Team Lead 3rd Shift


Sheboygan Falls, WI, US

Shift:  Third Shift
Requisition ID:  50712

At Johnsonville, we use our business to build our people. If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Wisconsin-based Johnsonville is the No. 1 national sausage brand enjoyed in 45 countries. Founded in 1945 by the late Ralph F. and Alice Stayer, our company is 3,000 members strong and remains privately owned today. Come join our family-owned company!

Johnsonville Sausage Job Posting

Formulation Team Lead

3rd Shift


Hours: 9:00pm – 5:30am, Sunday-Thursday (Overtime time as production demands)



  • Coach 3rd shift Formulation members to deliver superlative performance in the areas of safety, food safety/quality, cost of goods manufactured, and customer service
  • Coach the development of personal capabilities for yourself and the team
  • Create an environment of ownership where each person wants to be responsible
  • Transfer ownership of the work to the members who do the work
  • Learn faster and encourage others to do the same
  • Effectively communicate to the proper channels when necessary
  • Ensure a safe, helpful, team atmosphere, which promotes continuous improvement among team Members
  • Participate in and facilitate daily GRILL meetings.
  • Participate in and lead projects that leads to improvement in safety, quality, and cost
  • Be responsible for the crewing and scheduling of members as well as verifying timecards for accuracy



  • A minimum of 1 - 2 years of experience in a food manufacturing environment, in a USDA facility is preferred


Skills and Competencies

  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and the ability to function in a team-based environment
  • Work experiences that demonstrate Johnsonville’s Core Values, i.e., Integrity, Innovation, Appreciation, Humility, Respect, Caring, Ownership, Trust, Candor
  • Knowledgeable in regulatory compliance (safety, HACCP, GMP and USDA) preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Demonstrated desire to learn, grow and take on additional responsibility
  • Demonstrated experience in providing feedback and coaching members’ performance and development
  • Demonstrated ability to build a high performing team
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Strong math background is required
  • Must be able to obtain a fork-lift license



Other Requirements:

  • External Candidates Only:  Ability to pass a pre-employment, post offer drug screen, physical and background check.



Meadowside-Sheboygan Falls, WI 

Positions Available:


Member Status:

Full Time, Hourly


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Applicants must be authorized to work in the US without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.

Johnsonville, LLC performs pre-employment, post offer drug screens, physicals and background checks for all external manufacturing candidates.

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment.. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country.  We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.