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3rd Shift Production SupervisorApply

Lynchburg, VA
Manufacturing/Production Group

Position Summary
Responsible for the supervision of operational activities in accordance with departmental policies, procedures, and standards to achieve established production schedules and desired quality levels in a safe manner.


Organizational Relationship: 

This position will report to the Superintendent.


Key Accountabilities
• Supervise the activities and personnel engaged in manufacturing of products within their assigned department and shift.
• Create, maintain, and audit Standard Work.
• Interpret, apply, and/or consistently enforce all company policies, programs, rules, regulations, and safety rules.
• Achieve departmental, plant, and corporate goals for safety, quality, and productivity.
• Promote clean, safe work areas throughout the plant by continuously checking for hazardous conditions.
• Lead production employees in continuous improvement activities.
• Develop, direct, and manage manufacturing personnel and train them to properly utilize all equipment and tools.


Characteristics & Attributes
• Ensures accountability; holds self and others accountable to meet commitments
• Drives result; consistently achieve results, even under tough circumstances
• Communicate effectively; develop and deliver multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
• Instills trust; gains the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity 
• Collaboration; works cooperatively with others across the organization to achieve shared objectives
• Directs work; provides clear direction and accountabilities
• Drives Engagement; creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives
• Persuades; use compelling arguments to gain the support and commitment of others
• Being Resilient; rebound from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations


Education & Experience

• Strong analytical, problem solving, delegation, and conflict resolution skills. 
• Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
• Mechanical aptitude is a plus. 
• 3-6 years of supervisory experience in manufacturing preferred. 
• BS degree or AS degree in a technical or business related field preferred.