Production Supervisor

White Pigeon, MI 49099, USA Req #1093
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Founded in 1933, Myers Industries has moved from a small storefront in Akron, Ohio to become a family of over 2,400 employees. Our One Myers team is made up of some of the most revered brands in the industry, including: Myers Tire Supply, Patch Rubber Company, Tuffy Manufacturing, Akro-Mils, Scepter, Buckhorn Inc, Jamco Products, Ameri-Kart, Elkhart Plastics and Trilogy Plastics. Our people are the engine behind our growth, and they work to deepen our customer relationships, serve our niche industries, and drive our success.  We invite you to apply and consider joining our team as we drive our business forward. We would love to have you as part of the next chapter of our growth story!

Title

Production Supervisor

FLSA Status

Exempt

Department

Production

Platform

Roto Molding

Reports To

Plant Manager

Grade

10

Revise Date

Job Description

Job Overview

This position provides leadership, direction, and coordination of team members in a manufacturing area with responsibilities for safety, quality, and productivity. This role actively participates and supports a work environment that is focused on lean and continuous improvement activities.Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned or reassigned at anytime

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Consistently models a positive attitude and demonstrates a “can do” mindset

  • Excellent communicationskills (verbal & written)

  • Supports training for all team members providing them with the skills to do their jobs

  • Exhibits strong team development and performance management skills

  • Demonstrates a strong commitment toward results – execution, attention to details

  • Is passionate about safety, 5S, continuous improvement and lean

  • Able to function in a collaborative environment with cross-functional teams

  • Conduct small and large team meetings to communicate plant performance to the KPI’s

  • Train or facilitate the training of new employees in all aspects of their job function

  • Administer policies and procedures

  • Liaison between cross-functional and supporting teams and team members

  • Communicate and support strict adherence to quality standards

  • Ensure quality goals and objectives are met on a daily basis

  • Ensure efficient location of materials

  • Monitor scrap for undue waste

  • Prepare reject tags as required and manage this process per policy

  • Monitor and improve the management of inventory

  • Is an active leader and coach to team members by focusing on an environment for them in which to be successful

  • Passionate about improving safety, quality, delivery, and cost

  • Ability to identify root cause, implement corrective action where gaps to the goals exist – strong problem solvingskills

  • Responsible for supporting new and current team member activities – hiring, performance, management, transfers, promotionsand disciplinary processes

  • Schedule work assignment to maximize production efficiency

  • Develop and monitor staffing plans to execute the schedule on time at the planned rate or better

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Advanced skills in MS Office

  • Excellent organizing and leadership skills

  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

  • Self-motivated with a results-driven approach

  • Exposure to lean manufacturing

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) in related field or equivalent work experience preferred

  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience, with demonstrated leadership skills

  • Plastic molding experience in a leadership role preferred

Working Conditions

This job is in a typical manufacturing environment, to include:

  • Ovens

  • Forklifts

  • Torches

  • Rotating tools

  • Etc.

Physical Requirements

  • This individual will be walking and standing the majority ofthe time as it requires a continuous presence on the manufacturing floor.

Myers Industries, Inc.  is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

Other details

  • Job Function Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Salary
Location on Google Maps
  • White Pigeon, MI 49099, USA