Production Manager

Reference Number: vxbmgrprdnca
Location: Ukiah, CA

PointOne Recruiting Solutions is searching for an exceptional Production Manager who can define who and what the role can be.  Our client; an organic bakery manufacturer is experiencing respectable growth and has developed a new role of a Production Manager.  The ideal candidate is someone that is patient, methodical, confident, strategic, visionary, professional and trusting.  This person must also be bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish.

If you are someone with an entrepreneurial mindset and thrives on people development and LOVES food production please read on.  We want to talk with YOU! 

It's an exciting time to come on board and become a part of the management team with a company that has built a solid reputation in their community and in its organic food industry nationwide.    The Production Manager reports directly to the Vice President of Operations.

A day in the life of the production manager:

  • On the production floor about 80% of the day.
  • Will demonstrate expertise of baked good production, packaging, and sanitation
  • Will bring on new leadership, that means building trust of the employees
  • New position, take time and define the role.
  • Create & maintain a team oriented atmosphere.  You know the secret how to lead and develop a production culture of success.
  • Can identify areas of improvement and develop the buy in of your team.
  • Implement plans and goals.
  • Can speak fluent Spanish/English with your Production team.
  • Assists department managers with the planning, direction and coordination of the production process.
  • Participates in the company's safety programs
  • Promotes positive employee relations through effective conflict management & issue resolution.
  • Maintains a variety of reports and records to accurately reflect schedules, performance, daily production, ingredient usage, package verification and others needed.
  • Meets standards set by HACCP, GMP, SQF.

What you bring to the table:

  • Prior experience as a Production Manager or Plant Manager
  • Proven leadership and business acumen
  • Can tell us how you effectively and positively motivate subordinates
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills both in English and Spanish.
  • Working knowledge of OSHA guidelines, GMP's, HACCP & SQF.
  • Commitment to excellence, professionalism and high standards
  • Experience in inventory control
  • Computer skills:  MS Office; Word, Excel, Outlook

For consideration of the Production Manager role, please submit your resume to victoria@pointonerecruiting.com with subject title "Production Manager – Northern California"