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Production Supervisor

Waco, TX

Job ID: 39486 Industry: Manufacturing, Other Pay Rate: $60 - $65k
Reporting to the Plant Manager, the successful candidate will oversee and coordinate all aspects of production and personnel on the shift, ensuring that production targets and deadlines are achieved, and that key performance indicators are met while maintaining compliance at all levels.

Key responsibilities:
- Manage the on-going development, performance, and day-to-day supervision of assigned shift personnel in order to maintain quality standards and increase production levels
- Plan and manage scheduling for production team
- Provide manufacturing leadership in a unionized environment, including discipline and performance management of employees as necessary
- Improve existing processes through the application of lean tools and techniques and the upkeep all of all department documentation
- Identify training and development needs and personal growth opportunities for employees, coaching and motivating individuals to achieve results
- Conduct training, cross training and rotation of employees for product, process and employee development
- Ensure employees are trained on procedures relating to safety, production, and quality
- Ensure adherence to company and OSHA safety regulations, conduct safety work inspections as required
- Conducts weekly crew meetings for communication of safety, quality and production changes and goals
- Evaluates team members' performance and progress toward individual skill improvements
- Develop, recommend, and implement measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product
- Operate within standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Quality procedures
- Identify and resolve production issues in an efficient manner, assist in the resolution of quality production problems
- Investigate and prepare reports on safety near-misses, accidents and hazards identification
- Assures that a clean and safe working environment is maintained at all times
- Work closely with other production supervisors to ensure consistency
- Perform other job-related duties as assigned

- Post-secondary degree/diploma, preferably in industrial technology or engineering, business administration, or management
- Minimum 5 years of hands-on experience within a fast-paced Manufacturing environment, 3 of which must be in a supervisory role
- Experience specifically in a high-speed, continuous process manufacturing environment is an asset
- Strong mechanical and electrical troubleshooting skills with hands-on problem-solving skills in a manufacturing environment
- Strong interpersonal skills and leadership ability in order to successfully manage a diverse group of employees
- Excellent communication (written, verbal, and presentation) and analytical skills
- Proven track record of operational enhancement and improvements through employee engagement, demonstrated team building talent
- Excellent time management, planning, and organizational skills
- Proficient in MS Office
This is a great opportunity to transition your leadership experience from the military directly into the private sector.

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