Manufacturing Department Supervisor

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Responsible for overseeing all department functions, which include managing department production schedules, costs, and maintaining quality and safety standards in a Continuous Improvement Lean Environment. Supervisors will be responsible for coaching employees as well as employee performance reviews, problem solving, overseeing employee training and making recommendations on hiring and terminations of employees within their department.


Output: Produce Parts
Oversees all department operations, including setups, using light to medium gauge sheet metal, aluminum or stainless steel.
Directs and analyzes daily work flow in department to meet customer on-time delivery schedule.
Identifies, recognizes and problem solves within the department.
Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
Provides daily coaching and training.

Output: Quality Parts
Uses variety of measuring instruments to periodically check and confirm that dimensions and tolerances are met.
Oversees part checks with the department.

Output: Effective Maintenance
Responsible for maintenance of machines.
Responsible for maintenance and ordering of all department tooling and chemicals.

Other Activities:
Responsible for following all documented and posted safety procedures and requirements.
Contributes to efficient company operations by performing other related duties as assigned.
Ensure compliance with and follow documented Quality/ISO procedures as well as company and department policy.

Strong leadership skills.
Minimum two (2) years previous supervisory experience.
Minimum three (3) years experience with blueprint reading.
Minimum one (1) year experience in production plating a plus.
Basic math skills.
Strong communication skills.
Basic computer skills.

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
Ability to bend, stoop and lift.
Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $19.00 – $20.00 per hour

Day shift

Supervisor: 2 years (Required)
Blueprint Reading: 3 years (Required)