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Russell Stover Candies Kitchen Lead 1st Shift (Thurs, Friday and Saturday) in Abilene, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11372266 The Kitchen Lead has a direct role in the chocolate production process from beginning to end. They areresponsible for ensuing each piece of candy that comes out of our facility is "Only the Finest" quality that our customer have grown to expect. The key responsibilitiesincludebut are not limited to: The hours are 2:00 AM 2:30 PM Th-Fri-SatFlexibility with schedule.Job Description* Directs, controls, monitors, assists, and trains employees assigned to a specific area, line, or team per directed by Supervisor's instruction.* Must be able to communicate with and delegate tasks to team members.* Operates machinery, equipment and tools in a safe and proficient manner according to standards.* Maintains records, delivers, inspects and performs all activities required of other members fo the area, line and team.* Must be able to read and understand product specifications established by Russell Stover Candies and recognize deviations from those specifications* Perform clean up activities as assigned* May be assigned other jobs by plant management as required.TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTSBasic Qualifications* 1 Year working Manufacturing Environment* 18 years of age* Ability to follow formula cardsPreferred Qualifications* College degree* Candy Maker or Lead* 3 Years Manufacturing Environment.COMPANY DESCRIPTIONRussell Stover Chocolatesis a leader in the manufacturer of boxed chocolates. The companys three brands- Russell Stover, Whitmans and Pangburns - are sold throughout the United States in company-owned retail stores and 70,000 wholesale accounts. After nearly 100 years in operation the company manufactures approximately 100 million pounds of chocolate candies each year in its proud tradition of being Made in America and Handcrafted in Small Batches.In September 2014, Russell Stover Chocolateswas acquired by Lindt and Sprungli, the world leader in premium chocolates. This was the largest acquisition in the history of Lindt and Sprungli which has operations in over 40 countries across the globe. Russell Stover Chocolates joins sister companies Lindt USA and Ghirardelli to form a powerful confectionery triad in North America.Employment by Russell Stover Chocolates is contingent upon I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification, and satisfactory reference and background checks.Russell Stover Chocolates is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED employer. Principals only please.