Sanitation Manager
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Shearers Foods

1,001-5,000 employees

Manufactures sweet and salty snack foods sustainably
Company Overview
Shearer's Foods is a prominent snack manufacturer, recognized for its commitment to environmental sustainability, having received the food industry's highest award in this area. The company fosters a culture of mutual respect and community involvement, emphasizing the importance of teamwork and hard work. With its continuous growth and industry leadership, Shearer's offers ample opportunities for career advancement, making it an ideal workplace for those passionate about contributing to the creation of America's favorite snacks.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage


Total Funding





Massillon, Ohio

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

New Boston, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Operations & Logistics
  • Four year degree in a related, business or technical field such as food science, operations management, engineering, or the equivalent in experience
  • 5+ years of experience in production management or supervision, in the food processing industry
  • Significant experience with lean manufacturing and continuous improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
  • Effective mechanical aptitude
  • Proficient computer skills with the ability to learn new systems quickly
  • Demonstrated ability to manage both salaried professionals and hourly production associates in executing complex, operational programs
  • Ability to work a varied schedule
  • Active in review of projects for hygienic design and environmental risks
  • Lead the risk assessments in major construction projects in the plant
  • Active in the Plant Environmental Monitoring program, collaboratively monitoring the environment for pathogens and taking the necessary actions to prevent food contamination
  • Lead initiatives to be more efficient in water usage, chemical usage, unplanned downtime, and labor
  • Collaborate with maintenance to develop and improve building and fabric conditions, equipment maintenance work, and reliability
  • Develop strategies for innovative cleaning solutions
  • Be a part of a company experiencing exciting, sustainable growth
  • Experience company-wide spirit of teamwork and support
  • Have immediate impact in your role
  • Be heard and “counted at the table”
  • Have an integral role in creating well-loved products
  • Advance your career with an organization that prides itself on being the world's "go to manufacturer" for snack foods
  • Define the sanitation organization and responsibilities for the site
  • Establish employee goals and leadership development strategies
  • Conduct risk assessments and risk mitigation strategies
  • Ensure the policies and procedures are up to date and communicated to the organization
  • Train employees to build capability and knowledge in sanitation techniques, work safety procedures, IPM, and teamwork
  • Build a sustainable culture of safety within the organization
  • Develop sanitation goals and key performance metrics for continuous improvement and to align with key operational targets
  • Develop checklists and other forms to record effectiveness checks and key performance data
  • Develop operational (daily) cleaning schedules, MSS, and IPM schedules and monitor results of these programs
  • Plan, manage and modify sanitation personnel schedules, assignments, and cleaning sequences to meet performance standards and MSS requirements'
  • Coach team members in the principles of effective wet and dry sanitation