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Production Supervisor -NJ Clark

Requisition ID 43552
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Manufacturing/Production 
Recruiter #LI-AM1
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About the role

Responsible for the day to day management of personnel and plant assets in order to manufacture product as required by customers in a safe, efficient and timely manner.

Key responsibilities


  • Oversee production activity to ensure timely responsiveness to both internal and external customers.
  • Control department costs by monitoring overtime and use of equipment and materials.
  • Review and reconcile weekly timesheets.
  • Liaison with Quality Control on all quality issues to co-develop cost effective business solutions to problems emanating in process or from incorrect usage of raw material.
  • Be resident department expert on safe evacuating of product from all tanks, reactors. Must be able to explain safe operation of pumps, mixers, filters, lift trucks to subordinates.
  • Follow all quality assurance instructions on formulas related to proper sampling of batches.
  • Follow Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP’s) to maintain good housekeeping and ensure compliance with all safety and environmental laws and regulations
  • Other duties assigned by manager.

Qualifications and skills


  • Bachelor's degree 
  • 5 to 8 years of experience on similar roles
  • Knowledge & experience of SAP is desirable.
  • Must have good leadership and interpersonal skills. Must be PC proficient
  • Working Environment: Factory environment with exposure to flavor and basic product chemicals and raw materials

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment.

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

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