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First Shift Production Supervisor in Plainville at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/12/2018

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Job Description

Well-established manufacturing group is seeking a First Shift Production Supervisor to join their team! Ideally, we are seeking candidates with a minimum of 3 years of production experience, experience managing a teamof 15+ employees, and from a manufacturing/aerospace industry background.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manages daily production operations within a production department on multiple shifts or across several departments on a single shift to ensure manufacture of parts, products, components or assemblies, or to perform service functions, within established timeline, quality and cost standards
  • Coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products
  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay
  • Determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand
  • Assign workers and other staff to particular production operations
  • Schedule shift according to production needs
  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget
  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption
  • Obtain output information (number of finished products, percentage of defectives etc.)
  • Prepare and submit status and performance reports


  • Some supervisory or managerial experience required
  • 3+ Years of production planning experience required
  • Manufacturing/Aerospace/Engineering experience preferred
  • H/S diploma or equivalent