Production Supervisor in Westerville, OH at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

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Job Description

Production Supervisor

The Production Supervisor will make sure that all production policies and procedures are being followed to maintain established run rates and labor efficiencies

  • Assist Managers in meeting production schedule to assure on time shipments
  • Supervise and coordinate multiple activities on multiple production lines Reporting Relationships
  • Ensure line setups are completed timely and accurately, with specific attention to BOM
  • Ensure quality, safety, and timely assembly of products through monitoring of production staff and implementing procedural improvements
  • This Position Reports to the Manager of Production Planning and Execution
  • This position provides support to: Shipping and Receiving , Scheduling Manager , Production equipment and maintenance Design

Job Duties:

  • Identify and report shortages and damages to help eliminate down time o Institute cross-training of staff to improve efficiency and skills of production members
  • Work closely with all Line Leads and QC Techs to improve quality and effectiveness within the department
  • Evaluate employee work performance Principle Duties
  • The person in this position will also perform the following tasks:
  • Insure all machinery is operational before the production start up
  • Check lines for correct components and ensure proper quantities to start up the line
  • Track production every hour
  • Make any necessary adjustments if the efficiency is fewer than 100%
  • Ensure that a gift is ready for production, including having a completed production packet for the line, an approved production sample and clearly defined assembly instructions
  • Keep all areas clean and orderly throughout the day
  • Ensure all equipment is off after the production shift Standards and Measures of Performance

The Production Supervisor should:

  • Experienced in line assembly using temporary workforce in fast paced environment
  • Supervise the activities of assigned personnel to meet production schedules and maximize operational efficiencies
  • Basic computer skills as required to maintain both communication (Outlook) and spreadsheets (Excel) to accomplish job
  • Prepare written assembly instructions for all sold gifts
  • Maintain all equipment required for gift production
  • Check quality of gifts off the line after start up
  • Perform quality checks on each line every half hour, direct all issues to the production manager
  • Ensure quality of each assembled piece is in compliance with approved sample


The candidate must be organized, a team player, quality oriented, innovative, have excellent written and oral communication skills, promotes safety, superb troubleshooting and problem solving abilities, and demonstrate leadership

  • Associate or Bachelor Degree in Business
  • Minimum 2 – 5 years experience in Production Management, preferably food manufacturing environment
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, 5S Methodology is a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office for E-Mails, Excel, and Inventory Tracking Software Job Specifications: Working Conditions: Most of the time will be spent working in a well-lit warehouse.
  • Some of the time will be spent in the office area.
  • Physical Demands: While performing duties of this job, the associate is regularly required to stand, reach with hands and arms, walk, and stoop.
  • The associate may be required to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Safety/ Hazards: This position requires the ability to understand and follow policy and procedures of safety rules and regulations. Candid

Permanent Benefits Include:

  1. may participate in company medical, dental, life insurance and short term and long term disability beginning on the thirtieth day of employment.

Employees are eligible to participate in the 401k beginning on the first of two entry dates succeeding your date of hire. You will be eligible for three weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO).

Additionally, employees will be eligible to enjoy a 30% discount on our family of brands products purchased in stores, catalog or internet.

Melrose Park, IL 60160

2nd shift


Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.


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