2nd Shift Operations Supervisor

Department:  Operations, Dixon, Illinois

Reports To:  Operations Manager

Applications Due: 11/20/19


Knowledge, skills, abilities, competencies, relevant work experience, licenses, certifications, physical requirements, or screening examinations required:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Deals effectively with multiple internal/external customers of varying levels
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively motivate, foster teamwork, and supervise direct reports
  • Knowledge and ability concerning specific machine capacity and capability issues
  • Capable to increase manufacturing efficiencies through effective scheduling
  • Knowledge of products specifications and BOM requirements
  • Demonstrated proficiency in communication, self-presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Solid communication skills at all levels of the organization


Position Summary / Essential Functions:

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of production workers
  • Interprets company policies and collective bargaining agreement
  • Demonstrates commitment and enforcement of safe work practices
  • Maintains time and production reports
  • Coordinates with maintenance and other departments in Raynor
  • Establishes or adjusts work procedure to meet production schedules
  • Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product
  • Suggests changes in work conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department, and crew

Education and Experience:

  • Experience in production supervision desirable
  • PC skills with experience in MS Office and knowledge and use of JD Edwards
  • Experience in metal forming, manufacturing, and assembly background
  • High School diploma required, Associates or Bachelors degree desirable