Production Supervisor

Req #: 1712773
Location: Naperville, IL US
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Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International, a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.


Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD.





As part of Manufacturing, you’ll use your skills, our systems and a wide array of raw materials to help create the delicious finished products our consumers love. While taking ownership in your area of work, you’ll also ensure the safety of yourself and your colleagues while producing our top-quality products reliably and efficiently within our integrated supply chain.

Operations/Production Supervisor

Mondelēz International – Naperville is a manufacturer of Triscuit crackers. A variety of cracker products are produced, unitized, and stored at the facility for shipment to various Distribution Centers and customers throughout the United States and Canada. Under the direction of the Business Unit Manager, this position directly supervises the operations of food production areas to include: training of personnel, documentation of job performance, providing feedback and implementing corrective action when necessary. A Operations/Production Supervisor must possesses a "big picture" awareness of the business in order to meet production and business goals, maintain quality standards, and communicate effectively with all managers, peers and line employees. As production is a continuous improvement process, Supervisors are expected to identify and initiate improvement opportunities as well as participate in team initiatives to that end.

This position is Full Time and flexibility is a must. Applicants should be available to work any shift, overtime and weekends as needed.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Develop and Deliver against GE and BR Glide path

Coach Audit and Improve Line DMS

Manage Individual Development Plans for all Core Team Members through 1:1’s

Lead coordination of Planned Maintenance activities for the line

Lead coordination of Quality and Sanitation Activities on the line

Develop Calendar for SGA to move through the Autonomous Maintenance Steps

Lead coordination of Training Plan/Capability Building Sessions

Other Job Responsibilities:

Maintains the highest safety standards, ensuring the remediation of all identified

risks and continuous reinforcement of Safe behaviors

Maintains the highest quality standards, driving improvement in QCMS scores

Ensures compliance with all Federal, State and Company regulatory requirements

Training of personnel, documentation of job performance, providing feedback and

implementing corrective action when necessary.

Maintains development of High Performance Work System Principles through

Demonstrates Servant Leadership, actively assessing and monitoring the teams growth

Maintains positive employee relations and resolves issues in a timely manner

Maintains awareness of the business in order to meet production and business goals

through representation at Planning and Scheduling meetings

Must maintain effective communication with all managers, peers and line employees

outside their sphere of responsibility 



Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Management, or related field

Minimum 3 years’ experience in Manufacturing (food service environment a plus)

Minimum 2 years prior Supervisory experience

Strong Computer (MS Office) knowledge

Ability to drive Plant Metrics across Quality, Safety, Delivery, Cost, Morale

Experience with SAP (preferred)

Strong Continuous Improvement mindset


Excellent Leadership, Interpersonal, and Analytical skills.

Strong Communication Skills (Oral and Written)

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.

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