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XL Specialized Trailers is an EEOE

Production Supervisor 2nd Shift

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Date Posted: 1/9/2019

Position:

Production Supervisor  2nd Shift

Job Location:

Manchester, Iowa

Start Date:

Immediate

Employment Type:

Regular Full-time

Starting Salary Range:

Based on Experience

Required Education:

High School Diploma

Required Experience:

Required Travel:

none

Position Description:

General Summary: Generally expected to work as a valued member of the XL Specialized Trailers team. Manufactures products by supervising staff; organizing and monitoring work flow

Responsibilities, Qualifications or Skills Required:

  • Accomplishes manufacturing staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Maintains staff by selecting, orienting, and training employees; developing personal growth opportunities.
  • Maintains workflow by monitoring steps of the process; setting processing variables; observing control points and equipment; monitoring personnel and resources; studying methods; implementing cost reductions; developing reporting procedures and systems; facilitating corrections to malfunctions within process control points; initiating and fostering a spirit of cooperation within and between departments.
  • Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; revising schedules; resolving problems, reporting results of the processing flow on shift production summaries.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Provides manufacturing information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing production performance records and data; answer questions and responding to requests.
  • Creates and revises systems and procedures by analyzing operating practices, recordkeeping systems, forms of control, and budgetary and personnel requirements; implementing change.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing relating results as needed.

Education and Experience:

  1. High School diploma or GED.
  2. Three years manufacturing experience.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Leadership:  a demonstrated ability to lead and generate results through others.
  • Planning; an ability to think ahead and plan.
  • The ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Problem analysis and problem resolution at a functional level.
  • Strong customer orientation.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Commitment to company values.
  • Computer literate.

Physical Demands:

  1. Occasional walking, sitting, climbing, reaching, stooping, kneeling, crouching or crawling.
  2. Ability to routinely lift 25 lbs. and occasionally up to 50lbs and move up to 100 pounds.

Work Environment:

Work is primarily performed indoors in production facility.

Post Offer/Pre-employment Physical and Drug Screen Required.

XL Specialized Trailers is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Applications also available at XL: 1086 South 3rd Street Manchester, IA 52057