Production Manager - Full Time
Job Description: Production Manager
Mama Bath and Body is looking for a high energy, organized and detail-oriented person to join our team! Applicants must thrive in a fast-paced environment, have a love of natural living and possess a positive leadership style, with at least one year of experience managing a team of 3+ people.
Main Job Duties:
-Hiring/training/managing production team members:
*Assist in recruiting and interviewing new hires
*Scheduling production staff
*Oversee packing soaps and products to be sent to retail locations
*Oversee manufacturing and labeling departments
*Producing high quality products and soaps
*Adhering to good manufacturing practices
-Developing in-depth knowledge of product line and ingredients
-Raw stock inventory management and ordering
-Determining production demands and productivity targets
-Determining product labeling and manufacturing priorities and ensuring team is on task
-Adhere to safety procedures/protocol and manage department with these in mind at all times
Ideal Candidate will:
-Have at least one year of managing a team of 3+ people
-Have experience making soap and/or body products OR bakery/cooking experience
-Be comfortable working with sodium hydroxide (lye) - training will be provided
-Be interested in natural body products
-Be competent in basic mathematics and conversions
-Be competent in Microsoft Excel (spreadsheets!)
-Be organized and orderly
-Be adaptable in an ever-changing work environment
-Be available to work all of December (excluding Christmas day)
-Be able to commit to at least 1 year
Essential Job Functions:
-Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
-Must be able to do physical work (stand, kneel, squat, bend, stoop, lift, walk etc.) for up to 8 hours at a time
-Must be competent in basic mathematics and conversions
-Must be able to tolerate strong scents
-Must have high attention to detail
-Must demonstrate moderate computer literacy (familiar with or ability to learn basic programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel)
About the job:
- Starting pay is $15/hour
- This job is located at our production studio in Avondale Estates, GA.
- This is a full-time position requiring 40 hours per week. Must be available on weekends as needed.
- This is a busy job. There's rarely any downtime.
- This is an active job. You will spend most of your time standing or moving around.
-Job starts early February 2018
3 paid holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years)
2 paid sick days
$50 benefits reimbursement per month
1 week paid vacation (after 1 year of employment)
Generous employee discount