2nd Shift Assembly Operation Supervisor

Allegion plc Princeton, IL
2nd Shift Assembly Operation Supervisor

The 2nd Shift Operation Supervisor will be responsible for supervising 25+ employees as well as leading daily production operations and coordination activities of work teams. This role will work closely with the other Team Leaders and Managers to provide resources, on-going work direction, decision making and problem-solving to ensure the safe delivery of a quality product on time to the customer (internal and external). Focus on the concept of Safety Always and engage and involve hourly employees at every opportunity.


* Facilitates total team performance by active team engagement at the operation.

* Executes the daily production schedule through the utilization of people, material, machine, and processes to meet customer requirements, schedule compliance, and cost objectives.

* Work with other Team Leaders and employees throughout the organization, cooperating to assure the production processes support the production plan and customer requirements.

* Assures appropriate quality checks and audits are performed by operators to provide product and process quality

* Leads safety program in the area of responsibility through example and positive communication, employee involvement, and recognition. Maintain a clean and orderly workplace utilizing 5S standards.

* Responsible for employee job training, employee performance, wage and contract administration, employee discipline, policies and procedures, attendance and vacation schedules, labor reporting, inventory accuracy, etc.

* Promotes employee development through effective verbal and written communications, cross-training skills, and appropriate use of teams to support problem-solving and continuous improvement.

* Complete corrective actions report on major problems areas

* Establish & Maintain Visual Factory Control: 1) Kanban 2) JIT 3) Standard Work

* Develop and implement improvements in the areas of throughput, cycle time and inventory reduction. Coordinate process problems that involve deviation from standard conditions.

* Identify & Support Employee Development and Training Needs

* Ensure Policy Compliance and apply fairly


* 2+ years' experience in a manufacturing environment.

* Bachelor's degree preferred.

* Team leader/ Supervisor experience preferred.

* Excellent interpersonal skills.

* Excellent verbal communication skills in dealing with all levels of the organization.

* Knowledge of operations, processes, equipment, and products, preferred but not required.

* Understanding of Lean Principles and Six Sigma application and usage.

* Mechanical ability, technical aptitude.

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