Production Supervisor. Job in Sylmar WestCoast-Jobs

  • Job Reference: 380698495-2
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2021
  • Recruiter: PPG Industries, Inc.
  • Location: Sylmar, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

PPG Aerospace is now hiring a Production Supervisor! As a Production Supervisor, you will coordinate the production processes and lead any troubleshooting, scheduling, and supply chain activities across cell areas. You will be an integral part of the operation and have extensive interaction with production staff, cell leaders, and key leadership members of the plant.

Key Responsibilities:

* Achieves all production objectives through accurate planning to meet production schedules and delivering high quality products, which meet specifications and PPG's standards
* Applies hands on experience in the fields of industrial electrical, mechanical, compressed gas systems, and production to ensure business goals and expectations are achieved
* Ensures accurate use of tools, equipment, and materials used within the production department, while maintaining a safe and clean working environment that will ensure safety of all employees
* Supervises the shift production teams. Ensures that each team member adheres to all company policies and procedures regarding safety, health and the environment and that the vital training programs are in place to ensure that all applicable standards are met. You will encourage a continuous improvement of individual and team performance, as well as aligning with all EEO policies and procedures
* Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work some weekends, minor variation in schedule(s) and additional hours as needed
* Coordinates work schedules, staffing requirements, and production sequences to improve efficiency
* Identifies and/or tackle problems related to production process/flow and provides production reports to assist process improvement
* Supplies to the development of processes and procedures
* Supervises daily activities of production area to ensure that safety, volume, cost, and quality standards are achieved.
* Coordinates and communicates requirements with Procurement to ensure that materials are purchased or expedited in the appropriate quantities and timeframe to meet production needs.
* Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning staffing; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; supervising progress; revising schedules; resolving problems; reporting results of the processing flow on shift production summaries.


* US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
* 5 years of supervisory or management experience in a Manufacturing or Production environment preferred.
* Bachelor's degree in supply chain, logistics, or related field preferred or a minimum of 3 years of validated experience in business process analysis and improvement, lean six sigma, quality assurance, strategic sourcing, team facilitation, materials management, inventory control, or supply chain.
* Current holder of or willing to acquire a DOD security clearance.
* 4 year technical degree preferred.
* Pass background check, hair drug test, full physical, and supervisory assessment.
* Proficient in Microsoft Office.
* Minimum education High School Diploma or equivalent general education.


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