Night Shift Supervisor - Little Rock, Arkansas

Position Purpose: 

This position will be responsible to supervising and providing quality leadership to production employees. Objectives are to achieve departmental goals in safety, quality and output while maintaining a positive working environment. This is a “hands on” supervisor position and reports to the Plant Manager. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Supervise all personnel and operations within assigned department/s. 
  • Maintain a safe work environment. 
  • Complete facility walk throughs and report issues and concerns 
  • Work with other shift supervisors and members of management to ensure smooth operations. 
  • Identify, resolve, and mediate employee issues 
  • Build and cultivate employee teams 
  • Understand and meet/exceed set departmental production and efficiency targets. 
  • Complete production reporting paperwork and other reporting as required. 
  • Identify, resolve, and report machine and process issues. 
  • Identify, resolve, and report employee safety issues or concerns 
  • Develop, train, mentor, motivate and evaluate all direct reports. 
  • Resolve conflicts and issues in a professional, respectful manner. 
  • Ensure that all company policies, rules, and regulations are being adhered to. 
  • Maintain thorough understanding of machine operations and aid in machine set-ups and troubleshooting when necessary. 
  • Daily communications with peers and management on the pulse of the department. 
  • Possible use of firearms for quality control testing purposes. 

Job Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred 
  • 5-7 years previous supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment required 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Must be fluent in Microsoft Office with emphasis on Excel, Teams, out Outlook 
  • Able to learn new processes and implement efficiently 
  • Strong interpersonal interaction skills 
  • Ability to lead and supervise a diverse team 
  • Able to work independently 
  • Computer proficiency and experience 
  • Able to work when needed