Manufacturing Supervisor

The Topps Company Scranton , PA 18510

Posted 1 week ago


Our Scranton, PA production facility which produces the iconic Ring Pop candy is looking for (2) Full Time Manufacturing Supervisors to cover 2nd and 3rd shift.


  • Responsible for safe and efficient operation of the candy plant in terms of:

a) Utilization of direct and indirect labor

b) Quality and regulatory standards

c) Waste / cost control

  • Responsible for efficient assignment of personnel and maintenance of necessary supply of materials to meet production schedule.

  • Maintain and upgrade quality of all production in accordance with established quality standards.

  • Maintain employee relations in areas of discipline, morale and safety.


  • 10 years of experience within food and/or confectionery manufacturing.

  • Experience in executing a collective bargaining agreement while working with a union population is beneficial.

  • Proven ability to multi-task, juggle multiple projects and effectively determine priorities.

  • Excellent communication skills - written and oral.

  • Proven ability to work without direct supervision with multiple functional areas.

  • Advanced interpersonal and supervisory skills.

  • Working knowledge of quality control methods and standards along with government regulations in a food manufacturing facility.

  • Strong operational and technical knowledge of the manufacturing process and operation.

  • Certified in FSMA, PCQI, food safety, food defense, HACCP and food sanitation.

  • Computer skills - working knowledge of Microsoft 365 (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point).

  • Experience with ADP time system, Alchemy training system and ORACLE EBS Production systems a plus.

  • 4 year degree in Manufacturing / Supply Chain related area or 2 year degree with certifications in food production.

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