1st Shift Supervisor
5855 N. Glen Park Road Brown Deer, WI 53209 US
We are seeking an experienced Production Supervisor to join our Manufacturing Operations team. As a Production Supervisor, you will play a pivotal role in leading and guiding our manufacturing team to achieve operational, quality, safety, and housekeeping objectives. You will foster a culture of continuous improvement, providing coaching and direction to develop high-performance work teams.
- Lead and guide the manufacturing team within a dynamic continuous improvement environment.
- Champion and support Continuous Improvement projects, contributing to process and cost improvement initiatives.
- Provide expertise on Lean Manufacturing methods and principles, guiding the team towards efficiency.
- Prioritize and ensure a safe work environment, implementing and overseeing 6-S programs.
- Enforce proper safety procedures and personal protective equipment usage for a healthy workplace.
- Act as a communication facilitator, coach, and counselor for production workers.
- Assign tasks among department personnel, monitoring outcomes for efficiency and quality.
- Ensure smooth and safe equipment operation within your area of responsibility.
- Uphold quality and cost standards, meeting production requirements.
- Collaborate with internal customers to align schedules, parts availability, and quality standards.
- Maintain accurate production metrics and data to drive consistent improvements.
- Train and develop shop floor leads, ensuring adherence to policies and understanding of metrics.
- Demonstrate alignment with company values and philosophies.
- Associate's degree and a minimum of 3 years of manufacturing leadership experience.
- Strong command of English for effective communication at all team levels.
- Basic mathematical skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division) and ability to read performance graphs.
- Analytical reasoning to comprehend and determine product quality based on documentation.
- Legal documentation to work permanently in the United States.