Salary: Salary Based on Experience
Date Posted: March 15, 2018
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job ID: 302035
Production Supervisor - Akron OH - Salary Based on Experience
PrideStaff in Akron, a part of part of the award-winning PrideStaff National Staffing System, is working with a company looking to add new leadership talent to their team. PrideStaff Akron has a history with delivering with client and would like to assist them with finding them a Production Supervisor. Position is a new addition to the Production Lead role and is part of an internal department growth. This is a direct hire position for someone looking explore other potential opportunities in the Akron market.
The Production Supervisor is responsible for managing and directing production activities for the assigned team(s) and/or build areas. The Supervisor will coordinate the production of dental equipment and/or components on the line including training, employee coaching/performance evaluation, monitoring and achieving on-time delivery targets and ensuring goods meet all quality standards, as outlined by the Quality Management System.
Production Supervisor Responsibilities:
-Communicates job expectations to team members including planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
-Enforces companies systems, policies and procedures.
-Orientates and trains new employees including providing timely feedback and evaluating employees progress.
-Maintains work flow by monitoring and setting pace to meeting daily and weekly demand.
-Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel, accomplishing work results, establishing priorities, monitoring progress, resolving problems and reporting results.
-Initiates and fosters a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
-Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
-Maintains safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all control points, equipment, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
-Resolves personnel problems by analyzing data, investigating issues, identifying solutions and recommending action.
-Has been trained and can properly use the 8D problem solving process.
-Follows all processes and procedures related to the materials system including the Kanban system, production order process and Lean processes.
-Uses proper lifting techniques and follows safe work procedures at all times.
-Builds product as needed to support Production goals, following all company build processes and standard work procedures in terms of accuracy and quality.
-Ensure compliance with workplace safety programs.
-Cross-train worker teams for maximum production flexibility.
Production Supervisor Traits:
-Good communication and training skills, with the ability to explain written and oral procedures in English.
-Ability to read and comprehend written procedures in English.
-Ability to suggest continual improvements to team output in accordance with these principles and procedures.
-Excellent time management practices.
-Maintains focus on customer in all tasks and guides department to maintain customer focus
Production Supervisor Education and/or Experience:
-2 to 5 years of supervisory experience in an industrial environment or related field, with increasing levels of responsibility
-Previous experience in a lead or supervisory role
-Experience working and/or implementing LEAN manufacturing processes preferred.
-High school diploma or equivalent.