PLC Controls Supervisor
Company: Leprino Foods
Posted on: January 20, 2023
Within our Tracy, CA manufacturing facility, we are seeking a
highly qualified Maintenance Controls Supervisor to join our Plant
Technical team to continue moving our organization to even larger
levels of people development, equipment reliability, and production
efficiencies. We take pride in our vision to be "world's best",
it's why we work harder, invest more, and continually innovate.
At Leprino Foods, starting compensation for this role typically
ranges between $88,000 and $105,000. This position has an annual
target bonus of 10%.
- Be the leader; provide guidance and direction to a team of
employees in the Maintenance Controls department.
- Build an effective team by engaging, mentoring, and developing
those under your guidance.
- Proactively plan and schedule daily staffing needs to increase
labor efficiency and ensure maintenance controls needs are
- Build and foster strong working relationships, collaborating
within the team, and participating in the positive work
- Prioritizes controls programming needs to minimize production
downtime, while assuring safety and quality.
- Utilizing background and new knowledge of plant processes and
equipment involved, troubleshoot and tackle maintenance problems,
primarily in the controls / PLC area.
- Make strategic and sound decisions pertaining to industrial
controls, department safety, and department efficiency for
- Perform preventative maintenance on the defined
devices/equipment with the intent to optimize equipment
- Support a continuous 24/7 manufacturing operation (the milk
never stops coming.)
You Have At Least (Required Qualifications):
- An Associate's Degree in Controls Engineering, Industrial
Technology, or a similar maintenance subject area and three (3)
years' leadership experience OR five (5) years of experience in an
industrial setting, three (3) of which are in a leadership
- Ability and willing to work 10-12-hour shifts.
- Experience reading and understanding Allen Bradley
PLCs/Wonderware, ladder logic, and P&ID loops.
- Are humble, inquisitive, patient, collaborative, innovative,
results-oriented, and resilient - the DNA of a Leprino
We Hope You Also Have (Preferred Qualifications):
- A Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Industrial Management
field including four (4) years as a Maintenance Supervisor in a
dairy manufacturing facility.
- Experience in PLC/SLC development and programming.
- Dairy/Cheese manufacturing experience.
Offering You in Return:A chance to be part of a global team of
individuals passionate about producing and delivering high-quality
products that help feed and nourish families around the world.
Leprino Foods could not be where it is today without our incredible
employees. That is why we share in our success together by
rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring great people who are in it
for the long run is our goal. Through competitive salaries, tuition
assistance, vacation, holiday, dedicated sick time, matching
401(k), annual merit increases and bonuses, as well as our annual
Profit-Sharing plan. Your impact will be noticed and rewarded, as
you seek to further our company, our customers, and one
Our Story: Leprino Foods' history dates back over 65 years, when
Jim Leprino first started making small batches of mozzarella for
local markets and eateries in the Little Italy neighborhood of
Denver. We've grown a bit since then. Today, Leprino is the world's
largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose, and a leading
producer of whey protein. Still owned by Jim and the Leprino
family, our sights are set to be the "World's Best Dairy Food and
Ingredient Company." To help us achieve that bold vision, we're
looking for our secret ingredient: You. A motivated team member who
is the best at what you do. Three people in a small corner grocery
store in the early 1950s have now grown to almost 5,000 employees
throughout 16 global locations. Will you join us on our
Leprino Foods' history dates to over 65 years ago, when the Leprino
family first started making small batches of mozzarella for local
markets and eateries in Denver. We've grown a bit since then.
Today, we are the largest manufacturer of mozzarella and lactose in
the world, and a leading producer of whey protein. Still owned by
the Leprino family, we've set our sights to become the "World's
Best Dairy Food and Ingredient Company." To help us achieve that
ambitious vision, we're looking for our secret ingredient:
motivated individuals who are the absolute best at what they do.
From three people in a small cheese shop in the early 1950s, we
have grown to over 4,300 employees throughout our 16 global
locations. Will you join us on our journey?
The "Easy Apply" option through LinkedIn is not considered an
official application with Leprino Foods. If you would like to
formally apply for this open position, please visit
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