Seeking a Production Supervisor who will supervise a staff of hourly personnel, leading and managing the day-to-day manufacturing operations. This position will work 2nd shift: 4 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. and is typically 10-11 hours per day.
Plans, organizes and controls a work group to meet production schedules.
Maintains safe working conditions, safe work practices and good housekeeping in area of responsibility.
Improves methods and processes to improve productivity, reduce costs and improve quality.
Trains, develops, instructs, motivates employees to achieve maximum efficiency.
Understands all applicable company policies, standards and procedures and communicates to ensure compliance by all employees in area of responsibility.
Recognizes and disciplines employees according to established procedures.
Understands bottlenecks that limit production and take necessary corrective action.
Insures flow of materials to meet production needs
Ensures proper equipment and tools for workforce to complete tasks.
2 or 4 year degree (preferred, but not required)
5+ years increasing responsibility in a production environment
Initiative and competence to anticipate and respond to issues along with the ability to identify and implement changes as needed
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles a plus
Excellent communication skills, personal accountability and a strong sense of urgency
Training and supervisory experience a must
Strong ability to communicate to multiple levels and functions
Ability to work independently
Experience in Schematics, Blue Print reading, and AutoCAD introduction
Has led multi-functional projects
Has led teams in structured and stressful environment and ever-changing environment
Strong ownership of outcomes (high responsibility)
Proactive versus reactive approach
U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.