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Production Operations Supervisor

Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

About Ruggable:

Ruggable is a Los Angeles-based, venture-backed, rapidly growing e-commerce startup that is disrupting the $7B rug industry and revolutionizing the market for residential rugs. Our patented 2-Piece Rug System allows you to remove the top layer of your rug and wash it in your home washing machine, offering an affordable, stylish and convenient solution for young families, pet owners, and busy individuals. We're a small, entrepreneurial team with big ambitions. We have a strong brand, established traction, and amazing advisors fueling our steady growth. This is an opportunity to get in at the ground floor and solve for complex challenges, while charting your own career.

Job Summary:

As the Production Operations Supervisor, you will play a pivotal role in the growth and success of Ruggable. The Production Supervisor oversees the production floor and is responsible for the safety, quality, and productivity of the area. Additionally, the Supervisor is accountable for the coaching,  performance management, and attendance management of their teams which includes a number of line leads, operators, and associates. Supervisors are required to manage resources appropriately to ensure production is executed in a timely manner and within all quality parameters, as well as owning the onboarding, and hiring process for their department. The Production Operations Supervisor along with the Shift Manager is also responsible for innovating, driving, and sustaining continuous improvement and process optimization initiatives.

What You'll Do:

  • Become an expert of the production process and oversee all aspects
  • Plan and deploy labor and other resources to maximize efficiency and minimize wastes
  • Be a key stakeholder, voicing the needs of the department in various platforms
  • Own performance KPIs for your team, and communicate them appropriately
  • Train, coach, and develop team members
  • Manage the attendance, interpersonal, and performance related elements of your team
  • React to daily challenges and make changes to minimize impact on performance
  • Embody the Ruggable Values, setting a positive example to your team
  • Innovate, implement, and sustain improvement ideas

What You'll Need to Have:


  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to motivate others to meet demands established by the schedule
  • Experience resolving problems/conflict including disciplinary practices, performance management, appraisals
  • Experience leading a team
  • Ability to create and work in collaborative group environments
  • Ability to thrive under pressure, and meet deadlines
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office/Google Suite


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Conversational Spanish
  • 2+ years of experience in manufacturing field and supervisory experience

Benefits and Perks:

  • Opportunities for career growth and development
  • Positive, collaborative, and open work culture
  • Unlimited vacation time 
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision benefits
  • Life insurance and 401K

At Ruggable, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages. Ruggable is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We proudly recruit and hire a diverse workforce and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

If you are based in California, we encourage you to read this important information for California residents linked here.

To all recruitment agencies: Ruggable does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Ruggable employees or any other company destination. Ruggable is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.



Chicago, IL



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