PDS Tech Inc Production Supervisor in Ridgeville, South Carolina
The Production Supervisor supervises shop employees in a machining manufacturing and processing environment: plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary from time to time.
Manage daily shift manufacturing assignments and post shift assignments visibly prior to shift start
Drive quality, productivity, cost, safety, and morale to achieve positive results in all areas
Work continuously to improve all work areas and contribute to the 5’s initiatives.
Ensure effective employee relations. Provides employee coaching and development, assist in making employment decisions, and resolves employee’s issues using a variety of problem resolutions techniques.
Ensure full compliance with shop health and safety policies and performs accident investigations
Cross-train employees to ensure production requirements can be met every day. This includes establishing and executing a manageable job rotation schedule for all reports
Be visible on the production floor, to assist the production floor * Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
Facilitate and remove obstacles to production as they arise
Complete shift labor edits accurately on a daily basis.
- Performs other duties as assigned
Education, Experience and Competencies
Bachelor’s Degree and minimum seven years related experience:
Good communication skills.
Production Supervisor MUST have high precision machining experience and the understanding which included CNC machines , assembly machines , leak testing machines and full automation
Basic knowledge of fixture , tooling and trouble shooting , CNC programing and gauge and inspection equipment.
Self-starter initiative / Drive/ Eager to learn.
Must have been working in high volume production environment
Leadership: demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through others
Experience in core making, heat treatment is considered a plus.
Production Supervisor have the ability to communicate effectively with customers, vendors, and other employees of the organization
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
.Ability to work collaboratively with Engineering and Quality, and other co-workers to leverage their expertise to solve complex problems
Production Supervisor must be able to prioritize work and coordinate multiple tasks within constraints of the position * Must be hands-on and have a personal drive to succeed
Able to handle conflict resolution and other employee complaints in a timely and professional manner
A Self- Starter with ability to work independently in fast pace deadline orientated environment and to establish strong team relationships
Job Type: Full-time
Required work authorization:
Flexibility to work 2nd or 3rd shift long term.
Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, daily overtime and off shifts as needed
Exposure to TPM ( Total productive Maintenance) and TQM ( Total quality management) and continuous improvement environment will be an added advantage
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.