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3rd Shift Supervisor

Company: Ideal Tridon
Location: Smyrna
Posted on: July 29, 2022

Job Description:

Headquartered in Smyrna, TN, Ideal Tridon is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of specialty clamps and more for the automotive, building and plumbing industries. We've been successfully doing business for over 100 years! The Shift Supervisor is responsible for directing, leading and training skilled and operative team members in a non-union manufacturing setting. This Supervisor will interpret work orders and organize and plan high-volume production.Essential Functions: Supervise Packaging, Assembly, FastLok, DC, and Component manufacturing team members who assemble, package, label, set up, and operate custom automated equipment, which is designed to assemble and package stainless/carbon steel worm gear clamps in high volumes. Ensure that production schedules are met daily while maintaining safety, environmental, quality, and cost objectives. Lead and direct employee functions such as selection, hiring, and development of employees, including making salary decisions, conducting performance reviews and creating development plans. Manage training of personnel, including sponsor certifications and hands-on training. Serve as a mentor. Ensure compliance to the Quality System and Environmental Management System. Direct the work teams and supervise the shift s production efforts to meet the published schedules. Participate and assist in decisions concerning hiring, promotion, discipline and discharge. Maintain consistently safe work environment and personally demonstrates his/her commitment to safety and compliance. Hold employees accountable for required safety, environmental, quality, and quantity standards and maintaining inspection ready workplace at all times. Ensure team members receive sufficient training to accomplish their roles in a safe and productive manner. Interpret MRP reports to plan, organize and schedule daily high-volume production requirements for clamp manufacturing and packaging requirements for the Smyrna facility. Troubleshoot and resolve production issues in a timely manner. Ensure efficient coordination and processing of high-volume work orders and develop a collaborative and effective working relationship with all support functions. Lead and/or participate in continuous improvement activities such as: implementing and sustaining lean manufacturing tools, and automated inspection requirements, etc. Consistently lead continuous improvement teams/activities: to improve operating efficiencies, reduce costs, identify unfavorable trends concerning downtime, safety and quality issues. Understand the process for containing nonconforming product and completing a RIDPosition Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in a technical discipline or a combination of appropriate schooling and related experience2-5 years hands on supervisory experience within preferably high-volume manufacturing in metal stamping, assembly and packaging operations.Technical skills including: strong mechanical skills, along with working knowledge of manufacturing processes such as lean manufacturing and root-cause analysis, problem solving tools noted above.Must have strong interpersonal/collaborative and team building skills coupled with organization, communication, motivational traits that will serve to enhance employee morale. Previous experience in leading and training skilled and operative hourly team membersComputer PC proficiency with Word, Excel, and Outlook.Green / Black Belt Certification a plus. Prefer experience using 5 whys, 8Ds, or similar problem-solving tools for process and root cause analyses.Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills to build Team environment on assigned shifts.Physical Requirements:Frequently stand and walk, and occasionally bend and stoop in order to lift up to 50 pounds. May drive forklifts and have dexterity to use keyboard for computer and hand tools. Maintain regular attendance and overtime requirements. Must have adequate vision to read and understand written instructions. Communicate in English both verbally and in writing.Job Type: Full-timePay: $70,000.00 - $75,000.00 per yearBenefits: 401(k) matching Dental insurance Employee assistance program Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Vision insuranceSchedule: Monday to Friday OvertimeApplication Question(s): Are you proficient with Word, Excel and Outlook?Education: Bachelor's (Preferred)Experience: Supervisory: 2 years (Preferred) Managing Team training: 2 years (Preferred) Lean manufacturing: 2 years (Preferred) Interpreting MRP reports: 2 years (Preferred) Metal Stamping: 2 years (Preferred) Assembly: 2 years (Preferred) Packaging Operations: 2 years (Preferred) Leading continuous improvement teams/activities: 2 years (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: Ideal Tridon, Smyrna , 3rd Shift Supervisor, Hospitality & Tourism , Smyrna, Tennessee

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