Weekend Shift Production Supervisor in Stuart, IA at Wausau Supply Company

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

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Job Description

Weekend Shift: Friday - Monday, 5AM to 5:30PM

Summary: Diamond Kote Building Products Production Supervisor is responsible for finishing tasks for the entire production process and ensuring efficiency throughout the lines.    It is the responsibility of the Production Supervisor to be aware of all production goals and anticipate problems that could impact long term goals, including quality control and establishing high standards of workmanship.  In order to be effective the Production Supervisor, must be fluent with communication and it is imperative that positive relations with all internal levels of the organization remain uncompromised. 

Duties to include, (but not limited to):

•         Assisting co-workers in the day to day operation of the paint lines.

•         Serves as a resource to team members, providing knowledge, experience, motivation, support and advice; has a good mechanical aptitude

•         Ensures employees follow proper procedures, processes and comply with company protocols and policies by utilizing strong leadership and communication skills

•         Encourages team effort and supportive attitudes between employees with prior supervisory experience

•         Executes and trains team on proper use of safety equipment and procedures that may become necessary at any point during the production process & responsible for reporting all incidents that compromise safety or security

•         Promotes safety awareness through observation, coaching and corrective actions

•         Ensure employees achieve/perform to daily targets and product outputs

•         Participates as an active member of the production team and fills in and helps as needed.

•         Follow and enforce all cleaning procedures on paint lines

•         Maintain shop cleanliness, implement 5S efforts

•         Participates in SOP development and execution

•         Manages daily labor through Kronos software


Job Requirements

 Production Supervisor Demonstrates:

•         Ability to communicate effectively through oral and written communications

•         Ability to operate with a sense of urgency

•         Ability to analyze and solve problems

•         Strong organizational skills

•         Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)


Education / Experience:

•         High school diploma and 3 years leadership related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience

Working Demands / Physical Requirements:

•         Ability to lift up to 50-75 pounds at those times when assistance is needed on production floor.

•         Work schedule consists of anticipated 12-hour daily shift


Reports to:  Production Manager

Conclusion:  The Production Supervisor will exemplify the high standards that have come to be associated with WSC. As an ESOP owner, acting with honor, integrity, and positivity is imperative.  The Production Supervisor’s prime objective is to oversee the efficiency and quality of product being painted on all paint lines.


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