Production Supervisor

Dover Corporation Rock Island , IL 61204

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Production Supervisor

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Date: Jan 5, 2019

Location:Rock Island, IL, US

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation's Fluids segment.

An operating company of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV)

Inpro/Seal is the world leader in the design and manufacture of permanent bearing protection and complete shaft seals for rotating equipment. Our highly engineered solutions provide reliability and efficiency in some of the most critical and demanding applications in the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Headquartered in Rock Island, IL, USA Inpro/Seal has manufacturing facilities in North America and Europe and sales offices in North America, Europe, Asia, Russia and the Middle East.

We are currently seeking an experienced 1st Shift Production Supervisor

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for leading 20-40 production employees to accomplish safety, quality, delivery and efficiency goals.

  • Responsible for monitoring workflow and analyzing production problems to identify root cause and develop solutions.

  • Responsible for maintaining a high level of employee efficiency, effectiveness, team work, morale, quality and safety.

  • Establish a positive employee environment through communications, feedback and overall guidance.

  • Ensure that assigned personnel have appropriate training, work instructions and tools to successfully do their job.

  • Lead continuous improvement plans and activities

  • Communicate, administer and enforce company rules, policies and procedures consistently and equitably.

  • Develop and execute plans to ensure all established safety, quality, delivery and financial commitments are met.

  • Participate in the hiring of new employees and in the annual review process

Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent leadership, communication and problem solving skills

  • Experience communicating across functions (such as: supply management, engineering, operations and human resources).

  • Proficient in MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)


  • 5+ years of supervisory experience required

A top candidate will also have

  • ERP System Experience

  • Forecasting and Budgeting Experience

  • Experience with Continuous Improvement, Lean, Six Sigma

  • Previous machining experience

  • Associates Degree in Business or Technical Field

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : Illinois : Rock Island

Sub Division : Inpro/Seal LLC - E6269

Job Requisition ID : 25992

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