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Assistant Maintenance Supervisor 2nd Shift Racine in Chicago, IL at OSI Group

Date Posted: 4/7/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Provides on-the-job leadership and task supervision of assigned employees in a department or area of the plant. Acts in a capacity to extend the supervisory abilities of the immediate reporting supervisor in charge of the overall area. Assure that all aspects of job performance are geared for Food Safety and Quality that meets and exceeds regulatory, industry, customer and BRC standards.


(i.e., Policies, procedures, etc. for which you are responsible.)

  • Assigns employees to work stations and assigns individual tasks to employees where required.
  • Trains employees, checks their work and corrects improper performance of tasks.
  • Assists the Functional Area Supervisor or Manager with the responsibility of meeting safety, quality, and production goals.
  • Trains and monitors employees in compliance with GMPs and Safety
  • Evaluate new hires during their probationary/evaluation period and recommend retention or termination.
  • Recommends discipline where necessary.
  • Assists Functional Area Supervisor or Manager in in evaluating applicants for employment in assigned department.
  • Inspects equipment for safety and functional operation.
  • Works on malfunctioning equipment reported to maintenance department.
  • Supervises to ensure compliance with maintenance specifications (if assigned to Maintenance department)
  • Assists with the set-up, adjustments, and inspection of production and material handling equipment.
  • Performs various pre-op, PM repairs daily or as scheduled.
  • Evaluate performance of individuals, take disciplinary action, provide coaching and feedback, and recommend dismissal when necessary.
  • Coordinate preventative maintenance programs and ensure complete documentation of preventative maintenance activities.
  • Respond to after-hours emergency and repair calls.
  • Assume certain duties of the Maintenance Supervisor in times of absence.
  • Maintain communication with other supervisors to solve production problems and USDA concerns.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Provides guidance and assistance to employees to ensure compliance with company specified rules and regulations regarding employee practices, worker safety, food safety, security and general behavior requirements.
  • Ensures work area is kept clean and sanitary.

Job Requirements


  • Some high school or equivalent experience
  • Basic computer competency

1 – 3 years of on the job experience with demonstrated understanding of process flow, quality, efficiency,

OSI Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that believes everyone has the right to be treated with dignity and respect. OSI  does not discriminate on the basis of national origin, gender, race, color, religion, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment based on merit, qualifications and business needs. OSI participates in the E-Verify program.