Position Title: Production / Shift Supervisor
Location: Dulles, Virginia
Industry: Manufacturing
Shifts available: 6AM-2:30PM or 2PM-10:30PM (Monday-Friday, some weekend work as required)
Status: Full time

Position Description:

  • Manage and improve production processes to enhance product quality and maximize efficiency.
  • Identify problems in the production process and assist with troubleshooting the best solution(s).
  • Perform hand-on support, guidance and supervision to the Production Staff.
  • Plan, assign and direct production work; participate in staff performance appraisals.
  • Address employee issues and assist with prompt and efficient resolutions.
  • Troubleshoot issues with production machinery.
  • Actively work to eliminate hazards that may cause injuries.
  • Organize and prioritize production needs.
  • Assist with accident investigations.
  • Ensure products are of the highest grade and up to production standards.
  • Learn all facets of production positions to provide guidance to personnel and to serve as a back up to that employee as necessary.
  • Create an environment that is conducive to teamwork.
  • Assist with audits.
  • Effectively collaborate with operations on continuous improvement projects.
  • Data entry of production data; generate production reports for Operations Management.

Qualifications Summary:

  • Minimum three years experience working in a manufacturing facility / production plant.
  • Minimum two years experience leading, training and supervising production staff.
  • Knowledge of production machinery / plant equipment.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude preferred.
  • General knowledge of safety requirements.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Dedication to process improvement and ensuring the manufacturing of high quality products.
  • Availability to work overtime as necessary.
  • Ability to lift up to fifty pounds

Salary is commensurate with years of experience, education and training.