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Production Supervisor

Production Supervisor

Job Description

Night Shift Production Supervisor

Must haves our client is seeking in a Production Supervisor:

  • Strong People & Communication Skills

  • Process Driven (understands the importance of the process being followed to the Standard)

  • Lean Manufacturing Experience

  • Can thrive in a face paced production environment

  • Experience supporting an automated production line is preferred. PLC Experience as their automated section is very high tech and run with magnets

  • POSITION SUMMARY for Production Supervisor:

    The Production Supervisor has two major functions:

    • Maintenance (daily activities) using the Production Management System - Employees follow current standards to achieve expected results. The objective of Maintenance is to make certain that things do not go out of control, which requires effort and a strong sense of discipline

    • Improvement (kaizen) - Enhancing and upgrading current standards by continually establishing new and higher targets

    QUALIFICATIONS for Production Supervisor:

    • Bachelor's Degree or 5 years experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment at a group lead level or higher

    • Ability to demonstrate analysis, judgment, planning, organizing, and communication (verbal, written and listening) and feedback skills

    • TWI training method/approach knowledge or experience preferred

    • Yellow belt certification preferred

    • Good understanding of Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) metric

    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Process improvement experience with one of the following: lean manufacturing (Kaizen, 5S) or Six Sigma.

    Night shift is 7:00pm-7:00am.

    The shifts rotate, one week work Tue, Wed, Sat, Sund and the next Mon, Thur, Fri. It flips between the two.

    Key word: Production, lead, supervisor, manager, problem solving, Process improvement, lean, 5S, Kaizen, six sigma, reduce, save, optimize, analysis, judgment, planning, organizing, fast-paced, equipment, automation, robotics, train, safety, value stream, TWI training, 5-whys, fishbone diagram,

    Job Requirements


    Job Snapshot

    Base Pay $50,000.00 - $70,000.00 /Year
    Employment Type Full-Time
    Job Type Manufacturing
    Education 4 Year Degree
    Experience None
    Manages Others Not Specified
    Industry Manufacturing
    Required Travel Not Specified
    Job ID Davis_219497
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    Production Supervisor

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