Talented Fish, Inc. Production Supervisor in Wheeling, Illinois

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Responsible for handling daily shop floor operations and personnel. Schedule manpower, order flow, quality, and order prioritization to ensure the completion of orders to be shipped. Motivate and develop shop floor personnel and sets the standard for a high level of productivity. Strong focus on efficiency, quality, training and cross training. Ensure all safety and environmental standards are being adhered to in the entire department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for a safe and organized shop floor. Assist all operators with tooling setups and c/o to assure consistent quality and high productivity. Provide troubleshooting support and training.

Perform limited planning in WFS to maintain constant work flow.

Personnel management for all direct reports such as: motivation, team building, time and attendance, disciplinary actions, assist in performance reviews, link between shop floor personnel and management

Create, update, document and enforce work instructions and standard operating procedures for all assigned shop floor personnel

Lead and coordinate the continuous improvement process in the department and on the shop floor


Create and update job safety analyses for all areas in the department

Ensure a safe and environmentally responsible plant according to the applying regulations

Reduce scrap in all areas of the plant

Responsible for 5S and LPMS improvements

Cooperate with other departments to continuously improve quality, decrease machine downtime, efficiency and productivity

Leader in continuous improvement of quality of product, standard work and documentation

Responsible for production reporting and LPMS