Job ID: R01554
Job Title: Shift Manager
Location: Rockport, IN US
Posted On: 8/20/2018 8:59:04 PM
Job Type: Full time
AK Steel, Rockport Works, is currently seeking a Shift Manager of Operations at 6500 N. US 231, Rockport, IN. Under the direction of the Operations Section Manager, the Shift Manager is responsible for administration of the safety program and environmental conformance while providing the operations hourly bargaining unit crew the necessary leadership, coordination of effort and controls during the scheduled turn schedule in order to produce a product of the highest quality at the lowest possible cost.
Supervises shift operations associated with the processing of steel to protect and ensure its highest possible quality. Assumes responsibility for, develops and administers department objectives, program and policies related to safety, quality, production and scheduling procedures and generates required documentation.
Implement policy procedures and/or programs with regard to production and employment procedures so the department objectives may be realized.
Controls the operation of one turn in the department and ensures the continued success of the operation. Assigns work force and work assignments in conformance with pre-arranged work schedules. Changes work schedules during the turn, if necessary, to accommodate changes in operating conditions, such as insertion of rush items, equipment breakdowns, etc.
Provides know-how throughout the turn with respect to principles, procedures and processes. Makes frequent inspections of the assigned operations and material movement, initiates revised methods or procedures within the limits of normal practice.
Resolves problems created by breakdowns, schedule changes, metallurgical procedure changes, etc.
Reports performance of unit for shift and documents all production related issues.
Communicates with Production Planning regarding product line-up issues.
Administers discipline as required.
Bachelor's Degree in related field; or combination of education and equivalent work experience
3 years minimum leadership experience in similar industry
Keen analytical skills
Knowledge, and demonstrated compliance for safe procedures
Demonstrated organizational skills, strong computer skills, and authentic and compelling communication skills
Ability to train, lead and hold others accountable for compliance of safety and quality
Why You Should Apply:
Excellent and very competitive pay
Excellent and complete benefit package eligible day one of employment
Medical, Rx, Dental, Vision Plans as low as $20/month
Company provided Basic Life Insurance and Accidental, Death and Dismemberment Coverage
Company Contributes 3% into Retirement Thrift Plan AND also Matches
9 Paid Holidays
1 Personal Day
Short term/Long Term disability paid by Company
Career growth opportunities
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, military or protected veteran status. The following links provide information regarding your Equal Employment Opportunity rights and protections: EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement. We are a drug-free workplace and conduct pre-employment testing as a condition of employment.