Production Supervisor

Location: Rockwell, IA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $75,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/21/2017
Job ID: 02522065
Job Description
Production Supervisor
  • $50 Billion foods manufacturer is hiring for a 2nd shift Production Supervisor
  • This job is open due to promotion
  • Are you interested in career growth?  Are you former military or in the reserves?  Then look no further, in 1-5 years this client is grooming this supervisor to be promoted to a Production Manager role
  • They provide great benefits, stability, growth potential and a good team environment.
  • Relocation is available and will pay for overtime
  • Supervise, lead, manage and mentor a team of highly skilled employees
  • Direct management of 30-50 employees
  • Supervise plant production line workers with an emphasis on teamwork, safety and excellent practices to produce the highest quality products
  • Utilize lean and six-sigma principles to implement continuous improvement methodologies to increase production
  • Ensure quality product is being produced at the standard rate while minimizing scrap and down time.
  • Analyze production runs and make suggestions for improvement
  • Manage, evaluate and train staff by coaching, conduction performance appraisals, administering corrective action, training and development by on-the-job programs and appropriate off the job programs.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; ideally in Operations Management, Business, Engineering, or similar
  • Military veteran or in the reserves with excellent leadership skills is preferred
  • 2-4 years of prior supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • Must have understanding of how to work in a fast paced, challenging, stressful environment
  • Excellent communication skills, a natural leader and able to work in a team environment that utilizes multi-tasking skills
  • Prefer experience with Six-Sigma and Lean manufacturing principles