Production Lead Operator

  • Byrnes and Rupkey
  • Jan 16, 2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Production Lead Operator

Mountain Lake, MN


Our food manufacturing client is looking for a Production Lead Operator to work the night shift in Mountain Lake, MN. This Operator will oversee and report on assigned department, employee functions, labor shortages and fill in for call-ins as needed.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, track and report plant CIP’s and Sanitation logs to ensure equipment and plant operates effectively.
  • Inform management with any information the impacts the facility.
  • Communicate/control emergency situations with shift personnel.
  • Perform cross-training of plant personnel and perform employee evaluations.
  • Coordinate with other plant departments to identify and solve problems, improving plant productivity.
  • Maintain awareness of new technology that will improve plant performance.
  • Aids with the implementation and the consistent enforcement of work rules, policies, protocols, specifications and requirements.


Job Qualifications:

  • High School Degree required.
  • 2+ years of machining operations experience.
  • Food production experience.
  • Licensed forklift operator or willingness to learn.
  • Excellent communication and organization skills with leadership abilities.


Additional Incentives:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible Spending options
  • Health Savings Account options
  • Basic and voluntary life insurance
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Savings plan with generous company match


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