Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Supervisor, Shift Job Description

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Supervisor, shift provides orientation to new employees as to general production operations, line assignments, tank sequence, pump operations, record-keeping procedures, safety rules and regulations, and all applicable policies and procedures.

Supervisor, Shift Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Interprets and enforces library policy and procedures
Uses a good knowledge of the catalogue, reference resources, Access Services policies & procedures to assist patrons
Understand and implement the business unit policies and procedures driving associate with an emphasis on safety, quality, teamwork and continuous improvement
Assist with the supervision of our employees
Monitor progress of daily operations, and reassigns employees and makes changes as necessary
Assist in the development and ensure implementation of Quality Assurance Audit Corrective Action plans and Continuous Improvement programs
Responsible for successful execution of Maintenance Initiatives to attain or exceed specified financial targets
Ensure that daily production targets are met
Ensure correct labeling of finished product
Ensure that all rush orders are completed by the shipping deadline

Supervisor, Shift Qualifications

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

Licensing or Certifications for Supervisor, Shift

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: BLS, ACLS, ITIL, NRP, PALS, COTA, ADC, CPR, IOSH, OSHA

Education for Supervisor, Shift

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the supervisor, shift job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Collage and Associate Degree in Restaurant Management, Hospitality, Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Associates, Military, Engineering, Technical, Education, Management

Skills for Supervisor, Shift

Desired skills for supervisor, shift include:

Applicable policies
Global and regional logistics operations and industry
International direct and indirect taxes global customs regimes
Methods and procedures
Presentation standards
Warehouse operations
Basic office practices and procedures
Communication and the ability to interpret and apply appropriate action based on them

Desired experience for supervisor, shift includes:

The ability to perform the OP1, OP2 and OP3 tasks with no supervision
Must have completed or be able to complete within the time frame required by management the OP1, OP2 and OP3 qualifications
Must have the ability to communicate at a level that will enable the employee to safely and efficiently perform the job duties
Must have the ability to communicate verbally and visually in a clear and effective manner including in noisy and low illumination
The ability to tolerate extreme temperatures
Associate’s degree required (or presently enrolled to complete degree) in industrial management, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering or other manufacturing related degree or equivalent direct manufacturing experience

Supervisor, Shift Examples


Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a supervisor, shift. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for supervisor, shift
  • Ensure that all operators are aware of any new changes in procedures and/or equipment
  • Troubleshoot and resolve process and equipment problems as they arise, following all appropriate safety and GMP procedures
  • Provide assistance and/or training to Chemical Operators by maintaining a detailed knowledge of plant equipment and procedures
  • Supervise union production personnel
  • Employee development with emphasis on safety, health, environmental, and production issues
  • Formulate and/or follow detailed production schedules for a continuous operation process
  • Provide leadership for production personnel to meet short and long term production goals
  • Participate in the Follansbee Plant Safety Observations and Contacts Program
  • There will be 8 – 10 hourly employees reporting to this position
  • Directly participates in the development of plant specific goals and objectives
Qualifications for supervisor, shift
  • Must have machining background and experience in the repair or maintenance business
  • Basic proficiency with PC and Microsoft Office applications required
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent with background on chemical , process ,or engineering
  • Above 3 years experience on chemical manufacturing company , paint making company preferred
  • Experience within a paper converting operation
  • College degree (Associates or Bachelor's) preferred or 1 - 3 years or more experience in a maintenance operations environment required

Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a supervisor, shift. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for supervisor, shift
  • Ensure adequate training and communication to staff related to policies and procedures
  • Recommend changes to policies and procedures as needed
  • Direct shift in continuous improvement initiatives, such as SPS, 6 Sigma, Kaizen events, and lean manufacturing
  • Coordinate production scheduling on shift to meet customer demands, manage overtime, minimize inventory, and reduce costs
  • Support quality initiatives to ensure product meets or exceeds customer expectations
  • Identify, propose and implement capital projects to improve operational performance
  • Teach and lead the safety process for assigned crew to prevent injuring employees
  • Manage production and quality to meet customer demands while minimizing overtime and inventory
  • Meet performance metric expectations using methods such as
  • Build and maintain productive relationships that foster employee engagement and satisfaction
Qualifications for supervisor, shift
  • Ability to lead and train workforce
  • Computer Literacy- Microsoft Office Suite, Minitab
  • Refinery operations experience is an asset
  • Operator qualifications, university degree, technical diploma or Journeyman trade
  • Academic library experience, in Circulation/Reserve
  • Direct Customer Service experience at a high volume Service Desk

Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of supervisor, shift. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for supervisor, shift
  • Proper documentation of Chemical Operators work time using the Kronos computer software
  • Investigate and document root cause of any “out of specification” batches, safety incidents, process or equipment failure
  • Provide training for Chemical Operators
  • Discipline as necessary to ensure compliance with plant policies
  • Call in and supervise mechanics when needed
  • Ensure proper and adequate training for transferred or newly hired chemical operators
  • Schedule overtime and vacation coverage for Chemical Operators
  • Conduct formal performance reviews for Chemical Operators, giving positive and negative feedback
  • Review production batch sheets daily for accuracy
  • Monitor inventories to ensure that an adequate supply of raw materials is on-hand for production requirements
Qualifications for supervisor, shift
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer hardware
  • Experience with Innovative Interfaces
  • 5 years in a manufacturing setting, experience in a union environment
  • Prefer a 4 year degree in an engineering discipline, but other areas of study will be considered with appropriate and relevant experience and 5-7 years of experience required
  • Experience in supervision of associates in a production environment, preferably drug and/or cosmetic
  • Knowledge of production equipment, especially safe operating techniques, product capabilities and troubleshooting methods

Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of supervisor, shift. 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 supervisor, shift
  • Report promptly to appropriate managers/departments when upset conditions occur on shift or within area of responsibility
  • Ability to manage and work with outside contractors
  • Attend all supervisory training
  • Leadership – setting expectations and gaining trust
  • Communication - listening, giving clear instructions and preparing reports / presentations
  • Interpersonal – ability to motivate direct reports and hold them accountable against expectations
Qualifications for supervisor, shift
  • Have good teamwork characteristics with the ability to motivate, communicate and proactively develop associates
  • Significant communication skills – verbal and written
  • Work with others to staff a multiple shift organization
  • The ability to calculate figures such as proportions and percentages, and product dimensions
  • Bachelors degree in business, science or engineering required
  • Minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience in manufacturing but prefer 2-3

Supervisor, Shift Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of supervisor, shift. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for supervisor, shift
  • Training / Certification on EHS/ISO/Lean Six Sigma
  • 15 years for Diploma & 10 years minimum for CIPET graduate, with good hands on experience on compounding process with working knowledge on Mfg
  • Good understanding on compounding/Extrusion process & trouble shooting
  • Able to lead team of 20 Hourly/Contractor team members
  • Shop floor leadership skill to lead shift operation team independently
  • Basic knowledge on ISO/TS Quality Standards / Process Improvement methodology
Qualifications for supervisor, shift
  • Counting money accurately
  • Ensure material reconciliation & batch booking as per finance compliance
  • Co-ordinate with shift QC and maintenance for machine or process trouble shooting
  • Lead shift team for various EHSS & Employee engagement initiatives
  • Co-ordinate with SCM on RM planning & issue of required raw material
  • Ensure required work force planning for his shift including job rotation & training

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