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Production Lead - Dot's Pretzels - Edgerton, KS

Posted Date:  Sep 13, 2023
Requisition Number:  119157

Job Location: Edgerton, KS



Dot's Pretzels is currently hiring a Production Lead in our Edgerton, KS facility. The lead position is an hourly position in a fast-paced production environment. The position is responsible for maintaining a team environment, tracking accurate packaging and mixing storage of food products, cleaning the work area, following all health and safety regulations, and other assigned duties.


Current open position is on A Shift. (Week: 1 Sun-Tue 5am-5pm, Week: 2 Sun-Wed 5am-5pm)  Please attach a resume with your application to be considered for this position.  


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversees production area in the absence of Production Supervisor.
  • Observes and adjusts product flow and process flow to ensure that production standards are met.
  • Check quality and identify any damaged or defective product.
  • Evaluate quality of ingredients and finished product.
  • Coordinate and manage staff and other resources to meet production deadlines and standards.
  • Assist with employee schedules to maintain adequate staffing levels to complete production goals.
  • Relieve operators and other employees when needed.
  • Train and monitor all shift employees to ensure that proper production, GMP’s and Safety guidelines are followed.
  • Complete special projects as assigned with the ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities with efficiency and accuracy.
  • Make decisions and react quickly to problems.
  • Lead and give direction to employees in the plant.
  • Complete all reports and turn in all paperwork in a timely manner daily.
  • Attend all safety meetings and follows proper safety procedures
  • Follow all good manufacturing practices as set up by the company policy.
  • All other duties as assigned.


Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrates accountability for his/her own performance.
  • Strong understanding of production equipment processes, understanding of plant GMP’s and Safety guidelines.
  • Treat others with respect in all circumstances.
  • Enjoys making a significant contribution to the overall team.
  • Develops the greatest possible trust in our Company based on how he/she conducts his/herself each and every day.
  • Demonstrates the utmost in character and integrity in everything he/she does.
  • Must possess the ability to effectively communicate verbally, in front of small to large groups, and in writing.
  • Have the ability to creatively apply experience, and common sense for processes and training.
  • Must be willing to train and drive a forklift.



Nearest Major Market: Kansas City

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