Production Supervisor

American Woodmark Corporation   •  

Jackson, GA

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 294 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Essential Functions:

  1. Provides feedback to providers related to meeting or exceeding expectations defined.
  2. Ensure the maintenance of all assembly and milling equipment.
  3. Plan and coordinate department's activities to support SQDC targets, and meet and/or exceed client and/or customers expectations.
  4. Actively participate on assigned teams and/or projects.
  5. Ensure assigned departments perform tasks as outlined in Job Instruction Breakdowns, Quality Specifications, and Standard Operating Practices.
  6. Participate in identifying hiring needs; employee selection and training process.
  7. Provide communication on departmental expectations, motivate team members, and identify opportunities for improvement.
  8. Provide team leadership consistent with company vision, mission, and CITE principles.
  9. Ensure policies are followed and provide guidance and discipline.
  10. Effectively utilize all resources to maximum potential performance to achieve SQDC goals.
  11. Establish individual goals for team members in alignment with overall organizational goals and perform periodic performance reviews to determine progress.
  12. Support and represent company as a union-free environment.
  13. Provide a safe and productive work environment, including housekeeping.
  14. Participate in the identification and implementation of continuous improvement initiatives.
  15. Role model for CITE and Working in Teams principles.
  16. Perform other tasks as directed by direct supervisor.

Supervision Responsibilities:

Will supervise hourly employees in the assigned department and/or departments. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of direct reports. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organizational policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Position Scope:

  • Cell assembly process -- 2 cells


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required.

Education, Experience, and Skills:

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering or related discipline; extensive work experience may be considered in lieu of education.
  • Minimum of 5 years of manufacturing experience; wood related preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of supervision experience; multiple departments.
  • Must have experience in material flows and inventory management; continuous improvement practices and process analysis.
  • Six Sigma training is a plus.
  • Excellent personal computer skills in a network environment; Microsoft products experience preferred - Outlook-Word-Excel.
  • Track record of successful project management.
  • Experience in working in a team environment.
  • Management style must be consistent with CITE Principles.
  • Strong planning/organization & time management skills.
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills.