Production Supervisor- Swing Shift

Portland, OR

Established in 1980, Oregon Spice Company provides superior quality herbs, spices, and custom blends to food manufacturers and food service distributors. We pride ourselves in sourcing products that our customers can use with confidence and trust.

A locally owned company, located in NE Portland close to the airport, we are committed to being outstanding in all we do. A supportive and healthy work environment is of paramount importance. Our values are reflected in how we treat our team members, with the average length of employment close to a decade.  We have an opening for a Staging/Blending Supervisor to manage, coach and develop direct reports to achieve day to day.


What you will do:

  • Lead a team to manufacture quality products efficiently within time and quantity parameters
  • Drive and motivate team to meet and exceed daily targets and deadlines
  • Manage employees work schedules, breaks and tardiness
  • Communicate and update all relevant parties of any issues or changes
  • Manage, coach and develop direct reports
  • Take active lead with new employees and temporary labor
  • Drive continuous improvement
  • Ensure safe working practices at all times, member of OHSA Safety Committee
  • Responsible for understanding, implementing and enforcing, GMP, SOP, and SSOP.
  • Perform daily checks of area for non-compliance and report them to your manager
  • Ensure finished product conforms to specification

What you will bring:

  • 5 years manufacturing experience preferably in the food industry
  • Excellent interpersonal skills needed for working in a team environment
  • Goal oriented & well organized
  • Ability to operate a pallet jack / fork lift
  • Able to interact and communicate with the supervisors and team members
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Passion for food and high quality
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Time management
  • Prior Leadership experience
  • Problem solving
  • Planning and organizing
  • Math and numeracy skills
  • High School or equivalent required
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish preferred

What you will get:

  • Medical and Vision insurance with employer contributions towards costs
  • 100% employer sponsored Dental
  • 100% employer sponsored Life and AD&D insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • 401K with employer contributions
  • Paid Holidays, Paid Sick and Vacation time

Starting Salary: 55K

Weekends required.  

Swing: Mon -Fri  2:30pm – 11pm, OT as needed. 

JOB CODE: BSS_04_06_21