Sanitation Supervisor in Fridley, MN at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 3/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


MN Fridley

Job Type:

Production Sanitation

Job Posting Title:

Sanitation Supervisor

Job Description:

  • Evaluate, modify, and design sanitation policies and procedures to ensure product quality and integrity.  To create, maintain, and reassess written sanitation procedures that will effectively accomplish the task of ensuring product safety at all times.
  • Maintain and ensure the safety of all employees through proper training, enforcement of safety rules, and following proper procedures and knowledge of Safety Compliance.
  • Maintain a good working relationship with other departments to ensure no interruption in business and a fair but strict implementation of all working company rules.
  • Understand and enforce all company policies and procedures as well as good manufacturing practices.
  • Act as Fridley liaison with chemical vendors.  Order chemicals and maintain chemical inventories. 
  • Ensure constant communication with all levels of management regarding sanitation issues. 
  • Promote and maintain teamwork among employees through regularly scheduled departmental meetings and daily leadership practices. 
  • Originate, plan, and implement cost savings projects.
  • Plan and initiate cross-training of all employees with proper documentation of performance so that the objectives of the Sanitation Department can be met at all times.
  • Ensure on-time start-ups of production lines; making sure all departments and lines are cleaned and sanitized in a timely fashion.
  • Maintain the Master Cleaning Schedule.
  • Perform bi-monthly departmental sanitation inspections to help ensure all deficiencies are corrected and documented.
  • Assist in conducting sampling for bacteria, yeast, and mold count testing.
  • Train non-sanitation employees in chemical safety who perform line cleanups where chemical usage is necessary.
  • Discipline employees within company guidelines and in conjunction with the Human Resources Department and the collective bargaining agreement.
  • Order chemicals, departmental supplies and/or repair parts in order to maintain the daily operation of the Sanitation Department.
  • Any authority as delegated by the Quality Manager to ensure proper operations and personnel matters.
  • Implementation of new sanitation procedures.
  • Adherence to yearly departmental budget and daily monitoring of sanitation labor costs.
  • Any other reports or duties as assigned by management.

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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