Production Manager


Lake Wales, FL, US, 33853

REQ ID:  47362

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient.

SEE strives to foster a caring, high-performance growth culture that will deliver consistent, sustainable profitable growth and accelerate our performance – a culture where accountability is clear and aligned, and where we reward business outcomes and impact. Our culture guides everything we do – how we partner with our customers and suppliers, attract and retain top talent, and create value for our stakeholders.

SEE generated $5.5 billion in revenue in 2023 and has approximately 17,000 employees. The company operates out of 46 countries/territories, and our products are distributed in 115 countries/territories around the world. To learn more, visit

Job Description

The Production Supervisor is dedicated to maintaining and improving the capability of the Lake Wales manufacturing facility to safely deliver the highest quality products at the lowest possible cost through the use of effective manufacturing methods. The Production Supervisor will direct staff, train and develop employees to meet the operating goals of safety, quality, efficiency, and continuous improvement. 

Essential Functions & Responsibilities
•    Follow and ensure that all Key Operating Procedures are upheld, including but not limited to:
o    Company and facility Policies
o    Safety – LTCT; use of proper PPE; adherence to all applicable safety rules
o    Quality – PQCT, Product Specifications, Testing Frequencies and Procedures
o    SOPs – Methods for performing work
o    SSOP/Good Housekeeping (keep machines and area sanitized and clean)
o    Good Manufacturing Practices
o    Food/Safety Security
•    Accountable for scrap, efficiency, quality, and monitors performance and progress on the production floor and warehouse
•    Execution of time management skills to coordinate multiple priorities and direct production staff for production, materials, machine problems, scheduled change over, staffing needs, etc.
•    Ensure maintenance and technical issues are being addressed to optimize performance by exercising judgement to identify root cause and place necessary corrective actions
•    Supervise the Maintenance program to organize repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
•    Supervise the Quality program to guarantee that quality standards are upheld and that any suspect or defective product is reported to be appropriately destroyed or placed on hold for review and decision 
•    Drive Continuous Improvement efforts to engage all employees to make quality products and promote all Kaizen and initiatives to sustain improvements
•    Assess project and resource requirements to accurately plan and execute daily production and projects
•    Uphold required KPI metrics as required and partner with team to identify inefficiencies to restore metrics to good standing.
•    Projects and responsibilities as assigned by Plant Management and Corporate to facilitate lean, effective production while upholding safety, quality, and company culture


Competency Statements 
Act: Safely, Responsibly and Ethically
Develop: Positive, Collaborative Teams and Healthy Work Environments.
Deliver: Timely, Innovative and Sustainable Focused Solutions.
Drive: Quality in Products, Service, and Attainment of Professional Goals.
Integrate: Core Values of Commitment, Responsibility, and Innovation into all aspects of work.  
•    Business Acumen- Communication 
•    Judgment- Critical Thinking – Decision Making- Planning and Strategy
•    Leadership-Coaching and Development - Ability to coach and lead others
•    Change Management- Accountability


Education: Four-Degree (preferably in technical or business discipline) or equivalent experience. 

Experience: Lean, Six Sigma, Kaizen, 5S, and other continuous improvement experience and background with mechanical aptitude. Preferred 3-5 years to direct supervision experience. 

Specific skills: Ability to effectively manage, motivate, and lead team with clear communication and company vision.  

Equipment and skills: Preferred experience in the Blow Molding industry or other plastics sectors. Mechanical aptitude to successfully troubleshoot machine issues and teach production employees and use problem solving and decision-making skills to run an effective production operation.  Strong communication skills (verbal and written).

Computer experience and software: Microsoft Suite, Oracle, SAP.  

Requisition id: 47362 

Relocation: No  

SEE is committed to attracting, selecting, and developing talent that reflects the diversity of the communities and customers we serve. We take pride in our selection process to identify,  infuse, and grow talent to align with our culture, values, and norms. SEE prioritizes talent development, fostering a culture of continuous growth and career progression. The company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

*Please be cautious of fraudulent recruiting efforts using the SEE name or logo. SEE will never request private information during the application process, such as a Driver's License or Social Security Number. If you have any concerns about information received from SEE during the application process, please reach out to us directly at [email protected]




It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

Nearest Major Market: Lakeland

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