Florida Crystals Corporation Process Supervisor in Baltimore, Maryland
ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service, and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada, and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal, and Italy. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s®, and Sidul®.
Overview: The American Sugar Refining Company has an immediate opening for a Process Supervisor in the Specialty Department. This position is responsible for management of unionized workers in the manufacture of food products (sugar).
Responsible for all aspects of the specialty sugar process, production, quality, safety, and the employee supervision involved in the production of specialty sugars
Direct sugar refining operations on designated shift
Direct teams of specialized employees ensuring good manufacturing practices, GMP and safe operating procedures
Achieve standard production volume, quality standards, and regulatory compliance through the supervision of hourly personnel (up to 30) on rotating shifts
The successful candidate must be able to achieve results through subordinates in an organized labor environment
Knowledge of proper operation of Afflation & Melting, Carbonation, Char & Carbon Filtration, Boiling of White, Re-melt & Soft Sugar, Spinning of White, Soft, and Recovery sugars, Conditioning and Drying of white sugars, Liquid sugar manufacturing
Ability to work effectively with subordinates, peers, and supervision
Basic understanding of mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation work
Computer literacy is required
The applicant must be able to manage a liquid process system utilizing his or her basic knowledge of fluid systems, general chemistry, and mathematics
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must
Must be an effective communicator with 2-3 years industrial supervision experience. Basic understanding of mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation systems a plus
Must be available for rotating shifts and weekend work
Must be able to perform industrial labor tasks, such as walking to and amidst work sites, climbing ladders, walking up and down stairs, and working around heavy equipment and in confined spaces
- 2-3 years in manufacturing preferably in the food, pharmaceutical, or chemical industry
College Degree in Engineering or a related science or equivalent military experience preferred
High School Diploma or G.E.D. required.
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.