June 8, 2021

Plant Operations Manager

Daffy Apple Corp.

Daffy Apple has been producing our delicious caramel apples and our specialty caramel products in the Denver, CO area since 1951!

Daffy Apple is looking for an Operations Manager to manage food production in a manufacturing setting. We are looking for an energetic individual with food industry, manufacturing, or other applicable experience to assist with our caramel apple and caramel products production. This is a full-time position.

• Manage production of packaged food products
• Motivate, manage, and train staff
• Operate as a hands-on manager
• Monitor equipment performance and make adjustments as needed
• Adheres to all SQF food safety requirements

• Bachelor’s degree required or combination of some education and required experience
• 5+ years in an operations management role required
• Prior manufacturing management experience required
• SQF Certification or experience
• Strong communication and organizational skills

The ideal candidate:
• Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment with an ability to multi-task
• Has a proven track record of operations experience
• Possesses high level leadership skills, as they will train, coach and lead other employees
• Is detail oriented and proactive
• Has the ability to prioritize tasks and exhibit flexibility
• Has experience in a food manufacturing setting
• Bilingual – English and Spanish a plus

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