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Production Supervisor

Shipyard Staffing LLC. Virginia Beach, VA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $27 to $30 Hourly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Essential duties and responsibilities

Most of the Production Supervisor’s time will be spent working directly with the production team. Essential duties include:

  • Overseeing the manufacturing processes and procedures in factory production operations, particularly metal fabrication and welding processes
  • Evaluating each station of the production process to maintain optimum efficiency
  • Enforcing all safety policies on the production floor
  • Creating and overseeing employee training to increase production, enhance safe operations and ensure profitability
  • Inspecting products for quality and accuracy prior to shipping; must incorporate and maintain strong emphasis in quality during ASC’s manufacturing process
  • Participating and/or leading continuous improvement activities
  • Maintaining communication between management and employees to ensure that necessary policies are understood and followed
  • Supervising a group of production workers; use leadership skills to coach and counsel employees to maximize their success
  • Ensuring that the flow of resources like raw materials is maintained and that production items are delivered as needed and used properly and efficiently

Production Supervisor skills and qualifications

A successful Production Supervisor will have various skills and qualifications, including: 

  • Ability to create and adhere to effective schedules
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to stand for long periods on solid surfaces
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
  • Firm understanding of safety regulations including OSHA; OSHA 10 certification is a plus
  • Ability to read a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
  • Ability to complete written reports legibly and accurately
  • Strong leadership skills

Production Supervisor education and training requirements

·       Degree or certificate from technical or vocational school preferred

·       Any number of certifications including International Standards Organization (ISO) Certification, Management and Strategy Institute (MSI) Certification, Manufacturing Skill Standard Council (MSSC) Certification, or Integrated management Systems (IMS) Certification is a plus


Production Supervisor experience requirements

·       A minimum of 4 years of experience in a manufacturing plant

·       Previous experience in a supervisory role, with oversight of factory operations; must have proven ability to effectively coach and counsel employees

·       Manufacturing experience must include previous work with metal fabrication or welding

·       Experience participating and/or leading continuous improvement activities

Company Description

Shipyard Staffing LLC.


Virginia Beach, VA




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