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Production Supervisor (Night Shift)

Company: Wabtec Corporation
Location: Bloomington
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

Compensation : $38/hrly - 43/hrly + overtime eligibility + $1,000 sign-on bonus
Shift : 3:30pm - midnight
Paid holiday from 12/23 - 1/3
Company car will be provided

2-5 years recent CNC Machining Experience
1-2 years supervisor experience in manufacturing environment (transportation, steel, mill)
Proven leadership ability /experience

About Wabtec Corporation
Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company's new website at:
It's not just about your career--- or your job title---it's about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters---do things that haven't been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry

401k (match)
Paid Time Off
Paid Holidays
Tuition Reimbursement
Uniform Allowance
All supplies/tools provided

Summary: The Night Shift Supervisor works at a factory or manufacturing plant, directing and overseeing the activities of assembly lines, machine shop and welding personnel throughout their shift. The Supervisor will generally split their time between offices, where they manage schedules and oversee production-reporting activities, and the production floor, where they direct employees. Responsible to communicate all concerns to the Production Manager either verbally or via email.

Provides technical expertise to team members when needed. Problem solves through others or through team input. Develops, releases, and then ensures the team meets the daily schedule. Works with skilled and semi-skilled team members to ensure safety, 5S, continuous improvement, cross training, and implementation of other lean manufacturing tools. Total Productivity Maintenance (TPM) may be applicable but would be limited in scope. Instructions are taken from Oracle system, Kanban cards, routers, blueprints and or flat screens, Process Standard Sheets (PSS), PC spreadsheets, supervisor, manager, and customer service.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Ensure a safe working environment, good housekeeping and 5's for your respective area and all of RICON
Conducts stand-up meeting with team members to discuss safety, quality productivity, TPM, 5S and CIA's.
Trains and ensure employees are utilizing proper PPE for each area.
Reports nightly production results to Production Manager and Day Shift Team Leads.
Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
Established plans to reduce and or eliminate internal and external customer rejects.
Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems. Identify root cause and implement corrective action.
Develops and provides input on assembly requirements needed to determine the total material and labor to meet BOM's and cost targets.
Setup and maintains Kanban boards to meet the start, due and delivery dates. Studies production schedules and estimates the hours required to complete job assignments. Reviews Kanban cards or other schedules to establish priorities based upon start, due or ship dates.
Interfaces with other departments to ensure customer order deadlines are met. Maintains 99% or better OTD (on time delivery) performance with internal and external customers
Creates detailed schedule timelines to ensure customer shipment dates and equipment specifications are met.

Keywords: Wabtec Corporation, Bloomington , Production Supervisor (Night Shift), Professions , Bloomington, Illinois

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