Parker Plastics, Inc. Production Supervisor in Hagerstown, Maryland
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Our Production Supervisors are responsible for supervising production employees in a manufacturing environment. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions on designated shift
Requires constant visual attention, ability to discern flaws in containers.
Must know and be able to assist in the training of all lower classification employees on the in-house computer inventory system (ERP system) for production.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to seek resources as needed
Collaborative interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain effective relationships at all levels of the organization
Results-oriented focus and approach
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and Access)
An approach to work that includes initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy and discretion
Ability to work with confidential materials.
Ability to drive process improvement
Very strong organizational and business process skills with attention to detail
Ability to prioritize and work independently on a variety of assignments with minimal supervision
Ability to accurately determine deadlines and ask for help if needed
Willingness to seek professional growth and development as the scope of the position increases
Uncompromised commitment to client focus and exceptional customer service
Demonstrated integrity, maturity, professionalism, and sensitivity
Must be able to prepare and analyze data and figures.
Know Quality Control Orientation Program.
Must be able to safely and effectively use a variety of hand tools.
Must be able to operate Volt/Ohms meter, micrometers, calculator, and be familiar with a variety of tools and equipment.
Must be skilled in managing and directing employees, promoting team atmosphere, implementing policies and procedures.
Receive Parker Plastics Forklift Certification within 30 days of employment.
Must have a valid state driver?s license
Supervisor must have positive attendance points to continue cross training program.
Must complete 3-5 training classes, pertaining to job classification, within 90 days. These classes will be pre-arranged by Parker Plastics (if applicable).
Must pass mechanical aptitude testing (60% or above)
High school diploma or equivalent
A demonstrated ability to read, write and follow verbal and written instructions in the English language.
5 years previous supervisory experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
Strong Mechanical Aptitude
Associate degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school and one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience or a Bachelor?s degree is preferred but not required.
Ability to work in a fast pace environment
Ability to meet physical requirements of maintenance.
Ability to carry up to 50 pounds.
Experience in the plastics industry a plus
Knowledge in SQF, GMP, HACCP, FSMA, plant production systems, sanitation, plant safety, quality systems and regulations