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Packaging Supervisor - Day shift, Thursday - Saturday (3/12s) with 4 Days Off!

Humm Kombucha

Humm Kombucha

People & HR, Operations
Brinson, GA, USA
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2024

As one of the nation’s fastest growing healthy beverage companies, Humm Kombucha is on a quest to put the goodness of Humm in the hands of as many people as possible.

We are seeking another day shift Packaging Supervisor to partner and support our great Bend, Oregon team. This team works on a busy production floor putting our tasty beverages in bottles, cans, and kegs! Our Packaging Operators are responsible for operating machines filling well over 100 bottles or cans a minute.

We are actively seeking a day shift Packaging Supervisor for the following opening(s):

Thursday – Saturday (3/12s): Days (5am – 5:30pm)


The Packaging Supervisor will partner with the Assistant Supervisor to perform supervisory duties and extend coverage into current shifts, including the effective supervision, management and coaching of the Packaging Operator Team, responsibility for ensuring we produce the proper quantity of quality products safely and at maximum efficiency, and acting as a role model with open communication and partnership to proactively address and resolve all issues that impact plant operations.


  • Follow Humm policies, safety rules, Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices and procedures.
  • Works toward alignment with company goals and KPIs
  • Communicate with department supervisors to prevent and/or resolve any issues across the entire production floor including: packaging, fermentation, warehouse, maintenance, and QC to ensure maximum productivity and a safe work environment.
  • Assist Plant Manager with development and adherence to department budget, equipment selection, expansions, or planning.
  • All other duties similar in scope and responsibility as assigned


  • Responsible for partnering on the hiring, training and development of Packaging Operators and Leads.
  • Scheduling and assigning of all packaging line positions and rotations. Work with Leads to coordinate breaks and lunches of line operators to enable steady production flow.
  • Foster a positive team atmosphere and include regular coaching and conversations in alignment with core values.
  • Evaluate personnel according to Humm Kombucha procedures on work policies, safety, performance, and attendance. Be consistent in disciplinary actions.


  • Monitors and implements the effectiveness of the Food Safety Management System and promotes food safety and quality awareness.
  • Enforce all production and safety rules and processes.
  • Trained and knowledgeable on how to perform all function of the Packaging Line.
  • Responsible for meeting all Packaging quality standards and specifications
  • Work with leadership and the Packaging Team to regularly improve and update processes, workflow and SOPs, for improved efficiencies and job satisfaction
  • Manage supplies inventory for packaging and work with other departments to make sure all materials are prepped to enable the steady flow of production.
  • Oversee start up, shutdown, CIP and cleaning of equipment as determined by the production schedule
  • Responsible ensuring the completion of documentation and communication tools (i.e. Downtime reports, batch tickets, end of shift reports, etc.)



  • Champion the company culture and values
  • Embrace, practice and support Humm policies, Standard Operating Procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices
  • Maintain constructive working relationships with employees and other department heads
  • Being part of the Win



Wages: The starting wage for this role depends on your previous experience. More opportunities for wage increases are also associated with company performance bonuses, individual performance reviews, and promotional opportunities.

Perks and Benefits: We offer loads of awesome benefits and perks!

  • A company culture that prioritizes supporting our employees to make some of the best beverages on the planet!
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance (Humm currently pays 100% of the medical insurance premium for employee-only coverage and offers additional plans to cover your dependents too!).
  • Paid time off for holidays, vacation, sick and personal time.
  • Perks and discounts with other rad local businesses.
  • Company supported retirement plans.
  • And of course... FREE Humm beverages and gear!



  • Minimum 3 year’s supervisory/leadership experience
  • Prior experience in a leadership role in a brewery or other food/beverage pack line highly preferred.
  • Prior experience with brewery quality assurance and quality control plans highly preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain composure in high pressure, fast-paced environments.
  • Solutions and problem-solving oriented, ability to dive in and find solutions.
  • High level communication skills - verbal, written, and interpersonal
  • Ability to motivate staff and create an environment conducive to teamwork both in the department and across a production floor.
  • Oregon Food Handlers training and card of completion
  • Computer skills including experience in Excel/Sheets and Word/Docs.
  • Forklift operator certificate is required within 30 days of hire.
  • Chemical training and the ability to properly use and safely handle a variety of hazardous materials including acids, caustics and sanitizers within 30 days
  • Knowledge of the care, cleaning, and maintenance of all mechanical packaging equipment.



  • Full time
  • Afternoons, Nights, weekends, holidays
  • Shift coverage that could be day, night or swing
  • Noisy and active Production floor
  • Some office work required