Production Supervisor

ProAmpac Buffalo, NY
General Position Description:

The Production Shift Supervisor completely oversees all company assets and provides guidance to manufacturing operations on their shift. Directs production resulting in on-time completion of product according to established quality standards. Directly supervises up to 30 employees on occasion.

To perform the job successfully an individual must be able to execute the following tasks. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Primary Duties:

* Maintain a safe environment with respect to equipment, facility, and process through education in safety and constant vigilance regarding safe practices and procedures in all production areas.

* Perform assignments related to shift supervision including scheduling work, allocating resources, resolving problems, and providing direction. Verify the quality of work though periodic monitoring of product and troubleshooting of process.

* Develop a plan annually to review and assess production to facilitate continuous improvement

* Complete necessary paperwork weekly to measure productivity and efficiency by analyzing and compiling information, measuring products, summarizing details.

* Build and promote a team environment among supervisors, management and staff with open and transparent communication

* Review production orders in order to schedule work. Work with departments scheduled for the shift to coordinate production and service requirements.

* Maintain the overall efficiency of departments working the shift. Monitor each operation during the shift. Oversee equipment maintenance and repair as needed during the shift. Coordinate the scheduling production and ensure performance standards are met.

* Maintain production reports including run & downtime statistics. Maintain shift waste records and reports for use in the analysis of problems in manufacturing. Review material returned by a customer and provide appropriate feedback to shift employees. Consult with the prior shift regarding relevant information. Review log for special instructions pertaining to the jobs to be produced during the shift.

Always take ownership and be accountable for your actions. This job description is a tool for you to follow while at ProAmpac. Other job duties may be assigned to you, this outline is not to be considered a detailed description and you may have other duties/projects assigned to meet business needs. Good and reliable attendance, positive attitude and at or above job specific metrics and/or goals will reflect on your annual review. Always take ownership of your job and team.