BioSource Hiring New Talent – Production Plant Supervisor / Production Plant Operator

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We are a biotechnology/food-manufacturing plant specializing in the fermentation of lactic cultures for probiotic applications. We are looking for someone to join our team as Production Supervisor/Production Plant Operator to oversee a team of operators and ensure that work is done safely, accurately, and efficiently. This is a full-time position (40 hours/week, Mon-Fri).  Pay is commensurate with experience, potential, and credentials.

Primary responsibilities include:

– Fermentation tank set-up
– Clean in place (CIP) for tanks, centrifuges, liquid nitrogen pelletizers, and other production machinery
– Fermentation media preparation and pouring
– Tank inoculation
– Monitoring and interpreting real-time fermentation data recorders
– Centrifuge operation and control
– Pre-operation sanitary swabs
– Blending and packaging
– Facility sanitation
– Chemical handling
– Accurate and timely production documentation
– Monitoring and interpreting real-time fermentation data recorders
– Maintaining Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points plan (HAACP) and safe food handling
– Lab skills:

o Gram staining

o Solids testing

o VRB plating

o Water sample plating

o Sample collection


As a Supervisor you will be held to a higher standard and are expected to set an example to other employees. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills are needed. In addition to the aforementioned responsibilities, Supervisors are also required to:

– Teach and train other employees

– Interact with other departments to ensure the entire plant operation runs smoothly

– Monitor employee attendance, evaluate employee performance, and enforce systems/policies/disciplinary actions

РManage production needs for their shifts to ensure smooth transitions from shift to shift.


Minimum Qualifications:

– High school degree or equivalent

– Prior experience in a leadership position

– Prior experience in a manufacturing (especially food manufacturing) setting is a plus

– Health insurance / Life insurance / Dental Insurance / IRA plan

Please send resumes to :