Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor

Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor

Speciality: Industrial & Skilled Manufacturing, View All Jobs

Location: Portsmouth, NH, USA

Type: Full Time

Posted: 03-27-2021

Job Description

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Leddy Group

Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor

A leading food processor and marketer is looking for a Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor in Portsmouth, NH. This company is dedicated to its process of selecting, preparing, and processing specialized products, and it all starts with the sanitation process. This is a direct-hire opportunity to work in a friendly, team-based environment!

Responsibilities of the Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor

  • Oversee the efficient sanitation and cleaning functions of the manufacturing facility
  • Clean and sanitize production equipment and areas in an efficient and timely manner
  • Lead a group of approximately 40 hourly associates and direct their workloads, assigning tasks such as setting up crews and moving and setting up equipment
  • Oversee employees to ensure plant sanitation processes conform to standards
  • Maintain master cleaning schedule
  • Lead special cleaning projects as assigned
  • Order and maintain inventory of all cleaning chemicals and equipment
  • Function as the primary contact for pest control and chemical representatives
  • Manage assigned processes and personnel to meet or exceed company and departmental goals
  • Promote a culture of safety to ensure all operations are performed with the utmost regard for the safety and health of all personnel
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement initiatives and stay abreast of sanitation policies, products, and procedures
  • Manage third-shift sanitation costs to meet or exceed budgetary guidelines
  • Communicate with Scheduling, Quality Assurance, Dry Storage, and Warehouse to ensure all operations function in a timely manner
  • Compile and analyze sanitation, pest control, and chemical performance data

Qualifications of the Food Manufacturing Sanitation Supervisor

  • B.S. Degree in Technical or Food Science Degree preferred, or related experience and/or training
  • 3-5 years minimum leadership experience in sanitation and/or quality field
  • Previous experience overseeing chemical processes and/or demonstrated knowledge
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs.

This third-shift position works Monday through Friday from 9:30pm-6:30am; the company currently utilizes staggered start times as part of its COVID protocol. Annual salary ranges from $70,000-$80,000, depending on experience.

To apply, email a copy of your resume to, see our website at or call 603.749.4810.

Food Manufacturing Sanitation SupervisorAbout Leddy Group

We are Leddy Group . . . a privately owned, regional staffing company serving NH, ME, VT & northern MA since 1994. We are one great brand with multiple specialties:  accounting & finance, administrative & office support, engineering, human resources, industrial, skilled manufacturing, legal, and nonprofit.

At Leddy Group, we combine a consistency of values and traits with a singular standard for quality and best practices. We hold each other accountable to those standards, measure success by the quality of our outcomes, and establish goals based on continuous improvement metrics. We utilize a methodology and process to assess skills and experience; however, identifying the right “fit” is equally important for both candidates and clients alike. Our goal is to exceed your expectations. Our success is tied directly to your satisfaction.