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Leprino Foods Sr. Production Supervisor (Cheese) in Fort Morgan, Colorado

Leprino Foods, the dairy industry’s best-kept secret has been a family-owned and Denver-based company since 1950. We hold a couple of titles including the nation’s largest cheese company and also the world’s largest producer of mozzarella; the most popular cheese used on pizzas throughout the globe. From three individuals in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 13 global locations earning more than $3 billion in annual revenue.

We Ask Of You To:

  • Provide leadership, direction, and professional development for up to four production supervisors.

  • Supervise the daily shift operations of the Department to ensure production standards, quality parameters, safety procedures, and department business plan goals are met.

  • Work effectively with the maintenance team to minimize production downtime and ensure preventative maintenance is performed on schedule.

  • Responsible for monitoring the total production process including continual monitoring of the total product flow, equipment, process methodology, mechanical repair work orders, on-the-job training of employees, writing and developing standard operating procedures (SOP), product quality, product yields and safety excellence.

We Offer You in Return:

  • Competitive salaries with equally competitive performance bonuses and relocation packages!

  • 401(k) along with a lucrative annual Profit Sharing plan – We hire to retire!

  • Tuition reimbursement, award recognitions, merit increases, and outstanding health/dental/vision benefits.

You Have (Minimum Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree including four years as a supervisor in a manufacturing environment who is ready to take on the next step in their careers!

  • Working knowledge of production processes, 5S program, and lean manufacturing and quality control techniques.

  • Proficient computer knowledge, with familiarity or ability to learn SAP or similar integrated manufacturing system.

  • Previous experience as a leader of leaders.

We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree in a food science, food technology, or dairy science field of study.

  • Experience in the manufacturing of dried dairy, whey, or cheese products.

Requisition ID: 2020-6241

External Company Name: Leprino Foods Company

External Company URL:

Street: 2400 East Beaver Avenue