Production Supervisor-Forsyth, MO - #196344

Archer Daniels Midland Company

Date: 06/08/2022 05:00 AM

City: Kirbyville, Missouri

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Production Supervisor-Forsyth, MO

This is a full-time, hourly position


Supervise and coordinate all aspects of Tableting, Tablet Coating, Encapsulation, and Blending on 2nd shift. Work closely with other department supervisors to coordinate production work flow


Management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties of the position at any time. Attendance is key to performing the job. Include, but are not limited to, the following;

1. Monitor machine down time and production rates to maintain quality and quantity

2. Monitor cleanliness and mechanical condition of all production equipment

3. Direct work, conduct performance appraisals, reward and/or discipline employees, address complaints and resolve problems

4. Ensure that all shift members are trained properly and signed off on SOP’s

5. Maintain daily accountability of all department members

6. Assist in development and improvement of methods for monitoring quality of product being manufactured

7. Provide a safe working environment

8. Ensure adherence to standard operating procedures (SOPs) and all company policies

9. Oversee training and cross-training program

10. Assist in development and improvement of new and old safety policies and safety training

11. Assist in writing job descriptions for respective areas

12. Maintain working knowledge of all equipment and operate such equipment

13. Develop and maintain currency with the computer and programs related to production Operations

14. Ensure materials for each formula needed is provided from warehouse

15. Review all paperwork on completed formulas for accuracy

16. Assist in fiscal year inventory

17. May aid in the interviews and hiring for 76 Facility

18. Ensure production laundry is completed

19. Maintain time and Absence Reports

20. Cross train on various equipment and in other departments


Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with company policies. Directly supervise the Tableting / Encapsulation Departments and Blending on 2nd shift. Must have the ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality


Encapsulation, Tableting, Tablet Coating, Inspection equipment, and Blending equipment. Computer, telephone, facsimile machine, copier, material handling equipment


College degree or two years in house manufacturing experience or three years supervisory experience required

Must have a valid Driver’s License


Ability to read, comprehend and dictate simple instruction, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information verbally and physically at different levels of comprehension in one-on-one and group situations


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals


Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram forms. Deal with problems involving personnel and mechanical situations


Ability to apply or quickly acquire basic methods of instruction. Must be a good communicator and be self-motivated


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and color vision. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Must be able to lift up to 70 pounds and move at least 150 pounds using a pallet jack, dolly, or other material handling equipment


The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately noisy

Other duties may be assigned by management

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veteran status.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.

About ADM:

ADM unlocks the power of nature to enrich the quality of life. We're a premier global human and animal nutrition company, delivering solutions today with an eye to the future. We're blazing new trails in health and well-being as our scientists develop groundbreaking products to support healthier living. We're a cutting-edge innovator leading the way to a new future of plant-based consumer and industrial solutions to replace petroleum-based products. We're an unmatched agricultural supply chain manager and processor, providing food security by connecting local needs with global capabilities. And we're a leader in sustainability, scaling across entire value chains to help decarbonize our industry and safeguard our planet. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional and sustainability challenges of today and tomorrow. Learn more at


ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

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