Our client is one of the leading meat processors in the United States and are at the forefront of Innovation, Operational Excellence and Engineering. We are now actively recruiting an experienced Operations Manager for their site in St James, Minnesota.
- As Operations Manager, you will be on the front-line of the business; overseeing production, tracking product yields, and making necessary adjustments to the running of the plant
- You will ensure that safety and USDA health standards are met throughout all steps of the manufacturing process.
- You will be responsible for planning, leading, guiding, directing, and managing a specific area of the plan and be accountable for the high quality of all products produced
- You will have responsibility for the safety of employees, security of the facility, budget planning, management and control, human resource utilization and treatment, and the development of a total employee team.
- You will also ensure be responsible for plant labor, raw material, yields, supplies, waste and human resources for the area of the plant you are running, resulting in a positive contribution to the bottom line of the company P&L
- You will hold a Bachelor's degree, ideally in a related field and have 7+ years of experience in Operations or Production
- You will have a minimum of 5+ years of experience in a position of leadership in a similar role such as an Operations Manager, Production Manager, or Plant Manager
- You will have strong food manufacturing knowledge and understanding of yields, plant efficiencies and operational procedures.
- You will also have good working knowledge of OSHA Standards, USDA and HACCP regulations.
- A strong background in food manufacturing is required, ideally meat industry experience
Backgrounds Being Considered
Operations Manager, Production Manager, Plant Manager, Assistant Plant Manager, Director of Operations, Director Operations, Operations Director
This vacancy is being handled by Daniel Mather, a specialist food industry recruiter at CSG Talent. For more information regarding this vacancy or to hear about similar roles we are working on, please do contact him directly on LinkedIn.
Job Title: Operations Manager - Food
Location: St James, Minnesota, USA
Salary: $120,000 - $130,000 + 25% bonus + $10,000 sign-on bonus