Hawkins, Inc. is a formulator, manufacturer, blender, distributor, and sales agent for thousands of industrial chemicals, reagent grade laboratory chemicals, and other specialty ingredients sold to municipalities and a wide variety of industries. Founded in 1938 and headquartered in Minnesota with 41 facilities in 19 states, Hawkins creates value for its customers through superb customer service and support, quality products and personalized applications.
Learn more about us at www.hawkinsinc.com/careers .
ABOUT THE JOB
Hawkins is looking for a Packaging Supervisor to join our team at our Dupo, IL facility. Reporting to the Plant Manager, this individual will oversee all packaging, scheduling, raw materials, shipping, and personnel for the packaging line. The Dupo facility produces and packages bleach for a wide variety of uses and industries.
Manage all packaging personnel, scheduling, raw materials, shipping, and coordination with chemical operators on what products to run.
Review and assess any issues or problems or projects that arise with the packaging operations.
Complete any technical and analytical quality control measures.
Submit capital project requests and recommendations for process improvements.
Oversee Capital projects from design/quote phase through completion.
Train staff on Continuous Improvement
Conduct daily and weekly safety meetings.
Bachelor's degree in engineering, business administration, supply chain or a related field
3+ years of experience in the chemical industry
Minimum of 2 years in a production or supply chain position
Prior supervisory experience
Computer skills, including MS Office; ERP experience is a plus.
Excellent written and communication skills with troubleshooting and problem-solving ability
Ability to sit, stand, and climb stairs for up to 12 hours per day.
Ability to work in a warehouse facility where temperatures may range from 45 up to 105 degrees Fahrenheit; as well as work outside in all weather conditions.
Able to perform manual dexterity tasks.
Occasional turning, twisting, stooping, bending, and reaching.
No exposed jewelry in body piercings when in a GMP production area (where applicable).
Able to work in a non-smoking, tobacco-free site.
WORK FOR THE BEST
Hawkins offers a competitive compensation and benefit package and is an award-winning employer and organization! Learn more about us at www.hawkinsinc.com (NASDAQ: HWKN).
All resumes/applications must be submitted online.
Hawkins, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status.
Hawkins, Inc. is a Drug Free Workplace Employer