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Fabrication Supervisor - 2nd shift

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

 Sterling Engineering, Inc is assisting the Premier Client in finding 3 Fabrication Supervisors. These are Direct hire, 2nd shift positions located in the North Side of Chicago, IL. 

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Developing and implementing processes to continue transformation and adoption of Lean Manufacturing concepts in order to effectively meet all department goals
  • Determining needs and scheduling employee work assignments to meet department goals.
  • Developing and implementing processes to improve quality, delivery, productivity, and assure safe performance of all functions in the department through the use of KPI boards
  • Coaching and counseling direct reports and participating in establishing appropriate development plans
  • Anticipating, investigating, and resolving departmental problems and conflicts.
  • Promoting safety awareness and housekeeping, and investigating and reporting on safety incidents.
  • Contributing input and monitoring departmental budgets.
  • Writing and conducting employee reviews.
  • Initiating decisions regarding hires, promotions, corrective actions, and terminations.
  • Identifying individual training and skill development criteria to meet departmental/divisional needs.
  • Utilizing strong project management techniques involving major capital initiatives.

To select this job as one of interest to you, at a minimum, you must have the following:

  • Associate’s degree in a technical or related field.
  • Leadership or supervision experience.
  • Technical aptitude and knowledge of metal fabrication, machining, and finishing processes and equipment.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, e.g. 4-Step Problem Solving process.
  • Proven team building and change management skills to coach, mentor, and empower team members throughout the organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to read blueprints and good PC skills.
Company Description
Sterling Engineering provides high-quality technical recruitment, information technology solutions, and engineering project services to hundreds of clients throughout the Chicago and Milwaukee regions. Sterling Engineering is known for an exceptional ability to deliver: Technical Engineering - With over a 40 year singular focus on technical, engineering and technician disciplines has given Sterling the in-depth knowledge, industry expertise and robust employee pipeline it takes to rapidly deliver ideal candidates for even the most difficult-to-fill requirements. Sterling’s extensive recruitment methodology allows us to engage the most talented employees in the marketplace. Information Technology Services - Our team, bringing with them over 35 years of IT talent acquisition expertise and specializing in the Microsoft Technology Stack, has established a track record of consistency and success placing seasoned professionals in applications development, infrastructure engineering, and project management. Engineering Project Services - Managed engineering teams consisting of multi-disciplined professionals that will support your project from the initial concept phase through the implementation phase. Our engineering teams – consisting of multi-disciplined engineers, designers and detailers – are experts at supporting projects from initial concept through implementation phase.

Sterling Engineering


Chicago, IL