Vice President Operations

John B. Sanflippo & Son, Inc.

Job Description

Vice President Operations John B. Sanflippo & Son, Inc. - Manage production operations 4 all products in nut industry: shelling, blanching & packaging manufacture, equipment maintenance, inventory control, & scheduling. Direct production facilities 2 streamline shelling, processing & packaging production processes 4 efficiency, cost & delivery of quality products 2 customer. Oversee eng upgrades/replacements 2 existing plant equipment & production lines 4 continuous engineering efficiency improvements. Conduct strategic planning on methods, processes, equipment & manpower 2 increase productivity, efficiency & quality 2 reduce costs & waste. Ensure manufacture schedule meets customer needs. Monitor & evaluate production costs & liaise with CFO & accounting on finance budgets. Oversee operations of 5 production facilities IL, TX, GA, CA & NC. Develop long-term business goals & plans based on market conditions, potential acquisitions & growth. Ensure overall equipment, food safety & quality.

Requires: Bachelor in production engineer, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer or related. 3 years experience with mechanical & automated processes related 2, troubleshooting impact nut rupturing during shelling & processing: nut seasoning, flavoring & slicing process development/improvement & automation; & process engineer in nut shelling activities. 40% travel required. Criminal/education background check required. 

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