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United States of America
Manufacturing and Operations




The Production Supervisor will plan, direct, coordinate, and control activities of workers engaged in production at Trident Seafoods' Carrollton, GA facility. This position will work second shift.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Studies production schedules and estimate staffing, duty assignments and inventory requirements.
  • Develops a process plan including people, resources, equipment, and floor space.
  • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules.
  • Coordinates manpower requirements by increasing or decreasing personnel and overtime to meet changing conditions.
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
  • Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
  • Maintains time and production records.
  • Performs activities of workers supervised.
  • Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
  • Responds to grievances accordingly and works with subordinates, and Human Resources to discuss and eliminate problems.
  • Performs other similar or related duties as requested or assigned.

Additional Responsibilities: 

  • Acquires knowledge of Trident’s Environmental and Safety Policies by completing required training programs and performing designated work activities in accordance with training and procedures/work instructions.
  • Notifies designated personnel of any environmental or safety incidents or risks not previously documented, in accordance with Environmental Awareness and/or safety trainings.

Minimum Requirements



Experience / Education

  • Associate degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one-year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3-5 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing production environment with specific experience managing the production lines.
  • Food industry experience preferred.


  • Basic computer skills required. Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Must have excellent written and oral communications ability.
  • Required to speak effectively before groups of senior management, subcontractors, and/or employees of the organization.
  • Use of basic reasoning, thinking “on your feet”, and ability to resolve issues quickly with little or no direction from a superior.
  • Ability to interpret instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule format.

Trident Seafoods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age and genetic information.

Trident Seafoods has adopted a zero-tolerance and drug-free workplace policy. Pre-employment drug examinations are required for all employees.

Any employment offer from Trident Seafoods is contingent upon the candidate maintaining valid immigration status and work authorization throughout employment, without any need for immigration sponsorship by the company.