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Production Supervisor-2nd Shift

Windsor, CT

Posted: 07/09/2024 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: 193032 Pay Rate: $80,000-$90,000 annually

Job Description

This Position is 2nd Shift

The Production Supervisor, reports directly to the Production Manager (PM), and is responsible for the following essential functions:
• Supervises, trains, evaluates and disciplines department members per the union contract; and safety, quality and manufacturing policies
• Review work orders, product specifications, and drawings for scheduled work assignments and direct on-time completion, including coordination between assembly and testing departments
• Communicates production milestones to Group Leaders, coordinates schedule status and changes with planner(s) daily; and reports production status to the factory leadership while maintaining accountability for achieving production goals
• Requisition tools, supplies, and equipment for the departments; provides recommendations for specialized tooling/machinery to improve safety, quality and throughput for existing and/or new products and processes
• Maintains buildings and equipment, as directed
• Other assignments as designated by the supervisor

• Manage a team composed of direct and indirect employees, with at least:
o Electricians, mechanics, testers, inspectors, & painters
o Group Leaders, responsible for safety, quality, throughput and achieving objectives while leading the above employees
• Implement the standards and procedures for continuous improvement (CIT)
o Sets the expectation for reaching the Safety and Quality goals; and ensures they are achieved
o Directs the review of quality issues raised during inspections through “CRAB filtering”; agrees on, and ensures these continuous improvements are implemented
o Ensures Quality, Lead-time, Performance and Safety dashboards are displayed and updated
• Maintains updated technical and supervisory skills through training, special technical and administrative courses; seminars, exhibits and trade shows, as needed
• Other tasks as required by CEO/COO/PM of the BU

Job Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The general requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required:
• Five (5) years of experience in manufacturing/industrial engineering
• Degree in industrial or manufacturing disciplines or equivalent combination of education and experience
• English speaking and writing capabilities; knowledge of other languages desired.
• A proactive and influent, strong written, verbal analytical and interpersonal skills
• Knowledge of modern quality assurance and environmental systems
• Knowledge of the ground support equipment (GSE) or industrial products
• Computer skills, including MRP system experience; Microsoft Office tools; data visualization and analysis.

Additional Information

HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program.

Meet Your Recruiter

Nancy Boyce

Nancy Boyce is a Sr. Technical Recruiter with over 30 years' experience serving the Aerospace and Engineering industries.  Her favorite part of her job is working with a candidate through the whole process of getting them hired and then seeing them become successful in their career path.  The best way to contact Nancy is via phone or email

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