Production Superintendent Job in Danville

  • Location
    Danville, Virginia
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Packaging

Job Purpose:

To ensure efficient operation of production and maintenance functions to meet production commitments established by clients, with minimum wastage, achieving optimum utilisation of manpower & company assets and guaranteeing delivery of products within accepted quality norms and technical specifications with in the accepted time frame.





Job Accountabilities / Content:

effectively manage and direct daily activities of production supervisory and maintenance staff ensure implementation of production plan in shifts as per the schedule
ensure system compliance and communication within the shifts
ensure that production targets are met as committed, without compromising quality standard
ensure adequate resources such as manpower, raw material and other related inputs are available
ensure production targets are met as per the schedule, within the accepted quality standard.
To ensure systems and measures are available to bring out higher machine efficiencies and reduction in wastage on a continuous basis.
To ensure cost reduction measures are identified and implemented in production to bring out savings by way of achieving maximum optimisation of assets.
To plan and implement systems and measures to meet legal compliance and industrial safety norms in production area.
To design and implement system to enhance quality improvements to meet customer expectations.
To undertake regular control activities to guarantee the perfect state of plant assets through preventive and corrective maintenance of equipment.
To implement system improvement activities to reduce spares consumption and ensure the optimum utilization of manpower.
To ensure compliance with safety and hygiene norms established by the company.
To coordinate documentation and registration of production & maintenance related information.
To plan and initiate management / system improvements tools (GMP, TPM, ISO, Bench marking, Best Practice and Knowledge management) to meet customer expectations







Job Knowledge:

¨ Minimum Qualification: Bachelor Degree in engineering discipline

¨ Field of specialisation: Adequate exposure in Industrial Production & Engineering / Knowledge of Industrial machines / Industrial Electrical & Electronics / General machine maintenance activities/ Quality concepts / Quality standards / Preventive & corrective maintenance / Industrial maintenance / Understanding on Mechanical drawings / Art of Man management / Multiskilled person

¨ Specialised Training : Training in ISO – 9000 : 2000 / Computer literate / Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) preferred

It is very challenging task for Production Superintendent to develop most competent team to achieve set targets without compromising quality standards and resolve any technical issues pertaining to the tube making process.
Interaction with customers to understand their requirements and modify the internal process to suit their requirements.





Problem Solving:
To initiate team approach to involve entire production crew in establishing improvement systems and sustaining it for longer period. Creating ownership among the production team and encourage team exercises.





Decision Making:
All decisions pertaining to production and maintenance activities can be made by the jobholder with reference of Operations Manager & senior management





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