Position:      Production Supervisor – Assembly
Shift:            1st Shift
Location:     The Specialty Mfg. Co. – White Bear Lake, MN

Position Description

The Production Supervisor works under direction from the Production Manager to facilitate planning, organizing and scheduling of work assignments.

Duties and Responsibilities: (Not limited to the following)

  • Work with the Production Manager to execute the master schedule; provide input to the master scheduler concerning line capacities
  • Develop individuals including:
    • Provide input with hiring, performance, and appraisal decisions
    • Foster continuous improvement mentality among the team
    • Coach individuals and teams towards self-direction and build strong relationships that foster trust and accountability
    • Coach, mentor, and train individuals to successfully achieve cross-training goals
  • Must be able to fill in for all Lead and Assembly positions when necessary
  • Must be able to fill in for the Production Manager when necessary
  • Monitor in-process quality and notify Production Manager of non-conforming parts
  • Assist in implementation of new product, both SMC Product and SMC Contract
  • Coordinate with appropriate support groups to insure material delivery adherence
  • Coordinate with appropriate areas to resolve cost, quality, delivery, & material issues
  • Work with Engineering to insure accurate work instructions throughout the life of a product
  • Any other duties as assigned by management

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

  • 4-6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Knowledgeable in all aspects of assembly
  • Skill in blueprint reading and interpretation
  • Mature interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Proven management skills in staffing
  • Performance management and development
  • Experience in conflict resolution

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Post-secondary education strongly preferred, with preference for education in Manufacturing, Engineering, Business or equivalent experience

Apply Now!

Print a copy of our application by clicking here. You may email the completed application as an attachment to [email protected] or fax to 651-846-5254.

Interested candidates may also email their resume to [email protected] (only .doc, .pdf or .txt formats will be accepted). Your information will be submitted to The Specialty Mfg. Co. Human Resources Department for review. Applications and resumes will be retained for one year. The Specialty Mfg. Co. is fully committed to the concept and equal practice of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action in all aspects of employment. The Specialty Mfg. Co. considers all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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