Production Lead- Columbia MO


Manufacturing and Production

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USD18-19 per year

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Branch Information

Columbia, MO - (USA) 701 Vandiver Drive Suite 201 MO Columbia , MO 65202



Job Description

Are you looking for a new career in the Food Manufacturing Industry? Are you looking to put your leadership skills to use? We are seeking reliable, hardworking candidates to fill our openings as a Production Lead in Columbia, Missouri!

What is in it for you?

* Full time hours

* 2nd and 3rd shifts available (Mon-Fri 2p-10:30p or 10p-6:30)

* Competitive wages starting at $18/hour!

* Temporary to hire, based on performance

* Paid training

What is the job?

* Create a team environment built on open communication

* Listen to team members feedback and resolve issues or conflicts

* Set clear team goals

* Motivate team members to achieve goals

* Recognize high performance and reward accomplishments

* Delegate tasks to operators

* Oversee day-to-day operations

* Monitor team performance and report on metrics

* Contribute to the growth of the company through building a successful team


What you bring to the job?

* High School Diploma or GED

* Proven ability to lead

* Ability to work 12-hour shifts

* Attention to detail

* Punctual and dependable

* Excellent problem and communication skills

* Able to work cross functionally and collaboratively

* Willingness to generate new ideas and find better ways to do things

* Flexibility to work any/all shifts to support a high growth work environment

* Mandatory overtime is required on occasion, which can include some weekends

* Ability to demonstrate and train on policies of safety and Good Manufacturing Practices

* Basic computer skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

* Warehouse and production manufacturing environment within the plant

Environment includes both tempered and ambient areas

* Able to repetitively lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodations

* Must be able to work in a standing position for extended periods

* Able to repetitively exert the required force to push/pull gaylords of differing weights (400 to 1200 lbs ) while walking utilizing a manual pallet jack

* Must be able to crouch/stoop/squat/bend as needed to complete tasks

* Occasionally climb stairs or a ladder to complete tasks

If interested, please apply online at or call us to learn more at 573-817-2552