Away Staffing Services, Inc. Production Supervisor in Bedford Park, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/4982584 A manufacturer located in Bedford Park seeks a 2nd shift (3PM-11:30PM) production supervisor. The ideal candidate will have at least 2-3 years of supervisory experience, be able to work flexible hours on 2nd shift, and have a strong background in managing production workers and implementing new ideas to improve efficiency. Candidates with sewing machine experience or sewing knowledge strongly preferred, but NOT required.

Responsibilities:

Manage a staff of 30-40 sewing machine operators and packers

Implement new ideas to improve efficiency

Assure all staff maintains or exceeds daily production quotas and track production rates per employee

Coordinate with upper management and 1st shift supervisor in regards to production, hiring needs, efficiency, and product quality

Hire and select new employees as needed

Resolve problems that arise with employees and production

Enforce adherence to company policies, attendance policies, and safe working habits