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Hearthside Food Solutions Line Lead in Kentwood, Michigan

A Place to Build Your Future Hearthside Food Solutions, the food industryrsquo;s largest contract manufacturer, has openings for Line Leads (production foremen). If working in a fast-paced, world class food plant interests you, Hearthside may be the opportunity you have been looking for. We are one of the fastest growing food companies in the US; part of the new wave of American manufacturers and we are looking for people with the right stuff to build our team. Who We Are We are Hearthside Food Solutions, a new kind of food company, and the industryrsquo;s largest contract manufacturer. You wonrsquo;t find our logo on store shelves, but our passion for quality and efficiency is evident in every product we make. Founded in 2009, today we operate 39 production facilities in 14 states and Europe, employing over 10,000 people. In an industry growing at 2%, we made the Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies list three straight years. Our customers are some of the worldrsquo;s finest food companies. Responsibilities We are currently looking for 3rd shift Line Leads at our H2 facility on Oak Industrial Drive in Grand Rapids. The Line Lead is a production foreman position that trains and directs 12-40 line employees, meets production schedules, maintains employee and product safety, adheres to all GMPs (good manufacturing practices), and maintains appropriate documentation. This candidate must be willing to work some weekends, depending on production schedule. This can be a physically demanding role requires a high level of overall fitness and stamina. It also requires leadership ability, good verbal communication skills, an attention to detail, and the ability to work well on a team and with people from multiple departments. This is a fast paced position and requires good reasoning and problem solving skills. A detailed job description with responsibilities and requirements will be provided during the interview process. Education, Experience, and Training liHigh school diploma or GED preferred/li liManufacturing experience preferred but not required/li liLean, Six Sigma experience a big plus/li liRelated or similar work experience a plus/li /ul Compensation We offer a highly competitive wage based on experience and a benefits package, including full healthcare benefits, 401(k) and more. Next Steps If you are seeking an opportunity in world class manufacturing with a dynamic company, if you possess the skills and traits described above, and if you are ready for a challenge, we would like to hear from you!