Production Group Leader

  • Rich Products Corporation
  • Plymouth, MN, USA
  • May 01, 2021

Job Description

Rich's, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4 billion, Rich's is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. Rich's-Infinite Possibilities. One Family.
PURPOSE STATEMENTMorey's Seafood as part of Rich Products is looking for a Group Leader on second shift in our processing area. We offer excellent benefits with a team and family atmosphere. We truly appreciate our employees contributions and talents. We hope you will consider becoming part of our team. This position will regularly process fresh and frozen fish by hand or machine per customer orders, specifications or to replenish Company inventory needs. Assist with receiving and have full responsibility for all procedures and forms.

Oversee, coordinate and provide leadership to and review of the work of assigned staff
Direct workflow and audit shipments for accuracy
Train new employees
Process fish by hand or machine from fresh or frozen form
Report discrepancies/deviations in incoming/outgoing fish
Request supplies as needed
Ensure products are received/stored properly and that end of day product storage and clean-up are completed
Consistently practice and support all safety rules and guidelines
Be flexible and assist in other areas of the company as needed/requested

WORK ENVIRONMENT: May consist of concrete floors, cold, wet and damp surroundings and working in and out of coolers and freezers. Waterproof boots, uniforms, hair/beard nets and earplugs are mandatory in designated areas. May have odors of fish.

Ability to prioritize projects and daily assignments as needed
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to safely lift a minimum of 55 lbs.
Ability to stand/walk for 8 to 10 hours (with breaks)
Ability to work well independently or in a team atmosphere
Must be self directed and able to work without supervision
Must possess proficient primary math skills
Proficiency in operating pallet jacks
Ability to give direction and train employees in processes, safety and sanitation
Strong knowledge of fish species and ability to visually identify
Proficiency in using fillet knife and knife safety
Ability to initiate new and routine procedures by encouraging teamwork and cooperation without prompting

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY: Incumbent is responsible for overseeing production floor therefore is directly in charge of processing area. Must report all problems to the supervisor of the processing department. May participate in counseling sessions with employees.


High school degree or equivalent preferred
Minimum of 2 years manufacturing experience; food processing preferred

Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Rich's"), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich's. Please contact Rich's Human Resources department at asc@rich.comif you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.

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