The Production Supervisor performs frontline supervisory functions and is responsible for safety, discipline, associate relations, housekeeping and performance reviews of hourly associates as well as making recommendations to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product. Supervises, directs, advises, and trains manufacturing team members in accordance with established manufacturing policies and procedures to ensure production demands are met. Ensures all activities are focused on safety, quality, and environmental responsibility. In addition, this position will actively encourage and support concepts of associate involvement, continuous improvement, 5S, and lean manufacturing concepts.
This position is required for 1st shift hours beginning at 6:30am. Saturday and 3rd shift flex coverage are also required. Supervisor will work with and follow the direction set forth by the 1st shift Paint Line Manager and indirectly the Operations Manager.
College Degree Preferred.
Minimum of five years in a supervisory or leadership position.
Highly developed oral and written communication skills, combined with the ability to educate and train operators and technicians in a production environment. Ability to play a true team member role with other key plant leadership members. Demonstrated ability to supervise, motivate, mentor and train associates on a regular basis. A highly skilled and motivated individual.