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Manufacturing Production Supervisor

NW MT HR Solutions, LLC Polson, MT

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Production Supervisor reports directly to the Plant Manager and manages the Third/Weekend Shift processes for the production, quality and maintenance functions of the company. The Production Supervisor should be good at thinking on their feet in a changing production environment, be task and goal oriented, a thoughtful problem solver and possess a level of personal responsibility about managing the equipment and facilities.

Company offers a competitive salary and performance-based incentives to the right candidate with great potential for future growth. PTO, retirement, sick leave, and paid holidays also included.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Understand and adhere to the correct safety procedures as outlined by the company
  • Perform high quality work with very minimal errors
  • Be very conscious of your work and work surroundings
  • Operate state of the art equipment in a clean, functional environment
  • Loading and unloading production/processing equipment
  • Setting up equipment for upcoming production runs
  • Show a commitment to learn and understand all aspects of the equipment from production to shipping a finished product
  • Execute upon instruction and direction given by the Plant Manager
  • Communicate effectively with team members to ensure an exact and efficient production process with a high - quality finished product
  • Assist in cleaning machinery, production and assembly areas to prepare for production runs
  • Accurately and correctly complete production sheets and quality sheets
  • Correct all equipment problems and quality issues efficiently in order to minimize production loss
  • Quickly inform Team Leads of equipment issues
  • Work well independently and within a team to complete production projects while accomplishing the goals of organization

Performance Expectations

  • Flexible with schedule changes, shift rotations, working Saturdays and overtime
  • Mechanically inclined: able to operate, troubleshoot and maintain high performance equipment
  • Effective technical, solution solving, scheduling, coordinating, multi – tasking and organizational skills
  • Eye for detail, work thoroughly, tends to identify mistakes or notice what has been missed
  • Grounded, reliable with excellent follow – through
  • Effective interpersonal skills, follows instructions well
  • Able to adapt quickly and adjust priorities
  • Work indoors in moderate noise and in fluctuating temperatures
  • Working around moving Forklifts

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Prefer minimum of five (5) years production experience within a manufacturing production/processing industry – knowledge of the wood industry preferable
  • Competent knowledge of computer programs - Excel, Word, Windows etc.
  • Forklift experience
  • Ability to work in a team environment in all manufacturing areas and lead by example.

Physical Demands:

Physical requirements include the ability to frequently stand, walk, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, sit, talk and hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.


High School Diploma plus a minimum of 5 years of production management experience

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NW MT HR Solutions, LLC


Polson, MT
59860 USA



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