Production Manager

Happy Moose Juice is an organic, cold-pressed juice company, based in the vibrant neighborhood of Bayview, San Francisco. We recently launched a line of lightly processed juices for wholesale, and have quickly grown our sales and distribution base in the bay area. We sell to many awesome reputable businesses like natural food markets, coffee shops, cafes, offices, etc. In light of our recent growth, we are searching for some experienced and qualified individuals to join our team. Spirited, motivated, and supportive of one another, we take pride in working hard together to achieve our goals. We are collaborative, open-minded, passionate, and creative. We believe that we are as capable as anyone else out there, and have set out to achieve our mission of building the world’s greatest CPG juice company. Being a fast-growing food startup, you should expect and look forward to continuous expansion of job responsibilities - the more you can do, the faster we, as a company, can grow.

Below are the main areas of responsibility:

  • oversee daily production
  • planning and organising production schedules including in-house, co-packer, and shipping between the two parties
  • assessing resource requirements
  • managing in-house and co-packer inventory levels ((bottles, caps, ingredients, labels inventories, kitchen supplies, etc.)
  • ordering finished products from co-packer to maintain in-house supply
  • ensuring that health and safety, and food safety regulations are met
  • managing fluctuations in produce market due to seasonal ingredients, gapping ingredients, troubleshooting hard-to-find ingredients
  • maintaining quality control standards
  • overseeing production processes
  • selecting, ordering and purchasing raw materials
  • organising the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment liaising with marketing and sales staff
  • supervising the work of production workers
  • organising relevant training sessions
  • invoicing corporate and distributor clients using Quickbooks Online software
  • communication with clients

The perfect production manager will have these skills/traits: -Detail oriented

  • Willing to go the extra mile
  • Flexible schedule
  • Proactive, self-starter, high-productivity
  • Has their own transportation
  • Enjoys working collaboratively
  • Exemplary customer service
  • Understands need to meet quality standards
  • Excellent time management and scheduling
  • Organized
  • Bonus: Speaks Spanish

Please email with short note on why you are interested, linked profile, and resume