2nd Shift Production Supervisor

Behrens Manufacturing, a premier manufacturer of steel containers and metal ware, is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Supervisor to oversee our production operations on 2nd shift. You’ll ensure that manufacturing remains a smooth and efficient process by monitoring employees and organizing workflows. The supervisor is an integral part of the manufacturing process, therefore must be competent and comprehend operations. Candidate should be able to optimize day-to-day activities while minimizing the costs. The goal is to ensure that production processes deliver products of maximum quality in a profitable manner.

Please upload both a cover letter and resume.

Responsibilities

  • Set daily/weekly/monthly objectives and communicate them to employees.
  • Organize workflow by assigning responsibilities and preparing schedules.
  • Oversee and coach employees.
  • Ensure the safe use of equipment including routine inspections & quality checks.
  • Check and monitor production output according to specifications.
  • Submit reports on performance and progress (KPI’s on productivity and scrap).
  • Identify issues in efficiency and suggest improvements.
  • Train new employees on how to safely use machinery and follow procedures.
  • Enforce strict safety guidelines and company standards.

Requirements

  • Proven experience as Production Supervisor or similar role.
  • Some experience in using various types of manufacturing machinery and tools.
  • Intermediate level of MS Office and other general computer skills.
  • Organizational and leadership abilities.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated with a results-driven approach.
  • Problem-solving skills.
  • High School Diploma. Prior supervisory experience and /or Technical Degree or above in relevant field will be an advantage.
  • Bi-Lingual Hmong /English language skills a plus.

Competitive salary and benefits package. Salary based on experience.

Behrens Manufacturing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.