Line Lead in Santa Rosa, CA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/18/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Production Lead who will join our Hawthorne team in Santa Rosa, CA.

Starting pay $20 an hour!

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Safely execute daily production goals given by shift supervisor
  • Accurately record number of units produced each shift, including up time, down time, and any component scrap
  • Train new associates for various production tasks on manufacturing line
  • Setup and breakdown manufacturing line for all various bottle sizes and SKUs produced on given line: Filler, capper, labeler, bottle coder, conveyor, etc
  • Manipulates empty packaging into position onto production line.
  • Ensures that the quality of the bottles are free from defect and meet company standards.
  • Adjust and tighten lids on full packaging to ensure tight seals with no leaks.
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment.
  • All other duties or tasks as assigned by supervisor

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Preferred education level is a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to lift approximately 50 lbs
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Fitness Club Reimbursement ($350) 

  • Nutrition reimbursement program (up to $200 per associate and per spouse)

  • First day of hire, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and GroPride Network, Scotts Young Professionals.

  • 12 SMG paid holiday days and generous vacation policy.

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.



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