Production Supervisor


Summary of Position

Facility: ODC Pallet Shop - Plover WI
Status: Full-time position

Supervise ODC Pallet Shop clients and production employees in on-site production operations. Responsible for setting up and overseeing assigned jobs in order to meet customer quality specifications and deadlines. Provide training and employment of ODC clients.

Application Deadline: OPEN

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Education & Experience

High school graduate with minimum of 2 years practical work experience, post high school training or military service. 3 years Industrial and/or supervisory experience a must. Advanced computer skills needed, mechanical aptitude preferred.Experience working in woodroom or construction.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities / Essential Functions

**Following is a listing of representative examples of duties for this position; it is not considered to be a complete listing of all duties and responsibilities for the position.

·         Train, direct and supervise employees with varying levels of ability in ODC/ODCGS production operations.

·        Operate equipment safely and effectively for production processing.

·        Work under guidance of Operations Manager to perform and complete the assigned duties in a timely manner

·         Operate lift trucks and other equipment in a safe manner

·         Follow safety procedures and company policies for equipment operation

·         Work effectively with customers – both internal and external customers.

·         Make independent day-to-day production decisions; plan and schedule workload.

·         "Lead by Example" by creating a work environment which reflects a commitment to employee safety, product quality and positive employee relations

·         Ability to follow established procedures and practices 

·         Perform setup, operation, troubleshooting and routine maintenance on production equipment.

·         Meet production deadlines and schedule workforce with efficient use of labor and materials.

·         Compile and report daily production information and report as requested.

·         Oversight of time card entry and verification.

·         Adapt to changing production demands and multiple priorities.

·         Monitor job assignment, training and employee performance.

·         Monitor and control production inventory information.

·         Perform material handling as needed.

·         Serve on ODC/ODCGS committees as requested.

·         Assist services staff on evaluating and monitor client employees’ vocational rehabilitation goals.

·         Monitor cleanliness and safety of production work environment.

·         Quality – responsible for quality in assigned area – including first piece approval, ensuring quality requirements are being met – ensuring production employees are trained in quality requirements and are following SOP and quality procedures.  Authority/responsibility to stop production due to a safety or quality issue. 

·         Advanced computer skills

·         Communicate effectively with all departments.

·         Track labor and production on each job on daily job sheets.

Physical Requirements

·         Ability to produce at required rate and quality of assigned job.

·         Ability to facilitate and respond to verbal, written, computerized, fax communications.

·         Ability to operate production electrical/motor driven equipment and machinery.

·         Mobility to access various locations within ODC facility.

·         Ability to perform quality inspection according to ODC’s and/or customer’s requirements.

·         Bending, squatting, twisting, reaching, standing, sitting, walking frequently required.

·         Lifting 40 – 50 lbs frequently – up to 60 pounds occasionally

Reports to:

Operations Manager

Responsible for:

No Other Staff