Production Supervisor

Location: Glendale Heights, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $85,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 3/16/2018
Job ID: 02576442
Job Description
Production Supervisor
  • International chemical manufacturer is hiring for a 3rd shift Production Supervisor due to an expanding facility
  • If you are interested in growth, then this is an opportunity for you as in 1-5 years this client is grooming this Supervisor to be promoted to a Production Superintendent role
  • They have 75 plants throughout the world and is looking for a supervisor that can bring new ideas, implement world class lean manufacturing principles and lead the team effectively  
  • Relocation is on a case by case basis and sponsorship is NOT available
  • Manage, supervise, lead, and develop a team of 30 full-time hourly employees on 3rd shift
  • Will oversee the compounding and blending departments
  • Utilize lean and six-sigma principles to implement continuous improvement methodologies to increase production
  • Track, improve and ensure quality product is being produced at the standard rate while minimizing scrap and down time.
  • Analyze production runs and make suggestions for improvement
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred; ideally in Operations Management, Leadership, Business, Engineering, or similar
  • At least 2 years of prior manufacturing supervisory experience is required.  Ideally in a foods, chemical manufacturing, consumer products, mixing, blending or similar environments preferred
  • Experience with Six-Sigma, Lean manufacturing or other continuous improvement principles is preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, a natural leader and able to work in a team environment that utilizes multi-tasking skills
  • Bi-lingual English / Spanish is a plus
  • Military veteran is a plus
If you have excellent leadership skills and interested in advancing in your career, then send us your resume and we will respond asap!