Manufacturing Site Manager

Spindrift Beverage

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The Manufacturing Site Manager will be responsible and accountable for managing, executing, and improving onsite manufacturing of product to the highest levels of food safety, quality, and productivity.

  • Work onsite and remotely with contract manufacturers to ensure products are made in accordance to specifications and with established protocols with regard to raw material, product, manufacturing techniques, and packaging.

  • Ensure Manufacturing Instructions and Product Manuals are adhered to during production while still applying experience and judgement to make the best possible product.

  • Conduct critical observation of raw materials, packaging, and products used during manufacturing to identify and resolve issues as well as drive opportunities for improvement.

  • Collect and analyze data gathered during production to drive meaningful improvement to Key Performance Indicators.  

  • Participate with Spindrift operations group to help provide insights, evaluations, and recommendations on identifying and qualifying new contract manufacturers.

  • Work with co-manufacturers, contracted engineers, and internal customers to help design, build, and commission Spindrift specific capital projects.

  • Transition products from the R&D environment to full scale production.

  • Interface with Sales and Marketing and other internal customers to provide input on manufacturability and start-up support for the introduction of new products and packaging.

  • Stay current on industry developments relative to processing, equipment, and packaging innovation, and identify potential applications for Spindrift.

  • Provide leadership in continuous improvement activities.

  • Available for travel up to 60%