Operations Supervisor

  • Location
    Loves Park, Illinois
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Salary
    $ 55326 - $ 82988 / Year

Are you ready for a great career opportunity? Adecco is partnering with Woodward Governor located in Loves Park, IL, to help recruit for Operations Supervisors. These are second shift Direct Hire opportunities.

This position directs the activities of, and has responsibility for, subordinates in direct production and indirect support functions in an operations environment.

Successful candidates must have the following qualifications:

? Responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining departmental and individual goals and performance measures.
? Aligns individual and team/departmental goals to support overall organizational goals. Motivates and recognizes members on achievements.
? Coordinates work load requirements and work scheduling with teams.
? Develops, reviews and maintains staffing requirements.
? Responsible for annual performance evaluations, development, discipline and terminations.
? Responsible for interviewing and selection of new members.
? Coordinates all activities of direct members and provides resources to achieve team goals.
? Responsible for maintaining training plans (e.g. Job specific, ISO, QS, FAA, Certifications, etc) and ensure members certifications and training requirements are kept current as required for position.
? Ensure members adhere to all work instructions and quality requirements.
? Basic knowledge of the Six Sigma processes and the ability to apply Six Sigma principles to production process for continual improvement and operational effectiveness
? Responsible for managing budget, indirect labor expenses, purchase orders, etc.
? Actively motivates direct reports and team/project members.
? Communicates and supports the message of WLES (Woodward Lean Enterprise System) and PLC (Product Life Cycle) to his/her members. Collaborates with others on continuous process improvement and cost reduction plans.

Other Functions
? Trains new members as required providing support and expertise
? May require overtime, weekend and night shift work
? May be responsible for logistics (e.g. Shipping/Receiving, etc)

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
? Demonstrated knowledge of Project Management skills.
? Solid knowledge of business computer systems and PC tools (e.g. WISE, SAP, MS Office).
? Ability to quickly learn processes, equipment and tools used in specific areas of responsibility.
? Ability to analyze and present information using data.
? Solid communication skills both written and verbal. Ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external customers.
? Basic negotiation skills.
? Ability to drive continuous improvement activities through strong team-building and problem-solving.
? Ability to effectively organize and prioritize day-to-day activities and issues within functional area.
? Ability to delegate effectively and follow through on assigned tasks and meet deadlines.
? Ability to deliver presentations in a comprehensive and professional manner to department and peers.
? Understand the aspects of lean and PLC. Communicates and supports the message of WLES and PLC to his/her members.
? Basic problem solving skills.


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