Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

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Fabrication supervisor provides training, support, direction and mentorship to continually develop employee work habits, job skills and safety practices.

Fabrication Supervisor Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective fabrication supervisor job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included fabrication supervisor job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Training and handling of employee and their issues through Union contract administration and Company policies
Adherence to all company policies and procedures (ex
Follow all Personnel Safety and Food Safety policies/procedures, GMP’s and plant rules
Supervises the fabrication of new and replacement skins, prosthetics and costuming systems for internal and external customers in accordance with all federal, state, and local safety, fire, and environmental codes
Supervises animation and show character maintenance
Interprets technical documentation and artistic renderings to support fabrication and maintenance
Develops figure repair and replacement schedules and budgets to meet show quality
Responsible for assigned area in production facility
Lead a team of 50-100 hourly employees in attainment of all S.Q.D.C
Drive continuous improvement through utilization of Lean Sigma and MDI (managing for daily improvement) tools and techniques

Fabrication Supervisor Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Fabrication Supervisor

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: ACE, SSPC, NACE, CWI

Education for Fabrication Supervisor

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the fabrication supervisor job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Engineering, Manufacturing, Education, Technical, Business, Associates, Management, Industrial Technology, Industrial, Business/Management

Skills for Fabrication Supervisor

Desired skills for fabrication supervisor include:

Meat processing and subsequent job specifications
Products and their specifications
Metal working machinery and stamping presses
Cargill Safety
Environmental regulations
Food Safety
Production processes
Company policies
Equipment capacity and employee capabilities

Desired experience for fabrication supervisor includes:

Lead a team in a manner consistent with maintaining sound labor relations
Responsible for corrective/preventative actions in response to daily safety, product quality and product delivery issues
Assists in determining immediate and future manpower, tooling and equipment requirements
Demonstrate leadership through development of Team Leaders in the area to help drive daily work and long term improvements
Assure all team members receive appropriate training relative to daily work assignments and plant operating procedures and policies
Conducts/participates in daily communication meetings with both the departmental teams and management teams

Fabrication Supervisor Examples


Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of fabrication supervisor. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for fabrication supervisor
  • Must have attained Supervisor/JNCO level working in a military aircraft maintenance environment
  • Thorough working knowledge of the Metallic structure & Carbon Fibre Composite repair activities associated with a Fourth Generation military fast jet aircraft
  • Experience of general airframe and Windscreen/Transparency repairs
  • Ensure adherence to all administrative and financial policies and procedures
  • Managing the preventative maintenance program
  • Correcting any equipment breakdowns promptly
  • Ordering any parts/tools needed as per Company procedures
  • Coordinating with production management to promote optimum production efficiency
  • Discussing daily with plant management to evaluate equipment operation to eliminate any mechanical problems through repair and improvements
  • Monitoring safety in department
Qualifications for fabrication supervisor
  • Knowledge in Lean Manufacturing tools implementation
  • Mechanically minded and quality mindset
  • Must be willing to work first or second shift required overtime
  • Ability to lift necessary supplies or materials frequently throughout the course of a work day/shift
  • Visual acuity (near and distant) sufficient to maintain records, understand written direction, and fabricate or repair orthotic and prosthetic devices
  • Ability to participate in sustained activities for many hours in duration and in accordance with state labor laws

Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a fabrication supervisor. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for fabrication supervisor
  • Work within an MRP system to acquire and analyze manufacturing data
  • Ensure accurate product completion to meet customer specifications
  • Implement process improvement through lean manufacturing activities including TPM, 5S, and Kaizen events
  • Manage periodic equipment maintenance and maintain records of all maintenance activities
  • Organize and maintain employee training matrix and plan for future required employee trainings
  • Analyze overall equipment efficiency and implement process improvements
  • Work with engineering for design and procurement of manufacturing tooling
  • Review department capacity and make necessary changes to meet current and future requirements
  • Oversee line activities with trade support and the work team
  • Track, monitor and implement improvement activities related to business plan, goals, issues
Qualifications for fabrication supervisor
  • 3 Years Production Maintenance experience or related field/job experience
  • Working knowledge of daily procedures of beef processing and the necessary equipment involved (conveyor belts, pumps, motors)
  • Computer Literacy (Excel, Word, Data Bases)
  • Strong English Skills (read, write, and speak)
  • 5 years of experience managing the process of bending and fabricating precision tubes and pipes, aerospace experienced preferred
  • Experience managing a multi-shift operation

Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a fabrication supervisor. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for fabrication supervisor
  • Review the daily production logs from each line for accuracy
  • Champion regular communication meetings with the trade support
  • Communicate key information to the organization through the daily "shift to shift" plant communication method
  • Provides direct leadership and supervises hourly production colleagues
  • Assures all production schedules are met and resolved, assigned employees to daily tasks of maintaining the facility/production work and preventative maintenance are completed in a timely manner
  • Maintaining a leadership role in promoting safety in the facility
  • Assigning work, providing training and guidance, and advising staff as necessary
  • Resolving routine personnel problems
  • Schedule daily/weekly workload
  • Monitors inventory of all products and reports on current status of inventory
Qualifications for fabrication supervisor
  • Mechanical Engineering degree or any equivalent combination of experience and technical training
  • Ability to program and operate CNC tube bending equipment
  • Knowledge of other tube fabrication processes including trimming, expanding, swaging, and flaring
  • Familiar with all types of manufacturing documentation including job routers and set-up sheets
  • Ability to perform computer functions such as email communication, word, Excel, Project
  • MUST have a current CWI

Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of fabrication supervisor. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for fabrication supervisor
  • Notifies Manufacturing Manager and Department Supervisor on cost savings ideas
  • Communicate safety goals and initiatives to the department
  • Prepares pre-operational paperwork
  • Monitors fabrication lines by evaluating product and administering corrective procedures as sees fit
  • Maintains yield standards by attaining box counts, scheduled production levels
  • Acts as an advocate for safety
  • Assists manager with overseeing workers and labor
  • Provides direction, development and leadership to shop personnel
  • Enforces safety and regulations
  • Reads and analyzes charts, work orders, production schedules, and other records and reports, in order to determine production requirements and to evaluate current production estimates and outputs
Qualifications for fabrication supervisor
  • Ability to manage, prioritizes, and directs multiple tasks to achieve goals
  • DOT experience a Plus
  • MUST be qualified as Level II ASNT, must be NDT Level 2 VT, MT, PT, UT
  • MUST have minimum 5 years inspection/QA experience in structural steel, and 3 or more years MUST be in a supervision or lead role
  • NACE/SSPC coating certification a plus
  • Knowledge of the principles and methods applied in inspecting the fabrication of structural steel and aluminum products, including preparation for and the application and testing of coatings

Fabrication Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of fabrication supervisor. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for fabrication supervisor
  • May inspect materials, products, or equipment to detect defects or malfunctions
  • May observe work, and monitors gauges, dials, and other indicators to ensure that operators conform to production or processing standards
  • Confers with management or subordinates to resolve worker problems, complaints, or grievances
  • Coordinate employee work schedule and work order assignments
  • Monitors assembly performance for production and quality standards in compliance with work orders
  • May balance time sheets and reviews Global Shop reports for accounting
  • Prepares and maintains departmental reports, such as service reports, injury reports
  • Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives
  • Incorporates shop floor organization and cleanliness among personnel
  • Other duties and responsibilities as deemed appropriate by management
Qualifications for fabrication supervisor
  • Knowledge of the characteristics and properties of manufactured material used in construction
  • Knowledge of applying and witnessing the following non-destructive testing methods used in the fabrication of structural steel - VT, UT, MT and RT and aluminum - PT
  • Ability to interpret shop drawings, standards and specifications and to enforce these requirements
  • Ability to effectively communicate in English, both speaking and writing
  • Ability to effectively direct and supervise an inspection force including the coordination of the inspection force to accommodate varying fabrication schedules
  • Proficiency in using a personal portable computer including the use of Microsoft Word, Access and Excel

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