Overview

Kitchen/Manufacturing Supervisor

 

Job Highlights

Qualifications

·        High School Diploma or equivalent

·        3+ years management experience for teams

·        Background in manufacturing or food production (restaurant or industrial)

·        Computer literate

·        Good verbal and written communication skills (Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with co-workers and vendors)

Responsibilities:

·        This role will need to work from 7:30am to 4:30pm EST Monday-Friday, 2 weeks a month at the Rutgers Food Innovation Center in Bridgeton, NJ.

·        Manages a small team to execute batching, cooking and packaging of Bramble’s food product

·        Monitors capacity of team and equipment

·        Advises on recruitment of new staff, as needed

·        Ensures team is trained and understands aspects of their job tasks, including food safety and efficient job performance

·        Provides feedback, where needed, to staff to maintain this training and understanding

·        Oversees use and care of equipment

·        Provides continuous improvement support to staff

·        Handles reporting on equipment performance in need of maintenance

·        Takes inventory and manages inventory of raw materials, finished products, as well as small tools and equipment through inventory management spreadsheets

·        Handles department specific tasks and provides inter-departmental support (answering questions and emails) as needed, even if during weeks not on site at Rutgers

·        Any other function deemed necessary by business needs

Benefits

·        Excellent pay

·        Medical, Dental, Vision if desired

·        Room + Board in Bridgeton, NJ or surrounding area while on-site

 

Full Description

Bramble aims to improve the health of dogs through a vet-formulated, whole food, plant-based diet that is better for our fur kids, the planet and other animals.

We deliver real, human-grade, restaurant-quality, drool-worthy meals every month – prepped, mixed, cooked and portioned in a USDA-regulated commercial kitchen at the Rutgers Food Innovation Center in Bridgeton, NJ – where Impossible Burger launched their manufacturing! Each meal is vet-formulated to meet the unique needs of each dog.

We’re a dedicated team of animal (not just dog) lovers that pride ourselves on serving the best food and experience possible to our four-legged customers, as well as their two-legged family.

 

SCHEDULE

This role will need to work from 7:30am – 4:40pm Monday – Friday, 2 weeks of the month in Bridgeton, NJ, with 4-5 additional hours throughout the month to attend to email and planning meetings

RESPONSBILITIES:

·        Oversees and handles batching, cooking and packaging of Bramble’s food product

·        Ensures appropriate staffing levels are maintained to handle business needs

·        Monitors capacity of teams and equipment

·        Advises on recruitment of new staff, as needed

·        Ensures team is trained and understands aspects of their job tasks, including food safety and efficient job performance

·        Provides feedback, where needed, to staff to maintain this training and understanding

·        Oversees use and care of equipment

·        Provides continuous improvement (CI)support to staff

·        Handles reporting on equipment performance in need of maintenance

·        Takes inventory and manages inventory of raw materials, finished products, as well as small tools and equipment through inventory management spreadsheets

·        Tracks usage of tools and raw goods to ensure proper stock for workflow at all times. Reorders and provides timely reorder alerts as necessary

·        Provides daily direction setting and maintains a culture of CI

·        Handles department specific tasks and provides inter-departmental support (answering questions and emails) as needed, even if during weeks not on site at Rutgers

·        Any other function deemed necessary by business needs

QUALIFICATIONS:

·        High School Diploma or equivalent

·        3+ years management experience for teams

·        Background in manufacturing or food production (restaurant or industrial)

·        Computer literate

·        Good verbal and written communication skills (Ability to deal tactfully and courteously with co-workers and vendors)

·        Ability to troubleshoot, problem solve manufacturing-related issues that arise

·        Able to work well independently, self-motivated and as a team member

·        Able to meet the physical requirements of the position requiring heavy lifting up to 50 lbs supplies, kneeling, stooping, climbing, and standing on feet for long periods of time.

·        Authorized to work in the United States.

 

BENEFITS:

Benefits

·        Excellent pay

·        Medical, Dental, Vision if desired

·        Room + Board in Bridgeton, NJ or surrounding area while on-site

 

 

Bramble embraces inclusion, diversity and equal opportunity. We’re committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Bramble is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status

Tagged as: cooking, food and hospitality, manager, manufacturing

About Bramble

Bramble offers vet-formulated, 100% plant-based fresh dog food delivered straight to doggy doors! We are a team of animal (not just dog!) lovers that aim to improve the health of our pets, without sacrificing the plant or animals along the way.

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