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B Shift Crew Leader


McCormick & Company, Incorporated, a global leader in flavor, is seeking a Work Leader at the Flavor Manufacturing Center in Hunt Valley, MD. 


With more than $5 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses. We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service. Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.  McCormick makes every moment and meal better


As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services. Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.




The work leader will lead an assigned shift for packaging line(s) or unit(s) with overall responsibility of performance across the assigned shift. Ensure assigned area performs as expected by ensuring overall standards are maintained. Single shift leadership responsibilities; provide coaching and development opportunities for team members and facilitate and encourage teamwork.



  • Set the direction of shift team and ensure overall performance of the department to meet objectives for productivity, quality, safety, food safety, sanitation, GMPs, customer service, process reliability.
  • Participates in cross-functional improvement teams and problem solving activities.
  • Ensure product meets standards by reviewing the compliance, the necessary means and equipment are available and that utilization of equipment available is functional and safe.
  • Investigate and communicate root cause failure analysis, including recommending and implement resolutions.
  • Communicate daily with Team Managers & team and follow up on corrective action assignments.
  • Participate in the interview process, on-boarding and early development of team members
  • Performs Technician job duties as needed


Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years Manufacturing experience, to include proven experience in problem solving; resolving minor mechanical and/or processing problems and making necessary adjustment.
  • Minimum of 1 year Leadership experience; ability to provide daily direction / coaching.
  • Able to find situational clarity (where to go, what to do) within the Plant. Ability to teach/coach others how own area/team interacts with other areas/teams within the Plant and contributes to the Plant results.
  • Understands a manufacturing environment and how Plant performance impacts Supply Chain function, customers and consumers.
  • Holds self and team accountable for following processes and standards and achieving results.
  • Maintains professionalism and flexibility in uncertain or stressful encounters.
  • Communicates effectively, orally/written, up, down and across.
  • Facilitates and promotes teamwork & team discussions.



McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 




United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore