Russell Stover Candies Lead - Molding in Iola, Kansas
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We are currently seeking a Lead for our Molding department on 1st shift - 7:30AM - 4:00PMThis position will be scheduled 8 hours per shift.The typical work week is Monday to Friday.Company DescriptionFounded in 1923, Russell Stover Chocolates is the largest producer of fine boxed chocolates in the United States. It began in Denver, Colorado as a candy business in the home of Russell and Clara Stover. The original candy, marketed as "Mrs. Stover's Bungalow Candies", changed 20 years later to Russell Stover Candies. The three principles of quality, service and value allow Russell Stover to remain "Only the Finest".Russell Stover has sales in all 50 states and Canada. We operate 35 company-owned retail shops throughout the United States and at over 70,000 drug stores, card and gift shops, grocery stores, department stores and retails stores. In September 2014, Russell Stover Candies was acquired by Lindt and Spr"ungli, a Swiss based international conglomerate sold in more than 80 countries with production sites in Europe and the US, distributing on four continents.We are currently seeking individuals to work in our Molding Department. Molding is essentially responsible for ensuring each piece of candy that comes out of our facility is "Only the Finest" quality that our customer have grown to expect.Job Description
+ Directs, controls, monitors, assists and trains employees assigned to a specific area, line or team per Supervisor's instructions.
+ 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, guidelines and instructions.
+ Maintains records, delivers, inspects and performs all activities required of other members of the area, line or team.
+ Must be able to read and understand rules, tapes, scales and thermometers.
+ Must be able to read and understand product specifications established by Russell Stover Candies and recognize deviations from those specifications.
+ Performs clean-up activities as assigned.
+ May be asked to perform other duties as determined by proper authority.
+ Must be able to set up, and mange production line, and off line projects.
+ Must be able to modify shift schedule as needed.
TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTS.Basic Qualifications
+ Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
+ Lead or supervisor experience is required.
Employment by Russell Stover is contingent upon I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification, and satisfactory reference and background checks.Russell Stover is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED employer.