3rd shift Production Supervisor

Sturtevant, Wisconsin | November 8, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Optimizing operations through leading, ongoing coaching and feedback, motivating, and supporting associates within the assigned shift.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, process aptitude, and proven ability to implement lean principles, including 5S, Standard Work, PDCA, root cause analysis, SMED, Poka Yoke, Visual Management and counter
  • Provide motivation, support, guidance and performance feedback to employees. Enforce personal accountability for all levels of staff.  Identify and close training gaps to promote capability and flexibility of the team.
  • Observing and monitoring the optimal deployment of labor, material and time to meet production schedules.
  • Lead shift huddles and daily communication with team and support teams.
  • Planning and coordinating repairs should malfunctions occur.
  • Troubleshoot to determine corrective actions for nonconformances to product / equipment.
  • Motivate associates to exhibit good housekeeping and safe work practices at all times.
  • Maintain associates time / schedule within payroll system.
  • Lead/participate in safety related activities including accident investigations.
  • Assist in operator training.
  • Enter / verify production data in ERP system.
  • Participate / lead in continuous improvement activities associated with assigned shift.
  • Assists in monthly physical inventory as required.
  • This list is not all inclusive and other duties may be assigned as needed.


Education and/or Experience:  

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and three to five years related experience and/or training. Bachelor’s Degree preferred.