Gates Corporation Production Supervisor in Versailles, Missouri

PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR Location: Versailles, MO United States Category: OperationsJob Type: Direct Hire Driven by Possibility Company is a leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions. At Company , we are driven to push the boundaries of materials science to engineer products that continually exceed expectations. We don t rest on our rich heritage of innovation. We leverage it to inspire solutions that will power the next hundred years. We invest continually in RandD and technology, so our products not only outperform industry standards; they exceed our customers demanding expectations. We invest in our people, bringing real-world experience that enables us to solve our customers diverse challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow. And we are constantly expanding our product catalog and value-added service offerings to support every facet of our customers operations. In the most extreme environments and those more familiar, Company is there with the right product, in the right place at the right time. Whether building original equipment or maintaining products in the aftermarket, we enable companies in every industry to be more efficient, productive, and profitable. We are Company . ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Serves as a shift leader, leads and directs the employees of the plant to ensure we meet customer expectations in all manufacturing areas including safety, quality, delivery and cost. Other duties may be assigned beyond the core functions listed below. 1 25% * Ensures a safety driven culture. Ensures expectations are clearly articulated, safe work practices are adhered to and holds employees accountable for safety infractions. Investigates safety related issues or violations. 2 20% * Responsible for providing daily direction and training to shop floor employees who perform work in production, assembly and other shop floor areas ensuring efficient operations and processes. Responsible for communicating with staff and employees to drive alignment and consistency in goals and company objectives and meeting or exceeding customer expectations. 3 20% * Manages performance, productivity, attendance, quality and housekeeping expectations and drives personal accountability. Addresses performance problems, recognition and provides coaching where appropriate. Ensures policies and work practices are administered in a fair and consistent fashion. 4 10% * Ensures the GEM philosophies are adhered to creating a culture of self-directed behavior and accountability and process and performance excellence. 5 10% * Ensures a continuous focus is placed on process improvement and reduction of waste. Empowers and encourages employees to continually evaluate and improve daily processes. 6 15% Responsible for reporting and tracking of shift metrics. SCOPE OF ROLE: This position is part of the leadership team, reporting directly to the Operations Manager Company is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of gender, race, color, religion, age, disability, pregnancy, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status or any other protected class defined by state or local law.Gates Corporation is an Affirmative Action employer.Employer's Job# 3182Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement..