Night Shift People Leader, Food Mfg.

  • Shearers
  • Waterford, PA
  • time-alarm-solid 02-05-2024

Job Description

Shearer's is seeking a Night Shift People Leader for its food manufacturing facility in Waterford Township, PA. The People Leader will be accountable for achieving safety, quality, customer service, productivity, and continuous improvement objectives while providing leadership and support to direct reports. This role will require the direction of employees, enforcement of safety and sanitation requirements, compliance with regulatory standards, evaluation and training of hourly personnel, performance tracking, and collaboration with other supervisors and cross-functional teams.


  • Directs employees and plant floor activities to achieve a consistent and high-quality product
  • Ensures a safe workplace by enforcing safety and sanitation rules and principles
  • Ensures compliance with all Federal, State, and Company regulatory requirements
  • Maintains positive employee relations, including participating in evaluation and training of hourly personnel
  • Tracks employees' work performance and attendance to ensure performance metrics are met, including resolving issues in a timely manner
  • Utilizes metrics/data to evaluate and improve work processes
  • Collaborates with other supervisors and cross-functional teams to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments
  • Plans and establishes work schedules


  • 4-year degree in a related, business or technical field such as food science, operations management, or engineering OR equivalent experience
  • 2-5 years of experience in a production, operations management, or supervision role, preferably in the food processing industry
  • Bilingual - Spanish and English a plus


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Retirement Savings Plan with Match
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability
  • Group Critical Accident Insurance, Group Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Opportunities to volunteer in the communities in which we operate