sanitation supervisor resume example with 11 years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Current on lean six sigma methodology, food safety and team building. Versatile Production Supervisor with 24 years in lead, supervisory and or management roles. Last 10 years in manufacturing specializing in food production knowledgeable about equipment operation, quality standards and safety hazards. Versed in documentation, compliance and scheduling. Streamlines workflow to maintain productivity and proactively addresses challenges to minimize downtime.

  • Production targets
  • Assembly and production
  • Operational improvements
  • Quality processes
  • Standard operating procedures
  • Process improvements
  • Project implementation
  • Training material development
  • Seven Steps of Sanitation
  • Lean Manufacturing
Work History
Sanitation Supervisor, 04/2020 to Current
California DairiesFresno, CA,
  • Reviewed documentation such as MSS, wash sheets and Pre-op paperwork for accuracy and compliance. In most cases creating or updating documents to meet current requirements .
  • Supervised all Sanitation phases, from dry pick up to final inspection
  • Built, trained and mentored my in house sanitation team with associates with very little to no sanitation experience into solid successful sanitation team members
  • Increased efficiency 50% through one-on-one mentoring of staff and implementation of equipment specific procedures . Utilizing time saving more effective tools
  • Mixed, used and properly stored hazardous chemical cleaners to reduce risk of injury or illness.
  • Sanitized surfaces, equipment and components using chemicals like Vortexx
  • Full allergen wash daily on the production line . Maintained weekly, monthly and semi-annual procedures for less critical areas following a Master Sanitation Schedule
  • Completed in-depth cleaning of machinery such as IW machine which is very sensitive to improper handling along with industrial mixers that require a more aggressive approach
  • Reassembled production lines efficiently to restore production with minimal downtime.
Production Supervisor, 09/2017 to Current
Ashland Chemical CompanyMerry Hill, NC,
  • Supervise a staff of up to 15 to 30 employees ensuring food specifications, quality assurance and adherence to HACCP, FDA and safety regulations.
  • Managing, improving production processes to enhance product quality and maximize efficiency.
  • Ensuring the safest working environment possible for staff.
  • Accountable for achieving production objectives.
  • Implement and maintain process improvements.
  • Creating an environment that is conducive to teamwork.
  • Evaluated employee skills and knowledge regularly, providing hands-on training and mentoring to individuals with lagging skills.
  • Prepared, calibrated and monitored production machinery to maintain optimal production levels and consistently achieve daily targets.
  • Resolved many issues quickly to maintain productivity goals.
  • Utilized lean practices to balance workflow and alleviate redundancy.
  • Created Visual Management Board to display to team hourly goals allowing entire team to participate reaching hourly goals. With area for writing DT and reasons . Enabled us to track production status detailing qty produced, downtime duration and potential quality concerns.
  • Accomplished targets and met demand by assessing equipment efficiency, reviewing materials supplies and organizing manpower.
  • Boosted production throughput and quality by revamping procedures and monitoring strategies.
  • Minimized resource and time losses by addressing employee or production issue directly and implementing timely solutions.
  • Standardized production procedures, job roles and quality assurance guidelines.
  • Completed required safety training programs for food manufacturing environments.
Production Lead, 01/2011 to 09/2017
Filtration GroupBreckenridge, TX,
  • Supported the Production Supervisor in directing day to day operations insuring safety and quality procedures are being followed by all employees.
  • Assist Production Supervisor with shift start up activities.
  • Monitor work activity in all production areas.
  • Acts as Supervisor in Supervisor’s absence.
  • Assist with cross-training of personnel.
  • Fill in when needed as mixer or pack out operator.
  • Inspect lines after washes or flushes.
  • Insure all change overs are done in a timely manner.
  • Analyzed equipment breakdowns using various troubleshooting methods.
  • Managed documentation of and training on production procedures and work instructions.
  • Documented production information via daily system logs and discussed non-conformance issues with management.
  • Participated in implementing "EDGE" ( EVERY DAY GREAT EXECUTION ) program changes to identify and quickly resolve root cause issues bottlenecking production levels.
  • Supported current production needs by moving items between equipment, conveyors and staging areas.
  • Examined incoming materials and compared to documentation for accuracy and quality.
Warehouse Supervisor, 05/2010 to 07/2011
Carter Lumber IncMonroe, MI,
  • Monitor daily work volume and ensure staffing levels are adequate to meet quality & productivity standards.
  • Ensure shipping and operating supplies are at appropriate levels to support the business.
  • Ensures inventory integrity and security by closely adhering to established policies and procedures concerning inventory control.
  • Collectively works with DC Management in developing process improvement opportunities to exceed facility goals .
  • Collaborated with management to implement new initiatives and policies and achieve benchmarks for production, quality and safety.
  • Completed daily operations on time and maintained high standards of accuracy.
  • Supervised all warehouse operations, including shipping and receiving, distribution, and workplace safety.
  • Oversaw daily operations and shipping and handling processes.
  • Kept detailed records of inventories and merchandise inventory transactions.
  • Created and enforced detailed organization processes to increase quality service standards.
  • Performed troubleshooting to resolve issues with equipment, devices and products.
  • Monitored employee performance and offered mentoring and leadership to improve any deficiencies.
H.S Diploma: , Expected in to Woodrow Wilson H.S - El Sereno, CA
  • Forklift Train the Trainer Certification
  • Certified SQF Practitioner SQF Institute
  • Implementing SQF Systems Certified by Eurofins
  • Certificate of Completion Sanitation Food Safety Workshop EcoLab
  • Certificate of Training Icings, Glazes and Toppings
  • HACCP Certified EuroFins

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  • Woodrow Wilson H.S

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  • Production Supervisor
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  • Warehouse Supervisor


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