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Production Supervisor 2nd shift

Company: Daubert Chemical Co. Inc.
Location: Chicago
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionIn business since 1935, Daubert Chemical Company is a profitable, family-owned specialty chemical manufacturer and a market leader in the brands that we sell to our end users and distributors. We are seeking an experienced Production Supervisor for our 2nd shift Operations at our plant near Midway airport. As the Production Supervisor, you are responsible for managing plant employees to meet manufacturing schedules on 2nd shift. You will be coordinating production operations and maintaining effective quality procedures and safety regulations for the facility. Complete performance appraisals, show strong leadership, provide guidance, and conduct disciplinary proceedings when required by adhering to the Company's policies and applicable laws. The expectation is to continuously work towards improving operations by leading changes within various departments under management or recommending them to management. Rotational weekend work is required when necessary for business operations. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include but not limited to the following-

  • Lead by example in working safely; ensuring all work gets done without incident. Timely reporting of injuries, damage and near misses that are critical to risk management.
  • Promotes positive teamwork and healthy interaction in the group and have a regular presence on the plant floor.
  • Ensuring work being executed to process production jobs is in accordance with SOP's and safety guidelines.
  • Communicate with 1st shift production supervisors and scheduling (as needed) to review the status of daily production schedule (batches in process) to understand priorities. Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals. Effectively manage raw materials and flow so production is executed without interruption.
  • Monitors production equipment, issuing and following up on maintenance work orders for repair to ensure the process is reliable for the operators.
  • Conduct or assign employee training on equipment operation, work practices and safety procedures; ensure assigned employee training is effective and completed on time.
  • Measure decisions versus budget restraints and be able to explain deviations.
  • Applies 5S tools to improve and sustain work area orderliness and cleanliness.
  • Adherence to ISO 9000 quality practices and procedures.
  • Evaluate and document employee performance within all applicable deadlines. Recommend and execute employee actions such as resolving conflicts and problems, hiring, discipline, or promotions in conjunction with HR.
  • Must be capable of filling in on production line when needed for essential activities.
  • Informs management of any issues or problems on a job so that product quality is not compromised and deadlines are met.
  • Ensures that all manufacturing documentation is accurate and completed on time.
  • Place orders for department supplies.
  • May need to directly communicate with local regulatory, safety, and health authorities in the event of a plant emergency. Responsible to make decisions to send employees for treatment in a medical emergency. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIESAssociate degree (A.A.) from accredited college or technical school and minimum 3 years related experience in chemical manufacturing; or equivalent combination of education and experience in chemical manufacturing is required; batch making experience in manufacturing operations is required. Bachelor's degree is preferred. Prior lead or management experience is required. OSHA certification strongly preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Outlook; working knowledge of internet, intranet, data entry and reporting; Word and Excel are highly desired. Use of ERP system is required daily. Timekeeping database experience; monitor and manage team members timecards, time off requests, etc. in ADP.
    • Understanding processes and mechanics of production line equipment.
    • Ability to be an on-shift resource for troubleshooting problems in the process
    • Ability to embrace continuous improvement and lead by example.
    • Demonstrated planning and organization skills.
    • Ability to manage, train and develop employees; ability to give and receive constructive feedback.
    • Ability to work in a results-oriented, dynamic plant environment.
    • Proven track record of effective problem-solving.
    • Strong collaboration and teaming skills with stakeholders across functions.
    • Ability to multi-task and delegate functions.
    • Display creative thinking and deductive reasoning skills.
    • Possess proven written and verbal and listening communication skills.
    • Ability to safety operate and be certified on forklift. COMPENSATION & BENEFITS
      • Competitive base salary plus management incentive compensation plan.
      • BCBS of Illinois Medical & Dental. Vision Service Plan.
      • 401(k) Savings Plan + generous Company Match
      • Holidays and Vacation time off
      • Disability, Family, & Military Leave
      • Life Insurance (Whole & Term), Identity Protection and more!Relocation assistance is not available. Must be authorized to work in the U.S.Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.Powered by JazzHRi6otXGsra9

Keywords: Daubert Chemical Co. Inc., Chicago , Production Supervisor 2nd shift, Hospitality & Tourism , Chicago, Illinois

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