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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: Bulk Handling Business Unit Manager
Company Name: Florida's Natural Growers
Reference: 17-69
Job Type: Full Time - M-F
Job Status: Shift: Variable
Location: Lake Wales, FL
Company Info:

Florida's Natural Growers

Attn: Human Resources Department 20205 US Highway 27 Lake Wales, FL 33859

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.

Academic:

Bachelor's degree in a technical field is required.  Equivalent combination of extensive Technical education and five additional years of management experience in Aseptic Operations can be considered if a Bachelor's Degree has not been achieved.

Experience:

Thorough understanding of Aseptic operations is required with a minimum of five years of experience.  Must have five years of previous work experience in production operations supervision.  Through knowledge of warehousing, shipping, import/export and HACCP requirements is required with a minimum of two years of experience.  Lean Manufacturing training is desirable along with TPM.  Experience working in a larger facility with a large number of employees is desirable.

Qualifications:

Must have strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.  Must be willing and capable of developing, training and mentoring people on a continual basis.  Must have a positive attitude, be team oriented and enthusiastically supportive of the Company's goals, policies and values.  Must have demonstrated results in cost management and process improvement.

Job Functions:

Serve as the business unit leader in the areas of the Aseptic Tank Farm.  Bag-in-box bin and drum production, tanker loading and unloading, storage and shipping.  General responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Lead, Teach and Mentor people; identify training needs and establish career paths for hourly team members; establish and manage department budgets; serve as the business unit contact for the development of short term and five year capital expenditure plans; cooperate with corporate engineering resources and hourly teams to develop operational materials, construction and component standards and maintenance procedures; provide feedback and information to teams concerning work performance and business results.  Regular attendance required. Must interact cordially with co-workers.  Must be willing and able to participate on the Plant Emergency Response Team or the Plant Medical Response Team. Must be an active member of the Business Unit Manager Team.  Must be willing to adjust working schedule to work extended hours when business needs suggest that it is necessary; work nighttime hours and weekends when needed.

Additional Duties:

Perform any other duties assigned.

Compensation: Salaried
How to Apply:

Please visit our Human Resources Department to fill out an application and take required tests. 
Applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm.