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Production Supervisor

Serta Simmons Windsor Locks, CT
  • Posted: November 06, 2019
  • Full-Time

Reports to: Operations Manager
Summary
Leads cell/department activities and associates to ensure a quality product is produced safely, in time for delivery and within budgeted costs; key contributor to leading and managing change within the plant.
Duties & Responsibilities
Identifies daily production challenges and find solutions to prevent reoccurrence and meet production schedules
Serves as a link between associates and management and support associates through changes
Assists in developing and monitoring standardized work for direct reports and adhere to Leader Standard Work for your position
Audits or assigns audit duties for key result areas (e.g., quality, safety, scrap)
Holds daily cell meeting and set expectations for the day
Monitors production status hourly, remove bottlenecks and take corrective measures to ensure daily goals are met
Oversees continuous flow and materials delivery systems and work with associates to continuously improve the process
Develops associates to improve/expand skills and bench strength
Reviews production schedules and estimate associate hours to complete a job assignment
Interprets specifications and job orders for associates and delegate duties
Recommends measures and changes to improve production, equipment, product quality and working conditions
Initiates and/or suggests plans to motivate and enforce safety rules
Education/ Experience/ Work Environment
3-5 years related experience in a Lean manufacturing environment in a supervisory role
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
Strong written and oral communication and conflict resolution skills
Strong interpersonal skills; able to inspire and motivate associates
Root cause analysis, problem identification, and resolution skills
Possess or able to learn Lean manufacturing techniques
Up to 10% travel
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties or responsibilities associated with the job. Other job-related duties may be assigned.
An Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer * Drug-Free Working Environment
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Serta Simmons Bedding, LLC
Windsor Locks Plant

Serta Simmons

Address

Windsor Locks, CT
06096 USA

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