Title: Production Shift Supervisor
Reports To:Plant Manager
Summary:Supervises employees engaged in the production of thermoplastic injection molded parts; positions supervised include general labor, operators, mold setters, maintenance, material handlers, and quality control inspectors. Responsible for: the safety of workers and effectively meeting production schedule while fostering good employee relations.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
1.Responsible for day-to-day safety and supervision of employees while meeting the production schedule. Expected to optimize all resources and promote good employee relations. Promotes unity and teamwork across shifts, between plants, and among departments.
2.Actively promotes safe operations; responsible for the safety of workers and the proper use of appropriate PPE needed on-the-job. Accountable for up-to-date worker training. Identifies safety concerns, works with, and actively support, safety committee actions.
3.Ensures mold changes are accurate, safely completed, in accordance with current industry standards, that first shot produced meets quality standard, that job documentation is executed, proper work instruction used, and process, cycle sheets, and training records updated correctly.
4.Responsible for the overall housekeeping so that the entire plant (interior, exterior, all property plant and equipment) present a safe, clean, and organized work environment free of hazards.
5.Accountable for daily review, taking appropriate and timely action, and completion of all required paperwork and documentation promoting efficient overall operations and positive morale.
4+ years of demonstrated successful experience in a similar position and environment showing applied knowledge of: injection molding machine maintenance, tool maintenance, process optimization efforts, implementing process solutions, machine based programmable controls / robotics, end arm tooling, operation of: conveyors, grinders, and dryers, and continuous improvement in a manufacturing environment. Demonstrated ability to work: independently with good judgment, and effectively on multiple tasks in a fast paced environment. Strong organization and planning skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills to work effectively with others in the work environment. Exceptional team leadership. Demonstrated flexibility, mechanical aptitude and ability to train and motivate others positively. Solid analytical and problem solving skills. Experience working effectively and leading cross-functional teams demonstrating proactive leadership and effective problem analysis and resolution skills. Must know what can be done to help the operator to best do the job assigned. High School diploma, or equivalent. Training on lock-out, overhead crane operation, and EHS issues a plus.
In-depth process optimization knowledge. Working knowledge of: mold setting, quality inspection, inventory management material handling, ergonomics, types of materials, and TS16949 requirements
$21.85 / hourly