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Shift Supervisor

Shift Supervisor

Job Description

Founded in 1988, SMC Ltd. was built on a vision to provide high quality manufacturing services faster than industry options of the day.  This core value of speed-to-market is what has grown SMC into a globally recognized supplier to the medical device and pharmaceutical industries.

Comprised of dedicated people and decades of manufacturing experience, we have continued to experience strong growth and currently have outstanding career opportunities for equally dedicated people. 

Shift Supervisor

Responsible for supervising all activities on the molding room floor including machine start-ups and shift disposition.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for start-up of all machines in a production mode at any given time and proper shutdown when necessary following all applicable procedures and documentation.
  • Supervise, direct and oversee all activities of machine operators, service people, material handlers, and packers as well as temporary staffing.
  • Assist in pulling and setting molds when needed.
  • Follow and review production schedule daily and make appropriate changes according to the priority lists.
  • Complete Supervisor’s log and report into the ERP system every shift and communicate any problems to the appropriate person.
  • Act as a focal point for all activities of the Molding Department including interaction with other departments.
  • Maintain high level of housekeeping on molding room floor, in packing room, material area, grinding room and all other related areas.
  • Conduct training for all employees on shift.
  • Track and address employee attendance and performance.
  • Conform to ISO Standards and all applicable procedures.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe work environment by following all company safety policies and procedures.
  • Ensure proper communication of company policies such as safety, breaks, clean room protocol, etc.
  • Perform any and all other duties assigned.


Job Requirements

Desired Qualifications:

  • 5 Years experience as a Plastic Injection Molding Supervisor.
  • Machine start up experience required
  • Must have knowledge of material mixing.
  • Must possess excellent problem-solving techniques.
  • The ability to work independently and to be a self-starter is essential.
  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
  • Experience in leading Kaizen, 6-S, and other LEAN activities.

SMC Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any aspect of employment because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, and marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Manufacturing, Skilled Labor - Trades, Management
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Relocation No
Industry Manufacturing, Medical Equipment, Biotechnology
Required Travel Not Specified
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Shift Supervisor

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