Production Supervisor

Bridgewater Interiors, LLC

Northwood, OH


The Production Supervisor assists the Production Superintendent/Manager by insuring that the assigned production department is operated in the most profitable and efficient manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise production team members performing production operations
  • Responsible for orientation and on the job training of team members
  • Evaluate probationary team members based on attendance, performance, attitude, potential, etc. Recommends candidates for hire, promotion and demotion transfer or release.
  • Responsible for maintaining manpower within the assigned department at authorized levels
  • Observes production operation within their area of control to ascertain compliance with methods, quality standards, safety regulations, production standards, and efficient operation of equipment
  • Consults with team members and documents on the job problems, to include low production, poor quality, poor attendance, tardiness, etc.
  • Process all required forms in a timely manner for payroll and Human Resources (i.e. employee status form, timecards, reward, etc.).
  • With the Plant Manager and Operation Manager, study operation where cost standards are not being met to determine causes and apply corrective action.
  • Develop among the assigned team members a consciousness for the need for teamwork to attain departmental objectives.
  • Attend safety and quality meetings when needed.
  • Safety: Study, institute and maintain efficient and safe work practices, procedures, facilities; by coordinating with the Human Relations Department and Manufacturing Engineering Department and keep them abreast of all safety and efficiency requirements in order to maintain an accident-free, high efficiency plant operation.

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to supervise, train and motivate employees in a multi-cultural environment


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