Production Supervisor

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_603733

Location

Winchester

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Winchester, VA - (USA) 609 Cedar Creek Grade Suite C1 VA Winchester , VA 22601

ContactNumber

540-662-2560

Job Description

This is a direct hire position



JOB SUMMARY



This individual will be responsible for planning, organizing and controlling production personnel and processes within their assigned shift to ensure that finished products are produced efficiently, on time and to customer standards.



ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Implement and control the production schedule

* Review and adjust schedules as needed

* Manage human and material resources to meet production targets

* Make decisions about equipment use and maintenance

* Implement standard operating procedures for production operations

* Ensure implementation and adherence to health and safety procedures

* Monitor quality standards

* Implement and enforce quality control and tracking programs to meet quality objectives

* Analyze production and quality control to detect and correct problems

* Determine and implement improvements to the production process

* Prepare and maintain production reports

* Monitor and review performance of staff, organize necessary interventions for improvement

* Ensure efficient collaboration and coordination between relevant departments including procurement, distribution and management



REQUIRED SKILLS/ABILITIES

* Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

* Planning and organizing

* Coordination and control

* Time management

* Attention to detail

* Decision making

* Effective Communication skills

* Influencing and leading

* Delegation

* Team work

* Conflict management

* Adaptability



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

· High school diploma or its equivalent required.

· 2-year technical degree, 4-year college degree preferred not required

· 4-5 years of manufacturing experience

· 2-4 years proven supervisor or management experience preferred



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

* Standing, stooping and bending to inspect products and equipment within the production facility and to inspect quality details.

* Some heavy lifting and considerable moving of equipment required.

· Lifting of objects up to 50



WORKING CONDITIONS

Primarily in a production plant environment. Exposure to hot, dirty, noisy and congested conditions.



MEASURES OF PERFORMANCE

* Targeted Production and Productivity goals are met or exceeded.

* Agreed delivery dates are met.

* Quality of work done as measured by defect rates, level of rework, returns and customer complaints.

* Ability to motivate staff in exceeding performance goals and building team-work.

* Demonstrated capacity and ability to solve problems and provide technical guidance to staff.

* The effectiveness of Good Housekeeping Practices as measured by the state of organization, cleanliness and discipline in operational area.