Manufacturing Supervisor

Category : Manufacturing
Location/City : PA - Jenkintown
Id : 38049


We are looking for a Manufacturing Supervisor – someone who will be responsible for the cost effective utilization of manpower and capital resources required to operate a group of manufacturing departments for first shift.
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The buck stops with you: Supervising the production activity within the assigned manufacturing departments to achieve a level daily throughput.
Keep walking if: You can't ensure the timely completion of quality audits in assigned manufacturing departments.
Fringe benefit: You get to bring out your inner event planner as you will be coordinating activities with other departments.
Build your street cred by: Being the person to interview, select, train, evaluate performance, grant increases, promote, transfer, counsel, discipline, and layoff subordinates to maintain a flexible, efficient and well-motivated workforce.
How to tell if you're kicking a$$ after 90 days: Participating in the development and implementation of cost reduction and productivity improvement programs, and new manufacturing concepts such as Cell Manufacturing, TQM, TOC, etc. in order to achieve 2% productivity improvement quarter over quarter

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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Prepare reports and be prepared to discuss with management status of department metrics, workload and current projects
  • Set priorities, schedule and assign work within the assigned departments.
  • Coordinate the Continuous Improvement and 6S activities for assigned manufacturing departments.
  • Interpret and supervise special work requirements
  • Schedule the repair and maintenance of manufacturing equipment to minimize disruption of the production schedule
  • Maintain a good working relationship with other departments, government and customer contacts

Skills & Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Proven work history as a supervisor or manager
  • Demonstrated expertise in implementation of lean principles and improvements


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