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Production Supervisor - 1st shift

Location: WASHINGTON, MO, United States
Job Family : Manufacturing and Production
Job Type : Regular
Posted : Sep 21, 2020
Job ID: 17946

Job Description
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Parker Hannifin is the world's leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company has operations in 50 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 63 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. Parker's Sporlan Division, location in Washington, MO (Plant 3) is searching for an experienced 1st shift Production Supervisor. Position Summary: Advocate and support the Corporate WIN Strategy by managing and improving the quality, cost, delivery, morale and safety of a production area. Scope/Supervision and Interaction: _X_ Has Direct Reports ___ Does Not Have Direct Reports* Supervisory responsibility includes, but is not limited to, training and developing subordinates, delegating work assignments, writing and conducting performance appraisals, coaching and counseling employees, and administering disciplinary procedures up to and including employee corrective coachings. Will interact with employees at all levels of the organization, customers, and outside contacts. Position Summary: Advocate and support the Corporate WIN Strategy by managing and improving the quality, cost, delivery, morale and safety of a production area. Scope/Supervision and Interaction: _X_ Has Direct Reports ___ Does Not Have Direct Reports* Supervisory responsibility includes, but is not limited to, training and developing subordinates, delegating work assignments, writing and conducting performance appraisals, coaching and counseling employees, and administering disciplinary procedures up to and including employee corrective coachings. Will interact with employees at all levels of the organization, customers, and outside contacts. Essential Functions: • Supervise and direct work activity of Leads in assigned area. Distribute workload appropriately. Motivate and empower subordinates. Develop subordinates including, but not limited to, constructing and executing development plans. • Work with team members to identify continuous improvement opportunities. Constantly identify and eliminate waste in assigned departments. Champion Lean Kaizen events to identify cost and time savings. Participate in cost-reduction programs. Coordinate new product launches with Engineering. • Will lead and support a High Performance Team culture. • Ensure quality standards are met that emphasize and focus on continuous improvement in an effort to improve manufacturing capability and reduce rework and scrap. Contain source of quality issues. Communicate with customers and establish and maintain effective relationships. Coordinate corrective action activities. • Perform capacity analysis using build plans. Determine staffing requirements for the assigned production area. Ensure that departmental productivity targets are met to meet customer requirements. Troubleshoot scheduling and material issues. • Develop and deploy standard work and work instructions of assigned department(s). Ensure process stability through following standardized work. • Promote and enforce compliance of safety policies and procedures. Conduct safety investigations and audits. Maintain Operation Showcase. Qualifications: • Bachelors Degree is required (internal applicants currently pursuing a degree may be considered). • 2-3 years previous supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. • Must have demonstrated leadership abilities. • Proficient computer skills. • Must have ability to effectively work with people in a team environment and at various levels of the organization. • Must possess strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Additional Comments: The essential functions have been provided as examples of the type of work performed by employees assigned to this job classification. The Company reserves the right to modify the work assignments and/or to make reasonable accommodations so that qualified employees can perform the essential functions. The job description is not intended to be an all inclusive list of duties and responsibilities. It is intended to describe the general nature of the position.

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident is required for most positions. (“Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/VEVRAA Federal Contractor”) If you would like more information about Equal Employment Opportunity as an applicant under the law, please go to http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf and http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf
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