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Production Supervisor

Company: Saint-Gobain Corporation
Location: New Haven
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

Position Description Job Summary Saint-Gobain, a Global Top Employer, is looking for a Production Supervisor We offer competitive salaries, as well as Medical/RX/Dental benefits that start Day 1, matching 401k, bonus program, retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and so much more. Job Summary The Production Supervisor is responsible for managing and implementing all production operations and shop activities. The Production Supervisor is responsible for mentoring and coaching production personnel, direct supervision of select departments, and coordinating the activities of material handling and tool usage management. Working in conjunction with Engineering, Quality, Tool Room and Environmental Health and Safety, the Production Supervisor ensures on-time delivery of high quality products that are produced in a safe and efficient manner while maximizing capacity with minimum cost. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions. This position requires strong leadership and people skills with the ability to grasp technical concepts and translate to effectively mentor employees and achieve production department KPIs. The position will be responsible for hiring, discipline, and documentation of all production employees. This position also requires the ability to effectively interact with diverse groups of professionals and cultures within and outside of the company. Required Qualifications * Bachelor's Degree/or Similar - Engineering/Manufacturing related. 10+ years leading/supervising in manufacturing will be considered in lieu of a degree. * Experience using problem solving tools such as five "Whys", Kaizen, Fishbone diagrams, Lean Six Sigma, etc. * Able to communicate company goals and initiatives to employees. * Must have excellent organizational skills. * Ability to perform multiple tasks and work within specified time lines. * Must have the ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities and have the flexibility to support operations in accordance with departmental and company schedules and priorities. * Demonstrated leadership, interpersonal, technical aptitude, and problem solving skills. * Strong team skills, including the ability to coach and develop work teams and provide appropriate training. * The ability to motivate/empower others, and resolve conflict. * Must be flexible and able to manage multiple priorities. * Excellent verbal and written communication skills. * Solid computer skills. Proficient with Microsoft including Word, Excel, and Power Point. * Experience using ERP software Company Summary Saint-Gobain's innovations touch almost every major industry around the world, moving us forward, making meaningful connections, and inspiring us to go beyond the impossible. Within Mobility, our teams design and engineer critical, high-performance materials and proven solutions - most in challenging conditions and core systems that play an important part of our daily lives - as we drive to work or with family, fly on an airplane to explore the world, process samples for medical research, build a better rocket to go as far as we can in outer space; and dive deep under the sea to power our world. We are driven to collaborate with our customers and communities to improve and engineer the world of tomorrow! Our team members recognize that we all create the environment for people to succeed, with a culture built on respect, open and honest communication, and honoring our commitments to our customers and each other. And at the heart of our culture, we've learned working together makes good ideas, great ones. With a legacy dating back more than 350 years, Saint-Gobain offers employees the stability and security of a leading Global 500 corporation while operating like multiple small and agile start-ups, where entrepreneurial spirit, pioneering teamwork, and bold, forward-thinking ideas pave new paths. Every team member is encouraged to develop and leverage their unique expertise and strengths to make the greatest impact on the company and our end users. At Saint-Gobain, you're empowered and equipped with countless opportunities and resources for professional development. You will find the support you need to create a vision and roadmap for your career, and make that vision a reality. Invent yourself at Saint-Gobain Mobility, and together, we'll achieve the impossible! Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Keywords: Saint-Gobain Corporation, New Haven , Production Supervisor, Professions , New Haven, Connecticut

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