Join a rapidly growing stable organization that offers a range of career development opportunities with a comprehensive salary and benefits package.

This is the role:

This position reports directly to the Production Manager and is based out of the office in Chicago, IL. 

Key Results Areas:

  • Train and manage a production staff of up to 30 employees.
  • Provide direct supervision to Operators, Set-up and the Material Handlers and complete employees annual performance review.
  • Responsible for employee scheduling and time keeping, administering employee correct action as needed, and participates in hiring process.
  • Review SAP generated production plan; adjust based on inventory levels, current orders, machine changeovers & personnel availability as needed.
  • Communicate with other shift supervisors to ensure smooth shift transition.
  • Maintain a clean organized work area by following all 6-S rules and department housekeeping procedures.
  • Work cross functionally with other associates as a team to ensure efficient execution of departmental goals, particularly the engineering, maintenance, tool room, shipping and the Planning functions.
  • Promote and ensure a safe work environment and environmental compliance. Includes performing accident investigations in a timely manner, and engages his / her team in creating a safe work environment.
  • Apply lean manufacturing best practices and drive continuous improvement with people and processes.
  • Provide support to other functions in the plant organization where needed.
  • Responsible for the facility opening and/or closing.
  • Other job duties as required.

This is what you offer:

  • Good communication skills,
  • Passionate and values driven and will embrace the company’s core values including integrity, honesty and trust
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Practical business sense