KIK Custom Products

Production Supervisor - 1st Shift

US-IN-Elkhart
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-4786
# of Openings
1
Division
KCM

Overview

 

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Site Overview
Our Elkhart, Indiana plants collectively contain 10 aerosol lines, 7 liquid lines, 3 tube lines, and 2 packaging lines. KIK Elkhart procures, blends, fills and packages a wide variety aerosol and liquid personal care and OTC (over the counter) consumer packaged goods.

 

Summary

This working Production Supervisor is responsible for meeting the daily production schedule and line crewing of multiple manufacturing lines in a fast paced production environment.  Ideal candidate will have track record of maximizing productivity and minimizing cost while maintaining quality. Must be seeking growth and has strengths in collaborative leadership, mentoring, coaching and training production staff.  This is a first shift position.

 

Essential Job Functions

 

  • Directs the work team and supervises the shift’s production to meet published schedules.
  • Maintains a consistently safe work environment and personally demonstrates his/her commitment to safety and compliance.
  • Achieves consistent quality and high efficiency levels by optimum utilization of equipment and manpower.
  • Ensures efficient coordination and processing of a high volume of work orders and develops and maintains a very close and effective working relationship with all other departments.
  • Ensures that production schedules are attained daily while meeting safety, cost and quality objectives.
  • Directs involvement with improving operating efficiencies, reducing costs, identifying unfavorable trends and taking timely corrective actions.
  • Holds employees accountable for maintaining an inspection ready workplace at all times. 
  • Ensures that proper levels of Good Manufacturing Practices, Health and Safety and Housekeeping rules are maintained and that regulatory requirements are met at all times.

Qualifications

 

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

  • Minimum two-year degree or significant experience required
  • At least 5 years in a manufacturing supervisory or production floor leadership role
  • Lean Manufacturing experience, trained in Six Sigma ideal
  • Solid computer skills
  • Deadline oriented, quality-minded, customer focused
  • This position does not offer employment visa sponsorship now or in the future

 

All qualified candidates will be contacted quickly. We are looking to hire immediately, but understand the need to provide notice to a current employer.

 

www.KIKCORP.com

 

www.KIKCUSTOM.com

 

KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

 

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