Beer Packaging Supervisor

Beer Packaging Supervisor

What This Entails:

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery is seeking a quality focused, experienced, safety driven craft beer loving Off-Centered Beer Packaging Supervisor to join our growing Packaging Team! Under general supervision of the Beer Packaging Manager, you'll work hard to ensure our healthy beer efficiently flows into bottles, cases, kegs, and cans on schedule and on time. You'll collaborate with the brewing and maintenance teams to ensure beer is ready for packaging per the schedule, at the highest quality standard and that all packaging machines are consistently ready to run and are properly maintained. You'll ensure production is accurately and fully documented for timely reporting and thorough record keeping. You will create, communicate, train and maintain accurate and current SOP’s for all packaging positions and packaging programs. You'll champion departmental efficiency, quality, safety, recycling and cleanliness initiatives.  You’ll also provide leadership by example as well as hire, coach and develop our great coworkers. You’ll get to do a lot of other stuff too and have fun doing it, all while making sure our great beer makes it to its final destination! 

What You Need To Land This Gig:

The qualified candidate will have a Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university, preferably in Operations Management, Engineering or Business Administration; or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in supervision within the beverage/food processing. A minimum 5 years of supervisory experience in a packaging/production environment is a must! You must be a great communicator with a strong focus on quality, safety, and efficiency, constantly evaluating work practices in the spirit of improvement. You must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and occasionally maneuver 200 lb kegs as needed.  Must be able to twist/turn, reach over shoulders and stand/walk on a continual basis. Forklift certification or experience is a plus; ability to become Dogfish Head forklift certified is required. Must be open to a varying shift, Monday – Friday working either 1st, 2nd or 3rd shift. Occasional weekends may be required based on production needs.

Bundle Of Goodies:

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery offers competitive compensation including bonus potential, 401K company match, a fabulous health care package to include health/dental, an amazing work culture, and FREE beer!

Where It’s At: Milton, Delaware

How To Apply:

Qualified, interested and dynamic individuals should submit their cover letter and resume for consideration. Resumes without cover letters will be hard press for consideration, truly. Please help keep busy recruiters sane, no phone calls pretty please. We can't wait to hear from you craft beer lovers! Proud to be an EOE.

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