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American Foods Group, LLC Harvest Supervisor Trainee (Long Prairie) in Long Prairie, Minnesota

Long Prairie Packing Company, LLC an American Foods Group Company has opportunities for Production Supervisor Trainee.

If you are looking to advance your career, join the AFG family where you can be a part of providing quality beef products to over 40 countries around the world.

As Production Supervisor Trainee, you will:

  • Work in different departments alongside supervisors and employees to learn, understand and positively impact production operations.

  • Accept delegated responsibilities and duties with the goal of eventually becoming a manager.

  • Work with other managers to plan and direct the work of the organization.

  • Evaluate work output.

  • Use Company reports to analyze efficiencies, profit and inventory activity.

  • Identify trends and recommend proactive or remedial action to manage business situations.

  • Work with and through management to develop and implement actions that protect company assets and profitability or set policies and procedures.

  • Train and develop management skills while leading and motivating others.

  • Become certified on forklifts and other material handling equipment.

  • Supervise, direct, develop and train employees within manufacturing.

  • Interpret, apply and/or enforce all company policies, programs, rules, regulations and safety rules in support of departmental and corporate goals for safety, quality and production.

  • Ensure the production and delivery of high quality products in a timely manner to ensure customer satisfaction.

  • Active involvement in employee safety and ensuring overall safety in the workplace.

  • Foster an environment conducive to achieving continuous improvement.

  • Attend presentations, meetings, classes or training and create projects or presentations; take tests if applicable.

  • Interact with vendors, suppliers or customers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Diploma/GED required

  • Minimum of 2 year college degree in a field related to food production; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

  • Prior lead or supervisory experience a plus.

  • Must be fluent in English (speaking, reading and writing). Spanish or Hmong skills a plus.

  • Must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to adapt to changing assignments.

  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written communication with ability to interface effectively with customers and employees at all levels.

  • Ability to influence others and problem-solve.

  • Ability to maintain the technical and managerial skills required to effectively administer and manage production personnel and process.

  • Strong computer skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.).

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to develop others.

  • Good math skills required; must be able to calculate yields, efficiencies, etc. and pass math test if required.

  • Willingness to relocate to any of the facilities throughout American Foods Group.

Long Prairie Packing Company, LLC an American Foods Group Company is a privately held beef processing company located in Long Prairie, Minnesota. We appreciate our employees and reward them for a job well done. As a member of the team, you will find yourself challenged and contributing in a significant way to the success of the business, and you will be rewarded for that success. If you want to feel appreciated for a job well done and be part of something bigger, then consider joining American Foods Group, a “hire to retire” type of company.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay

  • Excellent benefit plan. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flex Spending Accounts, Voluntary Benefits, PTO, 401k, Short Term Disability, Discount Meat Purchase Program, and more!

  • Training, growth and advancement opportunities that will make this the best and last company you work for.

Apply today and work for a company that loves you back!

Check Out the Long Prairie, MN Area!

Improve your quality of life by residing in Long Prairie, Minnesota, a rural city located in the center of Minnesota - A short drive from many of the best recreational areas in Minnesota, and not too far from the Twin Cities and the ever-famous Mall of America! Long Prairie’s museums, scenic golf courses, and historic buildings will fulfill your diverse interests.

The area also offers:

  • Long Prairie Trails - 4 well-kept trails that extend throughout the entire city

  • Lake Charlotte Beach which includes a swimming beach, fishing pier and boat launch, softball fields, and much more!

  • Year-round community events that the whole family will love.

Try to convince us that there is a better place to live and work other than Long Prairie Packing Company, LLC in Long Prairie, Minnesota!

Shift(s)*: 1st Shift

External Company Name: American Foods Group, LLC

External Company URL: http://www.americanfoodsgroup.com/

Street: 10 Riverside Drive

Post End Date: 10/31/2020

FLSA Status: Exempt

Hourly Pay Includes Incentive (Seen on Portals): Yes

Requisition ID: 2020-2850