Packaging Manager

Creature Comforts Brewing Co.

Athens, GA, USA

Full time

Jul 28

MISSION

Our mission is to build an industry-respected craft brewery that helps people navigate the beautiful and complex world of beer.

PURPOSE

To Foster Human Connection.

VALUES

Crave Curiosity – A curious mind leads to a better living

Moderation Matters – In life as in beer, being balanced is best

Be For People – Be inclusive. Advocate for equity. Extend Respect.

Extend Kindness – Start with trust. No gossip. Give grace.

Make It Better – Whether job or community, make it better. The best idea wins

Leave A Legacy – Set up your successors for success

POSITION PURPOSE

The Packaging Manager ensures that our products are packaged safely and joyfully, to the company’s quality standards and efficiently as possible while developing a strong and cohesive team of packaging specialists. All while maintaining Creature Comforts quality standards, safety protocols, and maintaining CCBC core values.

ACTIVITIES & OUTCOMES

  1. Packaging Efficiency
  • Oversee the Packaging Training & Maintenance Manager by implementing improvements and investments for packaging specialist growth, such as
  • cross-training all of the packaging department by honing their skills needed to navigate effectively and efficiently and in doing so creates an effective production line.
  • Research new platforms with the Sustainability Manager to continuously improve CO2 usage in can and keg operations. Manage sourcing equipment, installation, and utilization of equipment upgrades.
  • Teach/coach packaging specialists the importance of speed to volume ratios such as: avoiding filler stoppage, knowing your machine (properly trained), the importance of preventive maintenance, and the importance of V-curve (input/output).
  1. Leadership & Development
  • Manage and keep packaging specialists motivated to increase workforce sustainability while keeping them engaged in new training opportunities and growth.
  • Lead the performance planning/evaluation/growth for packaging specialists and Packaging Training and Maintenance Manager.
  • Invest in packaging specialists’ growth and cultivate relationships by challenging them.
  • Learn new leadership tools, allowing for collaborative conversations with department managers.
  1. Continued Training & Quality Assurance
  • Cross-trained in cellar operations to increase efficiency, managers are better able to collaborate between departments.
  • Cross-trained in expressing PDO and Obeer process to increase workforce sustainability/maximize production schedule.
  • Properly train packaging specialists to adhere/improve to CCBC SOPs to prevent/reduce “QA holds”
  • Maintains/Continuous improvement to SOPs – which will help more on return on investment.

POSITION VALUES

  • Technical Aptitude – basic ability to learn quickly on specialized equipment and technical processes.
  • Time management – remains solution-oriented and adjusts staffing needs based on production breakdowns
  • Problem Solving Skills – the ability to review and assess our issues quickly, providing feedback for continuous improvements during challenging situations
  • Active listening – the ability to diagnose what’s being said without speaking. Providing feedback and truly understanding what is being discussed.

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