Manufacturing Supervisor 3rd shift

  • Job Juncture
  • Sidney, OH 45365, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

The 3rd Shift Manufacturing Supervisor will lead, direct, and coordinate activities for assigned productions staff to achieve targets set for areas including but not limited to safety, quality, service, and cost.

  • Directly supervises departmental employees.
  • Acts at all times in line with the Company values.
  • Supervises assigned staff in daily operations.
  • Directs staff as needed to maintain a safe and compliant work environment.
  • Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
  • Coach and counsels employees regarding performance.
  • Identifies training needs of assigned staff to ensure that needs are satisfied.
  • Ensures adequate material supply for next shift if appropriate.
  • Determines production schedule.
  • Uses innovation and analytical tools to reduce cycle time and optimize production scheduling.
  • Monitors and communicates production metrics.
  • Participates in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Handles routine problems independently.
  • Works with cross-functional experts in solving problems using root cause problem solving skills.
  • Guides, monitors and develops teams to foster continuous improvement.
  • Administers performance management activities in accordance with applicable policies.
  • Schedules and assigns required overtime meeting production requirements.
  • Implements and enforces Lean Manufacturing initiatives.
  • Ensures employee safety by performing routine safety observations and equipment inspections.


  • 5 years of previous supervisory experience
  • Strong production leadership skills
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Ability to lead, coach and mentor staff
  • Strong management and organization skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to excel in a hands-on manufacturing environment