Production Manager

$100,000 - $120,000 yearly

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Position Type:Direct Hire / Permanent

Work Model:In Office

Location:Chicago, IL  [In Office]

Job ID:129975

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Job Description
LaSalle Network has partnered with a manufacturing company that serves restaurant brands and CPG companies to hire a Operations Manager. The team is looking for an experience food manufacturing professional to lead their sous-vide packaging plant in both production and warehousing. 

Operations Manager Responsibilities:
  • Manage production of a 90 person plant
  • Oversee warehousing and ensure efficient processes are in place
  • Create and establish solutions to efficiency problems on both production lines and warehousing
  • Ensure processes are compliant with corresponding regulatory agencies' policies and requirements
  • Collaborate with R&D and Engineering on new product development
  • Oversee food safety and quality programs

Operations Manager Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience 
  • 4+ years food manufacturing experience
  • Strong working knowledge of USDA/FDA guidance and regulations and GFSI requirements
  • 3+ years of management or leadership experience
  • Proficient with computers and various software packages
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to stand alone and make difficult decisions
  • Results, action and detail oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
If you are looking for the opportunity to lead the operation of a growing plant and be part of an established, global business-to-business organization, please apply for the Operations Manager role.

Thank you,
Jessica McCourt
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries. LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets.