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Production Supervisor

Leading Manufacturing Company Kirksville, MO
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are seeking an experienced Production Supervisor to join our team for a Manufacturing company located in Kirksville, MO.

A Bachelor’s degree is preferred but not required and we will consider experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree. An emphasis on Manufacturing, Industrial Management, or similar preferred.

The preferred candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in a production environment in a leadership role. This candidate will have excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills to effectively lead in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

  • Leads production team on shift to ensure production, quality and safety goals are met.
  • Conduct performance evaluations for assigned shift.
  • Assist with the on-boarding process of new hires if needed.
  • Ensure compliance with safety processes and procedures; conduct regular safety audits and shift meetings.
  • Monitor and prioritize workflow of production to meet deadlines.
  • Manage/direct multiple functions and/or projects to achieve production goals, efficiency measurements, and control labor costs.
  • Fosters a collaborative and positive working environment.
  • Provides leadership for problem resolution to facilitate faster improvements and improved working relationships.
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Enforce consistent application of policies, procedures and rules.
  • Experience with reviewing/approving timecards.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience of manufacturing operations including staffing, equipment, and facility needs
  • Monitor and communicate quality programs to ensure compliance with company policies and government regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree preferred not required.
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in a leadership role.
  • Action-oriented and innovative in the Manufacturing and Operations functions
  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive
  • Demonstrated ability effectively to lead, develop and mentor high performance teams to get results through others.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex documents, write complex reports, detailed business correspondence, policies and procedures.
  • Ability to give effective presentations to management, employees, customers and large groups.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Commitment to high quality standards, customer satisfaction and promoting a safe work environment.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing or Six Sigma is preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to travel as needed.

Physical Requirements

  • Frequent exposure to manufacturing environment with one or more unpleasant or hazardous conditions including but not limited to exposure to dust, dirt, high noise levels, chemicals, etc.
  • Regularly required to hear, speak, be articulate, and sit for prolonged periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to stand, walk, grasp, reach, carry, use manual dexterity, and lift up to 50lbs.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Leading Manufacturing Company

Address

Kirksville, MO
Kirksville, MO
USA

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