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Florida’s Natural Growers
A Division of Citrus World, Inc.
20205 US Highway 27 North
Lake Wales, Florida 33853
(863) 676-1411
Job Title: Manager, RTS Production/Maint.
Company Name: Florida's Natural Growers
Reference: 15-101
Job Type: Full-time
Job Status: 7:00am-4:00pm
Location: UMATILLA, FL
Company Info:

Florida's Natural Growers
Attn: Human Resources Department
38851 SR 19
Website: http://www.floridasnatural.com

We are a Drug-Free and Alcohol-Free Workplace. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V and a VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Bachelor’s Degree required.



Five years supervisory experience required.  Supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.  Proven record of leading, motivating and developing hourly employees required. Team-based management background preferred.



Requires administrative experience including budgeting and cost control measures.  Must possess good computer skills and be familiar with MS Office applications. Must have good communication skills, both oral and written. Must be experienced in dealing with people and have good people skills.  Must be able to work on several projects simultaneously, prioritizing work for self and others, trouble-shooting problems and implementing solutions.  Must be able to evaluate production-related data and implement measures to improve productivity and reduce unscheduled downtime.  Ensure compliance with FNG/OSHA Safety Policies and Procedures.


Job Functions:

Supervise Shift 1RTS operations and maintenance with oversight of Shifts 2 and 3.  Facilitate change. Actively promote and participate in team meetings.  Help plan and organize daily production needs to meet plant operations.  Oversee Ready-to-Serve juice packaging operation and facility to ensure that the area is operating efficiently.  Oversee RTS budget responsibilities. Monitor and review all production-related paperwork for accuracy and completeness.  Read, analyze and interpret technical procedures (SOPs & SSOPs), company policies and procedure manuals.  Effectively present information to and respond to questions from groups of managers, supervisors and hourly employees.  Apply mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical applications.  Hire, develop and evaluate performance of employees.  Provide strong leaderships with a positive attitude that promotes team work.


Additional Duties:

Instill and support safety programs and awareness.  Encourage and give positive recognition.  Build and strengthen relationships within the team.  Evaluate team performance and provide feedback.  Provide guidance to teams and set necessary priorities.  Provide guidance and resources for special projects.  Discipline teams/individuals when necessary.  Explain and interpret guidelines and policies to the team.  “Walk the Talk” by holding yourself accountable and following FNG Core Values.  Regular attendance required.  Must interact cordially with co-workers. 


Compensation: Salaried
How to Apply:

Please visit our Human Resources Department to fill out an application. Applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm at our Umatilla location: 38851 SR 19, Umatilla, 33853. You may email your resume to jobs@citrusworld.com; however, it is required that you apply in person.  Thank you.