North America Water Heating / Cookeville, TN
Why A. O. Smith?
Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, and, as a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation is at the center of the trend. We are a $3 billion company with 144-year history and employ more than 16,000 men and women. With manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India, and Europe, A. O. Smith has the global reach to serve customers worldwide. We have sales and distribution in more than 60 countries around the world. A. O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement, not just in its factories and its processes, but in its people. We value people who are able to analyze problems and take rapid, decisive action.
What is great about this opportunity?
You will be joining a stable, but growing organization committed to strong financial performance, strategic acquisitions, global expansion and the highest ethical standards of conduct.
You will be representing a company that makes products that improve quality of life and are considered top of the line.
You will be joining a cohesive team that supports each other in accomplishing shared goals.
As the 2nd Shift Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for the efficient operation of Manufacturing Department, the direction of the plant work force and the meeting of daily production schedules. In addition, you will supervise and coordinate activities of Leaders and workers, verifies correct manufacturing processes are adhered to, as well as, works with other operators, engineers and quality personnel to identify and resolve potential customer issues.
What you will be responsible for:
Interpret and enforce company policies and procedures to Leaders and Operators.
Responsible for establishing a safe workplace through employee involvement.
Initiate or suggest plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals.
Responsible for timely notification of scheduled hours to leaders and employees.
Responsible for completing employee time, absenteeism, and vacation paperwork or systems in a timely manner.
Develop and promote positive relations with employees through effective communication of company policies and procedures.
Responsible for coordination and implementation of the cross training program, the manufacturing training program and departmental rotation plans.
Study production schedules, estimate man-hours requirements for completion of job assignment and make appropriate action plans.
Responsible for timely completion of all manufacturing production schedules including subassemblies, service requirements, and other department requests.
Responsible for product quality in accordance with established Company guidelines and / or specifications.
Work with Engineering on creating, maintaining and implementing drawings, BOM revisions, ECO, ETC.
Perform all other duties assigned
What you will bring:
High School Diploma or GED
Minimum 4 years of Supervisory/Leadership Experience
Supervisor experience within manufacturing, leadership skills, understand basic principles of human resources and manufacturing process, ability to make decisions and the willingness to follow policies and procedures.
Supervisor experience in the water heater, manufacturing industry is preferred.
SAP experience preferred
Excellent communication skills via written and oral
What we offer:
Competitive base salary and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.
Smith (A.O.) Corporation