Production Supervisor - Manufacturing or Military
Job Opportunity at J.D. Cotter Search, Inc.

Posted on Sep 15    +1 (614) 895-2065

Location: Charles City, IA
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4140269

Production Supervisor --  Manufacturing or Military Supervision Experience Accepted -- Charles City, IA -- $55-65k
  • National foods manufacturer is searching for a Production Supervisor to join a state-of-the-art facility 
  • Our client is a big believer of offering stability, a very safe, clean working environment and the chance for growth and expansive responsibilities
  • This role is open due to promotion
  • Sponsorship is not available.  Relocation is provided. 

  • Supervise plant production line workers with an emphasis on teamwork, safety and excellent practices to produce the highest quality products
  • Utilize lean and six-sigma principles to implement continuous improvement methodologies to increase production
  • Maintain production records and ensures production workers are completing records correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Analyze production runs and make suggestions for improvement
  • Manage, evaluate and train staff by coaching, conduction performance appraisals, administering corrective action, training and development by on-the-job programs and appropriate off the job programs.
  • Responsible for making quality products that meet all customer standards
  • Identify significant issues related to quality, safety, down time, production problems or any other unexpected issues.
  • Bachelor's degree required.  Prefer in Operations Management, Organizational Leadership, Business, Engineering or similar
  • Former military veterans is preferred
  • 3-4 years manufacturing supervision experience or equivalent military leadership experience required 
  • Experience with lean manufacturing, 5S, six-sigma or other continuous improvement tools
  • Good attitude, hard working, excellent leadership skills, and the ability to think outside the box and use root cause analysis to solve problems
  • Able to work in a high-speed facility with the capability of tracking KPI's, efficiencies and implementing lean manufacturing or continuous improvement methodologies
  • Knowledgeable of GMP’s, FDA, SQF and OSHA regulations is a plus
  • Computer literate in spreadsheet and word applications is owned, operated, and copyrighted by Career Marketplace (© 2002-2018, All Rights Reserved)