Director, Production

Sysco Hampshire , IL 60140

Posted 2 months ago

Company: Buckhead Meat & Seafood of Chicago
Location: US-IL-Hampshire
Zip Code: 60140
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 4
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0

Position Purpose:

Responsible for the leadership of the department managers within the processing facility including Cut, Prep, Packaging and Warehouse. In order to stay involved, requires a good understanding of the departments needs such as Systems, Staffing and Equipment. Other areas of responsibility are Food safety, Employee safety, Fielding employee and customer complaints and Ensuring High quality cuts at the highest possible yield along with maximizing pounds per man hour.

Primary Responsibilities;

Responsible for managing plant production and working with management to ensure continual operational improvement of efficiencies and effectiveness of the company. Coordinate with all departments within the organization to establish and carry out operational challenges. .
Direct, monitor and appraise the performance of all areas immediately reporting and provide direction on areas of concern or new tasks. Maintain qualified personnel in positions that report directly and recommend compensation for all production employees.
Participates as part of the management team to develop business strategies, company policy and company direction.
Provide input and leadership on decision making issues, review and approve costs in labor, equipment, supplies and other areas as they relate to the overall operation.
Work with Customers, Sales, and Merchandising functions on product development and building meat knowledge. Assist with customer and field sales inquiries to offer solutions to resolve problems.
Provide analysis to president as requested.


Education (Degrees/Certificates):

Minimum Required:

Bachelors preferred

Experience (Years and Type of Experience):
Minimum Required:

Four years Meat processing background

Skills (Type and Proficiency):

Minimum Required:

Leadership skills, 5 years

Decision-Making Authority

Most important decisions made fully independently:

Approve major projects or personal changes within the production facility.

Most important decisions made with review and approval of other individuals or supervisors (include the reviews/approvals required):

When purchasing large equipment Give a reason for the expenditure include the benefits the new equipment will bring to the facility and an estimated pay off time based on studies leading to the decision for purchase.

Organizational Reporting:

Supervisor Title: President
Positions Reporting to this Role: Cut Supervisor, Prep Supervisor, Packaging Supervisor, Warehouse Supervisor

For questions regarding the status of your application, please contact Steven Jedras at 847-683-2042

or by email at

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Assistant Director Of Housekeeping

Four Seasons Hotels Inc

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 10/7/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-05T00:00 Assistant Director of Housekeeping Four Seasons Hampshire are seeking an experienced Director of Housekeeping to join our diverse team and continue to grow our passion for providing a great guest experience. Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts have been ranked FORTUNE magazine's '100 Best Companies to Work For' every year since 1998…come and find out why! With over 107 hotels globally, Four Seasons is dedicated to perfecting the guest experience through continual innovation and the highest luxury hospitality standards. The deeply instilled Four Seasons culture is personified by its employees – people who share a single focus and are inspired to offer exceptional service. Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire is an intimate retreat steeped in history and set in a picturesque countryside estate, with 133 bedrooms, a varied selection of restaurants for the guests to dine in and an award-winning spa. The Assistant Director of Housekeeping role: Reporting to the Director of Housekeeping, the Assistant Director of Housekeeping ensures that our guest accommodation and front and back of house are maintained to exceptional standards. They will also oversee the Hotels outsourced laundry and valet services. The primary responsibility of this role is to ensure that Four Seasons standards are met through the effective training and management of our Housekeeping team, ensuring that labor and other costs are controlled without compromising quality, and coordination with all other departments of the hotel. The ideal candidate for the Assistant Director of Housekeeping role: Will have previous experience within housekeeping with the luxury hotel or residential sector. Natural leadership skills and the ability to motivate and develop a multi-cultural team. Proven financial acumen. Proficiency in the English language is required. Just some of the benefits Four Season Hotel Hampshire employees enjoy: Excellent Training and Career Development opportunities Complimentary accommodation at other Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Laundered uniform Employee Recognition Programmes and more!! Don't miss this unique opportunity to be part of our award winning team, while building your career with the world's leading luxury hotel company! Four Seasons Hotels Inc Hampshire IL

Director, Production