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Production Supervisor - Manufacturing

Plitek, L.L.C.
Des Plaines, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Hiring for 2nd Shift only.

SUMMARY:
The Production Supervisor is responsible for making sure that communication is made clear to the Production Team with respect to job scheduling, shipping of finished goods, and training efforts for the production line. In some instances, it may be necessary to communicate directly with the Production setup person(s), operator(s), and/or production assistant/packer(s). Additionally, the Production Supervisor will work with the Scheduler and 1st shift Production Team to ensure that the schedule is accurate and organize suggestions and implementation to meet required job completion dates.

The Production Supervisor is responsible for ensuring that the schedule for production is being met, with regards to setup, operation, QA, and receive time. The Production Supervisor is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations within production (ie. shop employee requests, safety, ensuring quality, costs, etc). As well as, training or organizing training with Production Team Leader(s) for new and existing employees on all elements of the scope of their position in regards to machine setup, machine operation, process specifications, product specifications and daily duties.

This position has strong knowledge of many departments within Plitek, the ability to lead, setup and operate different types of machines as well as the ability to train Production Team and Line Leaders is key.


KEY SKILLS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Follow direction from Operations Manager
- Able to work with Planner, Scheduler, and 1st shift Production Supervisor to understand the scheduling needs on a daily basis
- Oversee the Setup and Operation of the production line is in a safe manner and complies with all Safety Policies.
- Ability to read a Job Traveler, setup and operate the production line if needed, perform required quality testing, and perform material transactions.
- Oversee that the production line and workplace are at 100% efficiency, quality, safety, and responsiveness
- Assist in resolving any production line issues.
- Competent in reading blueprints, quality instructions, work instructions, etc.
- Ability to use metrology devices as needed (loupe, ruler, calipers, etc.)
- Maintain production standards across all current job responsibilities.
- Document production and quality results in the Computer System and on Job Travelers (Vantage)
- Comply with the established QMS (ISO 9001) procedures and work instructions.
- Mentor and train all lower level employees throughout the organization on the production line.
- Must complete all direct reports' Performance Appraisals.

 

EXPECTATIONS (directly affects performance review, increases, bonus, and company performance):
- Safety
- Productivity/ Cost/ Efficiencies
- Quality
- On-Time Delivery/ Responsiveness

Company Description
PLITEK is a leading, global manufacturer of precision die cut components and converted materials. We provide unique solutions through a range of vertically integrated converting capabilities and value added services.

Our converting capabilities include precision die cutting, multi-layer laminating, custom film extrusion, specialty adhesive coating, release liner coating, surface treatment, slitting & rewinding, printing, and packaging.

Our value-added services also include material selection assistance, design support, rapid prototyping, clean room manufacturing, and contract assembly & packaging.

We focus on providing solutions for our customers and strongly value quality, innovation, hard work, and good business ethics.

Mission: World-Class Excellence

We maximize client satisfaction and employee pride of ownership by demonstrating competence and creativity with professionalism. We are committed to quality by using best practice manufacturing processes and state-of-the art technology to deliver world-class products and services.

Our Core Values include:
- Integrity
- Strict Confidentiality
- Strong Relationships
- Entrepreneurial Spirit
- Partnership
- Supporting Our People and Community

Plitek, L.L.C.

PLITEK is a leading, global manufacturer of precision die cut components and converted materials. We provide unique solutions through a range of vertically integrated converting capabilities and value added services. Our converting capabilities include precision die cutting, multi-layer laminating, custom film extrusion, specialty adhesive coating, release liner coating, surface treatment, slitting & rewinding, printing, and packaging. Our value-added services also include material selection assistance, design support, rapid prototyping, clean room manufacturing, and contract assembly & packaging. We focus on providing solutions for our customers and strongly value quality, innovation, hard work, and good business ethics. Mission: World-Class Excellence We maximize client satisfaction and employee pride of ownership by demonstrating competence and creativity with professionalism. We are committed to quality by using best practice manufacturing processes and state-of-the art technology to deliver world-class products and services. Our Core Values include: - Integrity - Strict Confidentiality - Strong Relationships - Entrepreneurial Spirit - Partnership - Supporting Our People and Community

Address

69 Rawls Road

Des Plaines, IL
60018 USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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