Production Supervisor - 3rd shift

Country
USA
City
Gastonia
Section
Operations
Level
Professionals
Contract type
Permanent

Oversee hourly production workers to ensure all aspects of safety, quality, and productivity for the re-pack operations are maintained/improved.

  • Manage and control the day-to-day activities for an assigned shift within Packaging and Re-Packaging in Distribution
  • Lead, direct and coordinate a team of employees within the area of responsibility
  • Manage and control if the activities are in line with the plan and deadlines
  • Ensure that the quality is in compliance with the M+H technical and quality standards as well as the customer requirements
  • Ensure the quality approval of the products by the Quality Inspectors/Supervisors and implement corrective actions in case of deviations, control if the corrective measures are effectively applied
  • Implement, coordinate and control the accuracy, cleanliness and the order of the production area/activities (e.g. manage the Walk the floor process, ensure the 5A Process (zoning), implement the Production Basics, ensure the execution of the cleaning schedule, etc.)
  • Ensure that the machines and technical equipment are properly used and maintained
  • Coordinate and control the set-up processes in accordance with the pre-defined schedule
  • Manage the employees´ safety by conducting health management events/workshops
  • Manage the information flow within the team of employees and distribute the information to the respective parties
  • Ensure that the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed and directed, ensure the training of the new employees
  • Must be able to direct and manage multiple packaging lines (with the aid of Set-Up personnel) / Measure employee effectiveness and administer corrective action as required / and facilitate quality and productivity improvement activities.

Your challenge

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain or Industrial Engineering, or related field from a four-year accredited college or university

Experience:

  • 3 - 5 years of experience in supervision of material handlers and warehouse operations.

Required Skills:

  • Strong organizational and planning skills, problem-solving
  • Leadership, strong interpersonal skills
  • Computer skills (MS Office) and SAP

Preferred Skills:

  • Automotive industry experience
  • Technical knowledge of M+H products