Location: 
Turners Falls, MA
Employment Type: 
Full-Time

Lightlife Foods is looking for a skilled individual to lead production as a Packing/Boxing Team Leader on 2nd shift. This position works Monday – Saturday from 4:45pm – 3:30am, with overtime as-needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to HAACP guidelines. SQF, BRC and Good Manufacturing Practices, following all sanitation and process procedures and guideline.
  • Plan and schedule the primary placement and rotation for positions within the department.
  • Walk through and check all equipment for safety guards and personnel for PPE at the start and end of shift.
  • Ensure that all employees are knowledgeable, trained and follow the required (LOTO) Lock Out Tag Out procedures.
  • Report and document with the required paperwork all injuries, near misses and potential safety hazards.
  • Proactively make suggestions on ways to improve current boxing procedures.
  • Ensure at the start of shift that all equipment is set up to specifications.
  • Randomly double check product seals and ensures packers are clear as to what is passable and what denotes a bad seal.
  • Ensure that all changeovers from one product to the next have the packaging supplies.
  • Report mechanical problems to the maintenance department and if needed stop production until problems are corrected.
  • Correctly complete packing paperwork.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Candidate must be comfortable with repetitive movement in a manufacturing environment.
  • Prior manufacturing experience supervising others is preferred.
  • Ability to read, write, basic math including use of calculator.

Compensation:

We offer great benefits from day one, including medical/dental, 401(k) with company match, paid life and disability insurance, sick, holiday and vacation pay. Starting pay is contingent upon skills and experience.