Misha's Kind Foods

Production Leader (FT)

Los Angeles, CaliforniaFull-time
About the Job
Kitchen Production Lead.

Misha’s Kind Foods is looking for a dedicated, experienced Kitchen Production Team Leader. Our manufacturing facility is located in Los Angeles, 90001. Production ranges from Monday-Thursday to Tuesday-Friday, generally 4 days, 8-10 hour shifts. The lead position is 5 days a week, as duties may extend beyond production days.

Job Requirements:
  • Lead be computer literate and have intermediate to advanced skills with Microsoft Office, Excel, Google Docs, and Google Calendar.
  • Must be an excellent communicator and be able to troubleshoot issues that arrive during production.
  • Must be able to create and implement efficient production processes and metrics to ensure product consistency.
  • Must be able to meet the growing volume within the production time frame.
  • Must be compliant with SQF and GMP practices and programs to ensure safe food and report food safety problems to those with authority to take action.
  • 1+ Years experience as a Production Lead in Food Manufacturing.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Organized, motivated, and able to keep a tight ship on a rigorous schedule.
  • Basic math skills (addition, subtraction, division, multiplication).
  • Keep the production area clean and organized throughout the production shift.
  • Clean and sanitize the kitchen before leaving.
  • Prepare foods based on estimated volume and need.
  • Must be able to manage and update daily product and ingredient/supply inventory.
  • Must sign a W-4 (no under the table pay).
  • Must be punctual, take directions well.
  • Must work well with others.
  • Must be able to lift 20-30 lbs.
  • Must have a dragon slayer mentality (in accordance with company values).
  • Must be comfortable working (according to safety guidelines) during Covid Pandemic.

Preferred but not required experience:
  • Piping (with heavy bags).
  • Use of Vitamix Blenders.

Starting Pay
$19 to $22/hr - Full-Time Position.