Bottling Supervisor at Beam Suntory in Frankfort, Kentucky

Posted in General Business 16 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.

The following position is open in Frankfort, KY., - Bottling Supervisor

What makes this a great opportunity?
Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into one of the world's leading premium spirits companies where each employee is trusted with a legacy. With our greatest assets - our brands and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.

Role Responsibilities
The Bottling Supervisor contributes to the success of the overall plant operation by empowering hourly employees to meet the production and cleaning requirements on third shift.  The Bottling Supervisor is responsible for the leadership of the Bottling, Safety and Maintenance department during second shift operations.  The second shift supervisor will work cohesively with the rest of the supervisory team to identify opportunities for continuous improvement and then drive the process to impact the results.   
Job Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate overall sanitation duties with Bottling Manager
  • Supervise third (3rd) shift personnel to ensure bottling lines are equipped, cleaned and prepared for the next day's operations including providing direction and coaching regarding Sanitation, Production, Safety, GMP's and Quality Assurance.
  • Develop and implement long-term plan for cleaning and painting of all bottling equipment including the enhancement and development of the Master Sanitation Schedule.
  • Documentation and communication of all equipment and production concerns occurring on bottling lines.
  • Oversee the distribution of all equipment, repair parts and supplies in the stockroom on third shift.
  • Supervise Processing, Shipping and Plant Maintenance employees during extended overtime as required or requested.
  • Keep up-to date with fire protection systems at both plants.
  • Keep the Bottling Department neat, clean and free of safety hazards.
  • Enforce labor agreement and maximize the use of available manpower to meet production schedules.
  • Provide Team Leadership.
  • Ensure buildings, to include mechanical, pneumatic and electrical systems are secured.
  • Adheres to and promotes environmental health and safety as one of the organization's business priorities.
  • Accept all other duties as assigned.
  • Maintain a safe working environment in accordance with OSHA and Safety Regulations.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Education-Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Certifications/Licensure-SAP, HACCP and ISO or Continuous Improvement experience preferred.
  • Level of experience-Minimum three years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing or production environment.  Strong problem solving ability.  Working knowledge of computer systems, to include the MicroSoft Office suite of applications.
  • Industry experience-Ability to lead a team in a unionized environment.  Knowledge of Food Safety and GMP practices. 
  • Must have mobility to access all areas of the plant, climb ladders and walk up and down stairs, stoop and bend, and lift up to 40lbs. 
  • Must be able to travel when required

At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant's skills and experience.

Nearest Major Market: Frankfort