Production Supervisor- Menomonee Falls - (12052)
Company: Silgan Containers LLC
Location: Menomonee Falls
Posted on: January 16, 2022
> Silgan Containers the leader in the metal food packaging
industry is seeking experienced professional production supervisors
to join our team. Joining our team of professionals provides growth
opportunities and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package
in a stable company and industry.
Production Supervisors are required to successfully complete 3-6
months of technical training provided by Silgan Containers. - This
will include writing reports and discussions with plant management
to ascertain an understanding of can/end manufacturing processes
Production Supervisors work in our high-speed, state of the art
manufacturing facility. This position will be required to work
rotating shifts, including weekends.
The Production Supervisor will lead and direct hourly employees
with day-to-day instructions to meet production goals and line
Utilize lean manufacturing and 5S principles to improve the
Supervising in a work team environment challenging the hourly
workforce to move toward self-directed work teams.
Effective communication skills are essential in both a written and
Focus on Safety and Quality in all aspects of the manufacturing
Further advancement opportunities depend on individual leadership,
management ability and the capacity to assume greater
Essential Job Functions:
Required to learn, understand, and positively impact the five Key
Plant Control Factors of Safety, Quality, Standard Operating
Procedures, Employee Relations, and Continuous Improvement.
1. - -S afety - Train/enforce on safety procedures/rules. -Active
involvement in employee safety,
equipment guarding and ensuring overall safe workplace
2. - Quality - Apply SPC principles and basic quality tools (i.e.,
diagrams, flow/run/control charts,
3. - Standard Operating Procedures - Understand, use, and train
employees on SOP's. -Must
have the ability to lead manufacturing unit through use of
4. - - Employee Relations - Must have effective communication
skills that enable the ability to
direct/assign work assignments in compliance with the collective
bargaining agreement and
cultivate a positive work environment. -Supervisors are expected to
develop and mentor
5. - Continuous Improvement - Foster an environment conducive to
improvement/lean objectives. -Must have ability to operate in a
environment utilizing 5S and other continuous improvement
Essential Job Requirements:
Must have a minimum of a High School or equivalent education.
Trade School and/or education beyond High School is a plus.
Skilled trades experience (machinist, mechanic, millwright, tool
and die, electrician) or engineering experience is highly
Seeking individuals with mechanical and technical
1-3 years' experience in a production supervisory capacity
Must have strong communication skills, ability to effectively
Strong Leadership skills with ability to develop others.
Computer skills - ability to use Microsoft Office Suite.
Visual mechanics (blue prints and descriptions).
Experience working in a Union environment and familiar with
Individuals must be able to work different shifts, weekends, and
Limited travel required from time to time
Must be physically capable of walking, standing, lifting, flexing,
bending, and climbing -as - necessary to carry out -
Individuals will spend -much of the day (85% +) on the production
floor - this is not a sit behind the desk position
Work environment contains heat, cold, dust, noise, chemicals, and
high-speed -manufacturing equipment
LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER The above job description is meant to
describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it
is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.
All job requirements are subject to possible modification to
reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Some
requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or
significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the
only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this
position. Employees will be required to follow any other
job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties
requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge,
skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the
employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each
duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will"
Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for
all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, age, marital status, or the presence of a
disability, which would not prevent the performance of essential
job duties with, or without reasonable accommodation of any other
Silgan is a drug-free workplace.
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