La Grange, IL
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Job Description

Assistant Production Supervisor

  • We have an immediate need for an Assistant Production Supervisor on 3rd shift due to increase in business and expansion
  • The Assistant Production Supervisor supports the production supervisor in managing production personnel engaged in providing leadership, lean initiatives, direction and facilitation on multiple high-speed production lines.
  • Local candidates preferred

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead and coach production operators in the execution of daily/weekly production schedules for multiple lines.
  • Assist Supervisor with coordinating production ensuring safety, quality and productivity while minimizing waste.
  • Meet the productivity, quality, safety, health, environmental and morale goals established for the site.
  • Ensure equipment in the area assigned is in working order and that working conditions are safe at all times.
  • Assist, review and analyze production records to identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Assist the continuous improvement agenda in area of responsibility through teamwork, skills and capability development.
  • Staff, train, evaluate and develop team members.
  • Manage and facilitate employee and management relationship within the guidelines of the labor contract and company policy.

 

Requirements

  • HS degree preferred; prefer an AAS or an equivalent of 2+ years of leadership experience in a food manufacturing environment
  • Bi-lingual English / Spanish preferred
  • Manufacturing experience required and must be in a foods, consumer products, packaging, plastics or closely related high-speed processing / packaging environment
  • Experience with directing, mentoring, leading, developing, training and disciplining employees as needed
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing practices, Kaizen, TPM, and/or other methods of Continuous Improvement preferred
  • Previous experience with Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel
  • Open to working a 3rd shift as assigned and work weekend and overtime as business needs (overtime is paid)

 

 

 

 

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