Production First Line Supervisor

Chemours Louisville , KY 40202

Posted 6 months ago

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.

Production First Line Supervisor

Chemours is seeking a Production First Line Shift Supervisor to join our growing Operations team! This position will report directly to the Operations Manager in our Louisville, KY location.

The role of the Production First Line Shift Supervisor is to support and develop the Operations Shift Teams, focus efforts and promote continuous improvement, and be a leader of change. This position requires the ability to coach the Operations Shift Teams in the continuous improvement of teamwork, accountability and overall development of Shift Teams and individuals. The Shift Team Coach needs to understand and interpret the business objectives and transfer that information to the Operations Team to accomplish daily tasks. This function includes driving continuous improvement in Safety, Health, and Environment (SHE), Quality, Productivity, Delivery, Morale, and Cost.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Drives consistent operating standards and operating discipline across all shifts.

  • Drive SHE improvement activities through Operations as required.

  • Lead and support continuous improvement activities. Organize and participate in problem solving teams and other improvement initiatives.

  • Perform line walks and audits of day-to-day managing systems. Ensure that standardized work is being followed. Share metrics and expectations with shift teams. Ensure that improvement opportunities are identified and managed through the appropriate process.

  • Respond to personnel issues. Communicate and foster teamwork among various plant functions. Motivate personnel through recognition and celebrating successes among team members.

  • Educate/train/coach Operators to ensure understanding and compliance.

In order to be qualified for this role, you must possess the following:

  • Manufacturing Experience preferred

  • Minimum High School Diploma

  • Experience in a chemical manufacturing environment.

  • Process Safety Management (PSM) experience.

  • High Hazard Process experience preferred

  • Must be willing to work rotating shifts

  • Demonstrated leadership and communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

The following skill sets are preferred by the business unit:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree preferred

  • SAP experience

  • Experience with Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing methodologies, and Six Sigma methodologies

  • Six Sigma certification

  • Five years of management experience

Benefits:

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Comprehensive Benefits Packages

  • 401(k) Match

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Learning & Development opportunities

  • Strong Inclusion & Diversity initiatives

  • Company-paid volunteer days

WE'RE CHEMOURS. A DIFFERENT KIND OF CHEMISTRY COMPANY

We are on a journey to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry. We've completed our transformation and now we're earning our way to growth by advancing higher value chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touchin industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications.

OUR APPROACH

The "ours" in Chemours is for all of us who work here. We're working together to improve people's lives the world over.

OUR CULTURE

Our culture is built upon our values: Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Unshakable Integrity, Safety Obsession, and Collective Entrepreneurship.

We're honored to be named a "Great Place to Work-Certified Company" for 2018-2019 and a "2018 Top Workplace" by Delaware News Journal.

WHAT SETS US APART

Chemours has the heart and energy of a startup, while being built upon a 200-year old legacy and a world-class product portfolio. A startup with a head start. This mentality drives both our strategy and employees. We believe a thriving workforce culture is essential to our success. We're earning our way to growth by unleashing the power of our talented, experienced, and passionate employees.

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say "We Are Living Chemistry".


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Production First Line Supervisor

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