SUMMARY We are currently working with a highly successful, privately held product-based manufacturer in New Castle, PA to identify a Production Supervisor to join their team. This is a direct hire opportunity offering a competitive base and full benefits package. This company is a pioneer in their industry, and was the first manufacturer of their kind in the U.S. They are a highly stable and profitable company with over 50 years in business, and offer a very down to earth, friendly atmosphere.
This is position has opened up due to growth in the company and a need to hire a replacement who has advanced with to a new role within the organization.
Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Production Supervisor will manage several different departments including, Fab Weld, Assembly and Finish Departments. They will have 50 direct reports in the shop and have department coordinators under them with some assistance.
The ideal candidate will bring four plus years of experience to the table and have great management communication skills and personality.
POSITION Responsibilities: • Manage 50 plus direct reports • Manage daily activities of direct reports in all departments • Oversee production volumes, cost, quality, production schedules and shipping • Work with direct reports to achieve maximum efficiency • Analyze and resolve work problems and assist workers in solving work problems • Inspect products for quality and make machine adjustments as needed
BASE REQUIREMENTS • Associates Degree is required • Experience in production / light manufacturing • 4 years’ applicable experience is preferred • Experience with lasers, turret punch presses, CNC press brakes, and scheduling preferred. Well-developed technical and creative skills • Supervisory training along with hands on use of preventative maintenance techniques and lean techniques in a fabrication environment is desired • Work well with other team members • Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen