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Saint-Gobain Shift Supervisor in Hagerstown, Maryland

At Saint-Gobain we design, manufacture and distribute materials which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. Join our innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial community to improve the world of tomorrow with us.

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. www.certainteed.com

CertainTeed Siding is seeking an experienced Shift Supervisor to supervise and maintain operations of production lines at the Williamsport, MD location.

The #1 priority of the job is to provide a safe environment for our employees to work. The shift supervisor is directly responsible for insuring that safe work practices are enforced, the proper tools are available, and the employees are accountable for individual safety on their assigned shift.

This supervisor must be able to accomplish problem solving and troubleshooting with frequent changes in the production schedule, variations in raw materials and unexpected absences of employees. Must work direct reports, and management peers to revise processes, production schedules in a manner that maintains safety standards, product quality and output rates while meeting changing customer needs.

  • Lead, facilitate and direct line personnel in the manufacture, packaging, and material handling of siding and accessory products.

  • Promote and facilitate team based initiative to continuously improve safety, product quality, production processes and customer services performance.

  • Observe extrusion personnel for effectiveness, safety performance, efficiency, performance and compliance to policies, procedures and work instructions.

  • Analyze malfunctions of equipment and initiate the proper corrective action to minimize downtime.

  • Monitor quality performance to ensure conformance with VSI and ISO standards.

  • Promote an atmosphere of continuous improvement toward safety, quality, customer service and productivity.

  • Train and motivate personnel to comply with plant policies regarding safety, conduct and product quality.

  • Keep applicable records of production reports, performance, overtime, attendance and work orders.

  • 2-4 years of experience in production manufacturing environment, with 2-4 years’ supervisory experience. Experience in a union environment is desirable.

  • Knowledge of Union Contract, safety rules, company policies and procedures.

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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