Share this Job

Production Supervisor 3rd Shift

Date: Sep 26, 2021

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US, 19154

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Great taste takes more than great ingredients. That’s why we go above and beyond. Every day

Tastepoint is the newest name in taste, backed by more than a century of experience. We are fueled by passion and enhanced by the technology and insights of IFF.  Our purpose is to be the spark that advances our customers. We’re an agile, energetic product development partner with a fresh perspective. Tastepoint captures the essence of our customers’ ideas, and the imagination of their consumers. Together, we'll create a fresh take on taste. We solve customer challenges and craft consumer delight.

Job Description

Are you looking for a position where you can grow and develop to higher levels by working hard, dedication to superior performance, improving and enhancing your skills?  Tastepoint by IFF offers an excellent benefit package containing medical, dental, 401k, disability and life insurance plans, and more.  If you need to supplement your college education costs, we provide a generous education reimbursement program.

The Tastepoint Production 3rd Shift Supervisor requires technical knowledge of chemical processing in the production of chemical compounds. This position supervises chemical operators in daily work assignments/resource allocation.  If you are results oriented, hard-working, and have a positive attitude we would like to talk to you. This valued team member works under the direction of the Production/Operations Manager and must demonstrate a solid understanding of production manufacturing practices including OSHA/USDA/FDA/Kosher/Food Safety/HACCP/GMP and BRC/FSSC Audit Readiness.  To be successful, the incumbent must execute and organize batches efficiently, train and provide direction to his/her team and collaborate with the Flavor Chemists for product knowledge, training and direction on problem batches and with Management staff to stay abreast of all quality, safety and operating practices and procedures.  All of our team members are expected to demonstrate professional behaviors and practices of cooperation.

Job Requirements

Required Skills
Math skills are essential in the function of this position to include multiplication and division
Proven ability to multi-task, good communication and teamwork skills
Ability to operate safely in a chemical manufacturing facility
Thorough understanding of the Sale Order Process, our customers and our competitors
Previous leadership role in a manufacturing environment
Provide Supervision and Lead Production Teams (Savory, Powder, Spray-Dry, Liquid) to ensure the safe and timely manufacturing of products.
Organizational Interactions; Serve as Liaison to Investigate and Solve Production Issues:
Serve as First Responder for Production/Building Emergencies:
Produce Safe and Legal Products:  Each of us as Companys’ employees share in the commitment to food
Demonstrate other core competency values including:
Professional Training and Development as a Production Supervisor requires incumbent to gain knowledge of: 
Production processes such as liquid compounding, spray drying, dry blending along with ingredient functions
GHS Labeling Requirements
Budget Controls
Equipment processes and flow, automation capabilities to improve efficiencies
Required Experience 
Minimum of 5 years working experience in the chemical, petrochemical, pharma, or similar process industry
Working experience (minimum of 2 years) with computer software programs: process control systems, spreadsheets, e-mail, MS Office, etc
Preferred Experience
Bachelor's degree Chemical Sciences, Engineering or other relevant field
5 years working experience in a chemical manufacturing company working with computerized process control systems
Working experience using software programs: SAP and Process Control Systems
Previous leadership role in a manufacturing environment 


At Tastepoint by IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit to learn more…

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia