Who we are today
Godiva is broadly recognized as the worldwide leader in super premium chocolates, through over 600 retail stores, 40,000 points of sale and over 800 Travel retail points of sale in more than 80 countries. Godiva's commitment to excellence is also apparent in its Gold Ballotin Collection and seasonal packaging which have earned Godiva a global reputation for design excellence. Godiva manufactures and markets a broad portfolio of indulgent products, including boxed premium chocolates, small chocolate treats, dipped fruit, biscuits/cookies, coffee/cocoa, blended chilled beverages and other premium chocolate products all bearing the Godiva name. Godiva has recently taken meaningful and successful steps to broaden its portfolio beyond chocolate gifting into the high growth, self-consumption and home entertainment/sharing segments of the marketplace across the Globe. Godiva products are manufactured in Brussels, Belgium and Reading, PA and select co-manufacturing locations globally. The company has approximately 5,000 employees around the world. Why us? If you love our brand, are a chocolate lover and are passionate about making a difference for a global company please consider a career with us. We are looking for people who love taking initiative and becoming part of a fast moving company.
Manage the overall Packaging/Wrapping shift activity within the GODIVA N.A. manufacturing facility (Reading Plant) encompassing employee safety, fiscal direct labor accountability, uncompromising product quality, capital project execution, new product introductions, food safety, and employee relations. Direct all product flow activity from work-in-progress staging to the packaging of finished goods. Directly supervise hourly line leaders, approximately 50 hourly full-time and 100 temporary employees. Ensure effective communication across three shifts of Packaging operations, Processing operations, temporary employment agency representatives, and all manufacturing support functions, including Quality Assurance, Safety, Maintenance, Production Planning, etc. Contribute to Strategic Planning relating to Production at the Reading plant.
Basic Qualifications: Years of Relevant Experience: 5yrs
Educational Requirements: High School diploma
Must be legally authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis
Plant Manufacturing and Office environment with less than 5% travel
The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.Godiva appreciates your interest and consideration of our company. We regret that we will not be able to respond to every resume submission. Only those candidates who best meet our needs shall be contacted. Again, thank you for your consideration.
Godiva appreciates your interest and consideration of our company. We regret that we will not be able to respond to every resume submission. Only those candidates who best meet our needs shall be contacted. Again, thank you for your consideration.
Godiva Chocolatier is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veterans.
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