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Production Supervisor - Third Shift

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Lenexa, KS, US

Company: Flowers Foods

Directs the operation of shift production, including checking formulas, assigning work tasks, monitoring procedures and schedules to ensure adherence to standards. Position requires demon-stration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect affect on product safety, legality and/or quality.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Ensures that production employees are properly instructed in the care and safe operation of equipment and monitor employee use of such equipment.

- Reviews records and procedures to ensure proper use of time and materials.  Performs continuous inspections of the product to ensure quality standards are met.

- Ensures that all equipment is in good operating condition.

- Promotes positive employee relations and interdepartmental communication and cooperation.

- Ensures a safe working environment for all personnel through enforcement of safety policies and procedures, including inspections and periodic safety meetings, etc. 

- Position is responsible for ensuring staff is fully trained in and operates within the parameters of the facility’s  Security Program  with regards to site and product security.

- Plans and adjusts work assignments of personnel to cover all phases of production.

-Position may be responsible for operating the facility metal detector(s).  For this job responsibility, operator must be fully trained and certified.

- Position may be responsible for acting as the facility’s HACCP Coordinator.  For this responsibility, individuals must become HACCP certified.

- Maintains cleanliness of work area.

- Ensures compliance with all company policies and procedures (EEO, Sexual Harassment, Safety, Sarbanes Oxley, etc.)

- Ensures employee compliance with work rules.

- Assists with employee training.

- Makes recommendations on disciplinary action and otherwise participates in the disciplinary action process as necessary.

- Performance of other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures.

Two (2) or more years experience in all areas of plant production work.


High School diploma or equivalence.
Completion of AIB Bakery Science Residence Program.
Completion of formal management skills training program.


Hiring for third shift. 


We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 12/14/2020.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability


If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Christine Goulding at or 913 374-8013.

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