Tyson Foods General Manager Rendering in Hillsdale, Illinois
90141699 General Mgr Production
SUMMARY: This position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Rendering Operation functions in a fresh meat production facility to include, but not limited to the following: safety; coordinating production activities with maintenance scheduling; projecting and ensuring proper staffing requirements for the rendering department; ensuring effective understanding and use of rendering operations and product specs; training and development of the rendering management and hourly team members; assist in the development and management of the rendering operation budget; promote rendering best practices to increase equipment reliability and reduce operation cost; maintain awareness of waste water and other EPA requirements in the rendering operations while maintaining surveillance of overall operation; oversee performance of all facets of rendering; monitor product yields and general efficiencies of department; for assisting the plant Engineer/Maintenance Superintendent in the development, implementation, operation and maintenance of the annual capital budget; act as project manager on operation expenditure projects to ensure proper project scope development; equipment specifications; costing, planning, scheduling and start up; provide management with information, materials, and training to enable them to produce high quality product and work; monitor records for attendance, payroll, production reports and ergonomics; promoting new ideas and encouraging the development of all team members.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Experience: Must have knowledge of rendering operations and maintenance of equipment; must have an excellent attendance, safety record and the ability to work extended day/hours as needed.
Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and communication skills
Computer Skills: Requires elementary computer skills; for example, checking electronic mail, entering data into document templates, or creating simple queries.
Special Skills: Must be self-motivated and have the ability to demonstrate sound judgment, leadership, and decision-making skills, along with a sound working knowledge of sales and traffic of Tyson's systems; knowledge of Low Temp. Rendering system.
Supervisory: The individual selected for this position is responsible for managing a group of front-line supervisors who perform various tasks and activities; ensure compliance with all human resource and safety policies, environmental/wastewater programs, food safety, sanitation and all other duties as determined by management
Travel: 0 - 10%
Facility Name (Location):
General Manager Rendering
Operations (Beef, Poultry, Pork, Prepared Foods, etc.)
Full Time / Part Time:
Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:
Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.
Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.