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Production Supervisor

Company: Gateway Recruiting, INC.
Location: Trenton
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionJob Summary:In this role, you will supervise and coordinate the daily operation of the production shifts with responsibility for achieving quality and cost-effectiveness in an on-time and efficient manner. Responsible for implementing and driving change in a high volume, fast-paced, lean manufacturing environment. Interacts daily with department supervisors/leaders in Operations, Quality, Human Resources, Finance, Materials, Engineering, and Continuous ImprovementResponsibilities:

  • Responsible for the overall performance of assigned work group, including safety, quality, cost, and output schedule performance.
  • Supervises the activities of production or plant associates to achieve objectives regarding quality, cost, and time. Evaluates the performance of associates and complete necessary reports. Recommends merit increases and training/development needs.
  • Supervises the utilization of materials to assure an appropriate number of parts are available to maintain smooth production flow; identifies wasteful practices and methods; reports any problems/concerns with viable solutions to the Manager, Production; and reports suggestions recommended by associates for procedure change, etc.
  • Actively support plant programs and goals, including but not limited to units per man-hour, safety and 5S, quality, customer availability, TAKT attainment, and cost as measured by overall plant performance.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement; implement improvement plans, lead daily problem-solving activities within teams for process improvements, develop department budgets and ensure they are to plan.
  • Provide for effective associate relations within manufacturing by ensuring that employment practices are fair and consistent. Ensure adherence to standard work, including plant work rules, collective bargaining agreement, and payroll compliance (if applicable)
  • Implement plant-wide communication plans and initiatives with employees in the area of responsibility. Serve as the primary communication vehicle between the leadership team and production employee.Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's Degree or business degree preferred.
    • 1 to 3 years of manufacturing experience.
    • Must possess sound interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment.
    • Excellent problem solving and conflict management skills.
    • Lean or Six Sigma Experience Preferred
    • Supervisory experience preferred.
    • Experience in a union environment preferred (if applicable)Powered by JazzHR3Rxd3KklwE

Keywords: Gateway Recruiting, INC., Trenton , Production Supervisor, Professions , Trenton, New Jersey

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