication and people skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)

 

This position is perfect for the candidate who is looking to utilize their food production skills and job experience in a supervisory role with a local business!

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

  • Pay range is $15-20 per hour, DOE. Opportunity for advancement!

  • After a 90-day period of employment we offer Paid Time Off

  • After a 90-day period of employment we offer a stipend for health care benefits

  • After a year of employment we offer Paid Vacation

  • After a year of employment we offer an employer-matched retirement savings account

 

**We run background checks on candidates after a conditional job offer has been made.**

To apply, email your resume to highertastehr@gmail.com with "Production Coordinator" in the subject line. Qualified applicants will be invited for an interview.

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