Production Operations Lead


The Production Operations Lead (known as a Liquid Making Team Lead internally) will manage the assigned Liquid Making Shift operation and personnel. The Team Lead will coordinate production schedule requirements with Packaging Team Leader and will ensure production is achieved in safe, efficient, and high-quality manner.

This is a third shift position, approx. 10pm - 6am.

The role will also optimize processes to improve safety, quality, or efficiency.


  • Ensure safe, efficient, and effective utilization of Making personnel, equipment, and financial resources
  • Ensure compliance with all FDA Regulations, Good Manufacturing Practices, and Quality Assurance Standards
  • Ensure total compliance to Company directed Safety STOP and Plant 5s Programs
  • Identify, write, and obtain approval for all required Departmental Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions. Audit and update current SOP's and WI's as required by Company policy
  • Evaluate Technical staff performance; write hourly PA's
  • Trouble shoot equipment and process issues affecting safety, quality, and production
  • Evaluate current operations and provide suggestions for improvements to safety, quality, and efficiency


  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Chemical preferred)
  • Recent graduate in Engineering with prior Internship experience will be considered
  • Willingness for an overseas assignment, potentially after the initial 2 – 3 years
  • 3-5 years' experience in a production environment
  • 3-5 years' prior experience as a plant services technician or quality services technician
  • Prior experience managing 3+ direct reports preferred