This position is responsible for carrying out the production schedule requirements, utilizing available resources, in a manner which ensures the utmost safety, quality, efficiency and adherence to all company policies.
* Ensure all employees are using the proper Personal Protection Equipment defined for use in their jobs; * Ensure employees are practicing safe working habits and report any and all accidents immediately; * Detail work assignments to the employees within the department to meet our delivery expectations; * Immediately highlight constraints to the department's ability to meet the scheduled production; * Perform spot checks, daily, on items such as first articles and visual rejects; * Ensure employees are trained to perform their duties in a safe, productive and accurate manner; * Provide assistance to the Production Supervisor, Shift Supervisor and other Department Leads as needed, in the forms of staffing and projects; * Ensure department adherence to the Company's attendance, break, safety and other policies; * Provide feedback on department employees for use in employee performance evaluations; * Participate in department employee performance appraisals; and * Operate equipment, as required.
Other Important Responsibilities:
* Provide immediate feedback to Shift Supervisor on all issues, constraints and injuries; * Timely Corrective Action response and resolution to relevant situations; * Engage and support companywide Safety and Cleanliness programs; and * Other miscellaneous duties as assigned.
Required Skills and Competencies:
* Minimum 2 years of experience; * High School Graduate preferred. * Ability to relate to employees and understand their needs; * Excellent communication skills, both oral and written; * Strong attention to detail and ability to self-check own work; * Excellent time management skills; * Task oriented excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize work load; * Enthusiastic attitude, cooperative team player, adaptable to new or changing circumstances, professional demeanor, self-motivated, creative and innovative; * Excellent problem solving skills; and
Physical qualifications and work environment:
* Must be able to lift 50 lbs; * Must be able to sustain office work as needed including the following: * Sitting in an office chair * Typing * Reaching for the telephone * Standing at office equipment * Hearing for phone use * Sight for computer use * Must be able to sustain factory work for 8+ hours per day including the following: * Standing at machinery * Reaching and pulling to operate machinery * Sight for machinery operation * Walking through shop * Office environment is of moderate noise level. * Shop noise levels are such that protective ear-coverings are recommended.