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Production Supervisor (2nd Shift)

Requisition ID:  9982
Category:  Manufacturing
Career level:  Professional
Contract type:  Permanent

Production Supervisor – St. Louis, MO

(2nd Shift)

 

 

Location:  St. Louis, MO

Reports to :  Assembly Manager

 

 

Summary:
Supervise assigned staff in the machining, assembly and support departments for products that are produced or bought by the SKF St. Louis Plant.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Primary supervisory responsibility will be on the second shift in machining and/or assembly operations.
  • Lead and facilitate change in the work environment and in methods of making and assembling parts.
  • Coordinate and control flow of production or assembly work throughout the departments assigned to meet schedule requirements.
  • Supervise collective bargaining unit employees, administer grievances within the scope of the contract, answer questions or obtain answers to the questions as to employee's problems or interpretation of union contract or company policy.
  • Initiate Engineering Change Requests.
  • Recommend changes to facilitate machining or assembly.
  • Reduce costs and continuously improve quality.
  • Maintain progress charts/graphs in each department to enhance visibility of performance.
  • Maintain safe work record and practices and good housekeeping within the departments.
  • Plan for manpower requirements and arrange for additional help as needed.
  • Report on probationary employees, recommend transfers, promotions and terminations.
  • Administer and document the disciplinary procedure.
  • Communicate department objectives and performance status to employees.
    • Solicit and constructively use employee input.
    • Provide active method for continuous employee involvement in business improvements.
  • Clearly communicate needs, requirements and production status to other supervisors and/or staff members.
  • Work closely with other supervisors and engineers to improve productivity, processes and cost structure.
     

Education and Experience:

  • BS/BA or technical degree or training comparable to formal apprenticeship.
  • Two years of frontline supervisory experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge/experience with machining processes and/or assembly operations.
  • One year of ISO 9000 or similar quality system experience.
     

Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to manage/supervise in a union environment
  • Strong team leader and motivator
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office and ERP system.

 

 

About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees are 45,000. www.skf.com

 

What You’ll Love About SKF:

Rest and Relaxation. Enjoy a robust PTO policy and 13 paid holidays!

 

Work/Life Balance. A possibility for flexibility and to work remote

 

Health and Wellness Benefits.  SKF cares about the wellbeing of our employees. Many options for best in class medical and dental plans to fit your needs; a wellness plan that includes biometric screening and health risk assessment for you and your spouse and incentives for healthy living!

 

Invest in your Future. SKF offers amazing retirement options! You can participate in our 401K program immediately.

 

Much more! Growth opportunities, tuition reimbursement, voluntary critical illness coverage, voluntary legal plan, employee assistance program, life insurance, vehicle discount programs, mobile phone discounts, and with so many benefits to working for SKF, we could not name them all!

 

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About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees ca 45,000.