Come see whats cookin at HelloFresh!
At HelloFresh, we aim to revolutionize the way we eat by making it more convenient & exciting to cook meals from scratch. We have offices all over the world & we deliver delicious meals to millions of people.
We are the industry leader in meal-kit subscription services & were growing all the time. We have distinct meal-kit services that cater to everyone with the most menu variety in the market, which allows us to reach an incredibly wide population of people.
The HelloFresh team is diverse, high-performing, & international, & our work environment is an inspiring space where you can thrive as a result.
Associate Production Manager
HelloFresh is looking to hire an Associate Production Manager to join our team in Richmond, CA! As Associate Production Manager, you will have an integral role in helping HelloFresh disrupt the food industry. You will be hands-on & immerse yourself in the trenches to optimize productivity, promote growth, spark innovation, & incite change from within!
- Oversee a team of production supervisors, leads & associates while meeting optimization goals & continuously driving improvements
- Head up production planning & execution for shift; escalating any staffing issues to the Production Manager
- Deliver full lifecycle performance management for Production Supervisors & Line Leads; head up hiring, training & development, performance management, recognition, actions, etc.
- Ensure maximum productivity, quality, & accuracy of shipment to customers; emphasis in developing labor cost reduction system as well as maximizing efficiency (in other words a focus on low man hour & pick/pack errors)
- Coach supervisors to effectively handle hourly associate behavioral issues; get involved to manage conflict & workplace altercations among employees when needed
- Implement production cost techniques to be applied in production tasks & assembly
- Track production plans, start-times, dismissal times & additional daily activities
- Immerse yourself in the trenches, engage associates, & encourage feedback to drive change from within & adapt to the ever-changing business while focusing on the customer experience
- Bold: you are a true entrepreneurial spirit & not afraid to take calculated risks to disrupt the status quo; you're a visionary leader that listens to your team & values their ideas
- Agile: you roll with the punches & dont get overwhelmed easily, you adapt quickly to change & know how to deliver results in a fast-paced, autonomous environment
- Results-driven: natural problem solver with high level of integrity & excellent follow-through on tasks
- Strategic: recognizes & resolves situations that are ambiguous or challenging, focuses on meeting or exceeding goals, & paves the way for efficiency
- Customer-focused: you understand the importance of highly satisfied customers & are committed to delivering a product & experience that is second to none
- 3+ years of direct leadership in a production-based manufacturing environment (food/beverage/perishables)
- Bachelors degree preferred;high school diploma/GED required
- Successfully managed teams of 50+ people within a hyper-growth, demand-driven organization
- Knowledgeable in Lean manufacturing principles a plus
- Ability to communicate & cultivate collaborative relationships at all levels of an organization
- Track record for driving & delivering results against established goals & key performance indicators
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel & Google apps
- Ability to work nights, weekends & holidays (shift will include weekends)
- Competitive salary & 401K company match that vests immediately upon participation
- Paid parental (16 weeks)
- Generous PTO policy
- Day one benefit coverage for health/dental/vision ($0 monthly premium & other flexible health plans)
- 75% discount on your subscription to HelloFresh, as well as other product initiatives
- Snacks, coffee & catered meals
- Company sponsored outings & Employee Resource Groups
- Collaborative, dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company
Location: Richmond, CA (HelloFresh cannot offer relocation assistance for this position)
Shift: 2:30 PM until production is finished
It is the policy of HelloFresh not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran.