Poultry Production Supervisor

Jun 18, 2017
Jul 17, 2017
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time


The Production Supervisor is a key member of Northern Pride’s leadership team and will be responsible for overall leadership and performance of the assigned team. This position will be accountable for the overall safety, quality and productivity/profitability of the department and meeting applicable business objectives in order to continually improve the performance of the company.

Essential Functions:
• Supervise all activities for the assigned team
• Monitor production performance to verify procedures and effectiveness
• Provide assistance with plant audits
• Ensure a safe work environment and that all safety standards are being followed
• Schedule staff to meet all departmental and company demands and goals
• Enforce all policies and procedures in a fair and effective manner
• Provide on-going coaching and training to staff
• Drive and support process improvements to help continually improve the business from all aspects
• Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
• Other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:
• Minimum 3 years of leadership experience in poultry processing required
• Must possess clear written and verbal communication skills
• Must be willing to lead, take charge, and offer opinions and direction
• Ability to work well in a team environment
• Good time management skills and excellent attention to detail
• Ability to maintain confidential information
• Strong organizational skills
• General computer skills, as well as experience with Microsoft Office programs

About the Company
Northern Pride, Inc. is a grower owned turkey processing facility located in Thief River Falls, Minnesota. The current 25 turkey grower/owners that purchased the processing plant from Land O’ Lakes take “pride” in producing high quality turkeys for the large and small retailers, distributors, exporters, and foreign customers spread throughout the world. Northern Pride employs around 200 people. In an average processing day, Northern Pride will process around 20,000 turkeys.

To apply, email resumes to amber@northernprideinc.com