Production Supervisor - Ferndale

  • Location
    Ferndale , Washington
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Manufacturing / Plant
  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Adecco Executive Recruitment is looking, on behalf of its client, for a Production Supervisor for its client located in Ferndale, WA. You will be responsible for leading your team to achieve the company's common goals of safety, product quality and delivery of the plant production budget. Reporting to the Production Manager, you will be responsible for coaching, mentorship and leadership to optimize employee performance in accordance with safety procedures. You will be responsible for the supervision of the plant operations in producing quality products in an efficient manner. Additionally, you'll be involved continuous improvement projects and lean initiatives.

As a member of the plant leadership team, you will be flexible to work either first or second shift. You will:

Provide supervision of shift operations to ensure the production schedule is executed to the plan
Lead and support Health and Safety policies; conduct workplace inspections to ensure compliance
Implements production plans and makes adjustments as needed to produce products within the required specifications
Participate in the recruitment and retention of employees including internal and external training
Promote teamwork amongst all shift personnel to keep operations efficient and free from accidents
Organizing shift operations for optimal benefit to the business
Providing positive and effective customer service support
Provide toolbox meetings to the plant employees to foster sharing of ideas and communication of company strategy and initiatives

You will have the following:

Minimum of 4 years previous supervisory and safety training experience
Strong knowledge of OSHA standards and compliance
Preference given to primary or secondary solid wood manufacturing experience
Experience in LEAN and/or Six Sigma preferred
Excellent communication, conflict resolution and problem solving skills
Understanding of web-based computer programs and Microsoft office
Additional preferred: Forklift certification, Level 1 First Aid, Confined Space, Fall Arrest, Heavy Equipment Operator, Train the Trainer certifications
HS diploma or GED required. Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred.

Email resume to for immediate consideration.

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