Manufacturing Supervisor

  • PLI Card Marketing Solutions
  • Sep 26, 2019
Full time Management Manufacturing

Job Description

Primary Duties and Responsibilities: 

Overview: Primary responsibilities for the Manufacturing Supervisor are to coordinate and direct the daily activities in manufacturing, tracking material waste, and resolving quality issues.  Other duties include coordination with other department to satisfy customers’ needs for product and resolution of defective product issues.

Responsibilities include:
• Area safety and quality 
• Hire and fire recommendations
• Time card review and approval
• People schedules to make sure departmental goals are achieved
• Nurture ongoing vendor relationships
• Interface with agency/agency employees
• Develop and train leads and key personnel 
• Audit employee training and development plan adherence
• Manage department budget creation and adherence
• Staff to approved headcounts
• Participate on all department recommendation for hiring and firing 
• Developing new vendor relationships
• Initiate and when approved manage cap-ex spending budgets
• Create cascade messaging and communication throughout department
• Implement and manage lean techniques to reduce waste
• Lead root cause and corrective action identification processes

Required Qualifications:

• 4 year degree in related field.
• 5+ years' management experience combined in a high-volume printing environment preferred.
• Advanced math and reading skills.
• Ability to multi-task.
• Developed interpersonal and communication skills.
• Strong organization skills combined with the ability to determine root cause, containment and corrective actions.
• Work with internal teams to procure specialty items in a timely manner to meet delivery/shipping schedules.
• Ensure all job specs, pricing, and shipping instructions are in place prior to releasing to scheduling and manufacturing. 

Physical Requirements:  
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

1. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, speak, hear and comprehend.   The employee is required to stand for extended period of time; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms on a daily basis.  The employee must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment:  
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

1. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is primarily in an indoor setting, but may be exposed to variable temperature conditions indoor and outside (occasionally extreme heat or extreme cold).  The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals, and dust and/or mite hazards.  The employee must be prepared to respond to emergencies should they occur.  The noise level in the environment is usually moderate.

Exempt Salaried - Regular Full-Time

Annual Salary

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.