Posted

24 days ago

Location

Abilene, KS

Description


The Lead for the Weekend Bagger 1st Shift has a direct role in the chocolate production process from beginning to end. They are responsible 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 responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Job Description                                      Hours are Mon-Wed  5:00 PM 5:30AM
  • Directs, controls, monitors, assists, and trains employees assigned to a specific area, line or team per Supervisor’s instructions.
  • 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.
  • Performs clean-up activities as assigned.
  • May be assigned other duties as required by Supervisor


TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTS

Basic Qualifications
  • 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.
  • Must be able to communicate with and delegate tasks to team members.
  • Must have Leadership experience.


Preferred Qualifications
  •     1 Year Manufacturing
  •     2 Year Machine Operator Experience





Company Description
Russell Stover Chocolates is the nation’s leading manufacturer of boxed chocolates.  The company’s three brands – Russell Stover, Whitman’s and Pangburn’s - account for more than 60 percent of all boxed chocolate sales in the United States through 20+ 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 Chocolates was 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.






background checks.

Russell Stover Chocolates is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED  employer. Principals only please.