Schwans Company, a U.S. affiliate of the global lifestyle
company CJ CheilJedang Corporation, is a leading U.S. manufacturer
and marketer of quality foods offered through retail-grocery and
food-service channels. Its many popular brands include Red Baron,
Tonys, Big Daddys, Villa Prima and Freschetta pizza; Mrs. Smiths
and Edwards desserts; and Pagoda Asian-style snacks. To learn more
about Schwans, visit www.schwanscompany.com.
We are hiring a Refrigeration Supervisor for our largest pizza
plant in the country in Salina, KS . The Maintenance Supervisor
will be responsible for supervising a maintenance staff of 3 shifts
as well as all predictive maintenance, equipment repair and rebuild
and electrical refrigeration.
What you will get from us:
A culture focused on ensuring the health, safety and well-being
of its employees
Support and mentorship from team members who are authentic,
good-natured and highly skilled
Competitive wages, incentive pay and a comprehensive package of
Supervises facility maintenance activities including predictive
maintenance floor maintenance diagnosis and repair and emergency
Administers the predictive maintenance program.
Plans routine maintenance schedules and follows up on problems
to develop solutions.
Work with local and state agencies in regards to our wastewater
Ensures that maintenance is performed to maximize available run
Monitors breakdowns determine needs assigns resources.
Keeps upper management informed of issues that affect the
performance of the department.
Reviews equipment to ensure all safety devices are properly
Ensures that parts and equipment inventories remain at approved
Responsible for supervising employees including skills
development safety housekeeping policy administration discipline
employee relations cost control and problem solving.
Adjust daily work schedule as needed to meet production
Ensures all company state and federal requirements for food
safety are met by maintenance employees.
Supervises trains and develops subordinates if applicable.
Responsible to conduct yourself and ensure your subordinates (if
applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company
mission values code of ethics policies and other standards of
Years of Experience: 3+ years related experience; Ammonia
Refrigeration experience required
Education : High school diploma or equivalent. Bachelors degree
Must have knowledge and skills in the technologies of general
construction, electrical systems, mechanical systems (e.g.
production/process refrigeration boilers HVAC hydraulics and
pneumatics) and computerized maintenance management systems.
Working knowledge of food plant production and processing
Knowledge of occupational hazards safety EPA regulations USDA
and sanitation standards preferred.
Must have previous supervisor experience.
Basic PC skills including expertise with MS Office and
SAP experience beneficial.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must have basic mathematical and problem solving skills in order
to generate and maintain departmental reports.
May be required to be clean shaven if trained in the use of and
required to use a respirator. Must take and pass physical including
pulmonary function test and chest x-ray. Must be willing to take
applicable management skills tests.
Must be capable and wiling to work any shift and be on 24 hour
call for emergency situations as necessary.
The employing subsidiaries of Schwans Company are Equal
Employment Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to disability,
age, race, color, religion, gender, vet status, national origin or
other protected class.