Production Supervisor (1St Shift)

General Dynamics Ordnance And Tactical Systems Hanover , PA 17331

Posted 2 months ago


Responsible for supervising a line or cell in the Production Department, diagnosing, and resolving production problems, maintaining schedules and product quality, reporting inventories, assigning jobs, ensuring compliance, and administering policies.

Major Position Responsibilities

  • Supervises personnel, equipment, and product in an assigned area of the Production Department.

  • Diagnoses and recommends solutions to machine, tool, and equipment problems, and writes work orders for their repair.

  • Maintains production schedules and high product quality.

  • Collects and reports production quantities and inventories daily.

  • Assigns employees to jobs, and trains them in the operation of machinery.

  • Ensures compliance with all process controls, such as work instructions, production control records general and detailed plans of inspection, pertinent military standards, and union contracts.

  • Promotes continuous improvement through support of employee participation and Tiger Teams.

  • Communicates, monitors, and ensures compliance with policies pertaining to writing discipline work habits, safety and safety equipment use, housekeeping, and work schedules.

  • Initiates, recommends, and approves personnel actions, such as promotions, probation, discipline, and disqualification.

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma and 1 to 3 years related experience, with 1 year in supervisory capacity.

  • Must have a working knowledge of union contracts, safety, quality, and work standards.

  • Must have judgment and evaluation skills.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and must be willing to work flexible hours.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Experience with conflict resolution preferred.

  • Ability to work independently and be able to multitask and make sound business decisions.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products.

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Production Supervisor (1St Shift)

General Dynamics Ordnance And Tactical Systems