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Production Supervisor

Adel, IA 50003

Posted: 07/02/2024 Job Number: 22512197

Job Description

Our client, one of the Nation's leading brick manufacturers, is looking to hire an experienced Production Supervisor for the Adel, IA, Plant. As the Production Supervisor you will manage grinding and manufacturing process's including Grinding, Raw Material Blending, Extrusion, Special Shapes, and Packaging.

Production Supervisor

Duties And Responsibilities

Supervisor Safety Responsibilities
  • Responsible for safe operation of all manufacturing processes to include
    • coordinating department safety training for all employees, both individual & group
    • level, and maintaining all training documentation as required
  • Responsible for the implementation of the LOTO and all other GG Safety Policies and Procedures
  • Organize and coordinate Safety Tool Box Talks as required
  • Responsible for Safety, Quality and Housekeeping audits in all responsible departments
  • Responsible for all accident investigations for all responsible departments

Manufacturing Supervisor Responsibilities
  • Product quality, meeting all established GG quality standards - training of all responsible staffing to maintain or exceed this standard
  • Manage the grinding and manufacturing process to include but not limited to: Grinding, Raw Material Blending, Extrusion, Special Shapes, and Packaging
  • Manufacturing crews will consist of 15-20 employees
  • Preventative maintenance/repairs in the facility and all equipment in department of responsibility
  • Direct reports - crushing/grinding, extrusion, coating mixing, molded manufacturing, setting
    • Responsible for goal setting and annual reviews (performance management)
    • Responsible for scheduling, labor management and daily functions
    • Vacation scheduling
    • Maintaining Hourly staffing
    • Responsible for enforcing discipline of employees when applicable, per Plant Rules and Plant Safety policies
  • Monitor Key Performance Indicators and metrics to adequately control quality and costs as associated department of responsibilities
  • Attend meetings with Operations management staff
  • Monitor and improve efficiencies, reducing downtime in all associated departments
  • Daily, weekly, and monthly reporting to plant management
  • Responsible for assuring manufacturing and associated maintenance costs are maintained within budgeted levels
  • Responsible for Continuous Improvement (CI) activities in associated departments
  • Responsible for entering Purchase Orders into ERP system

Requirements and Skills:
  • Technical Degree or equivalent relevant work experience
  • 5 year minimum work experience in an industrial manufacturing work environment
  • Supervisory and management experience in a production manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work multiple shifts
  • General mechanical skills and abilities.
  • Computer skills, including but not limited to Microsoft Word and Excel

This job description is not intended to be all inclusive, and as such the employee will also be required to perform other reasonably related business duties as may be assigned by the immediate supervisor and/or other management personnel as required.

Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance and 401(k) plan.
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