Production Leader

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Job Description

This unique company is dedicated to achieving health through food.  They are in several health centered businesses with a global presence that spans in more than 100 countries across five continents.  They have strong sustainable growth with several manufacturing sites throughout the United States.

We are currently searching for a Production Leader for their legacy site in the Harrisonburg, VA area.


This is a plant of approximately 500 employees with several lines of product being produced.

Each Production Leader manages about 2-3 lines each.  There are approximately 14 lines of product being produced in this plant.


Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing/Engineering/Business Management/Food Science
  • 5-7 years of previous leadership experience in a high speed production environment; previous leadership experience in food manufacturing preferred. Prior experience managing in union environment a plus
  • Sharp and tenacious troubleshooting skills— the ability to rapidly assess, analyze, and resolve complicated problems with little initial information or direction and with varying degrees of ambiguity.