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About The Opportunity Position Summary Supervises the activities of production personnel engaged in all facets of the manufacturing function. Essential to this Position
The Converting Production Supervisor will provide leadership, direction, and forward thinking for the entire production department. They will facilitates effective communication that assists in the development and direction of the production team towards a goal of continuous improvement, using the techniques of lean manufacturing, 5’s, centerlining, waste control standards, preventative maintenance, and process improvement. This position is based at our Lakeville, MN location.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: Ensures that safety methods and procedures are followed within the department to assure compliance with Menasha and Governmental policies. Assists in maintaining department staff and staff results by assisting in the selecting, orientating, training and supervising employees. Works with Operations Manager and department personnel to maintain the efficient and continous operation of the machinery/equipment in producing quality product that meets or exceeds customer internal and external quality and service expectations thru the scheduling processes and by meeting the requests of customer service. Works closely with the Operations Manager to schedule machines, machine maintenance and preventive maintenance program (PM’s) to assure efficiencies and quality levels meet or exceed plant standards while still meeting customer demands. Works with Operations Manager on the supply inventory to assure adequate operating supplies to support our business needs. Reviews and analyzes reports and data and makes recommendations to improve. Oversees the accuracy of department related data entry and reports and prints reports as necessary. Conducts relevant department team meetings and training including safety related training. Communicates on a frequent basis with other supervisors and other departments, so open communication lines remain between individual groups. Includes participation in related meetings as required by the position. Recommends department related policies and procedures to Operations Manager. Works with the Operations Manager to determine annual goals and objectives for the department and document results. Acts as a role model of the “excellence process” by showing respect for peers and team members, looking for win/win/win solutions and building synergy in relationships with others by being receptive to new and innovative ideas and processes. Continues to attend training in our industry and continue training in self-development (Computer skills, Supervisory skills, Interpersonal skills). Performs annual review of hourly employees and reports on review to the Operations Manager. Ensures that all employees are progressing at an acceptable level of training in current position and on beyond.
Education/Skills and Abilities: Associate's or Bachelor's degree desired Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel Strong communication skills SAP or other ERP System knowledge desired Education / Certifications Education Required High School Diploma or Equivalent Education Desired Bachelor’s Degree Skills & Experience Work Experience Required Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience required Knowledge, Skills, Or Abilities Desired Knowledge of and ability to use and influence organization's policies, standards and procedures guiding manufacturing processes Knowledge of methods, accepted practices, considerations and regulatory requirements associated with safety and protection of workers, environment and site Knowledge of the existing and planned approaches and methods for manufacturing products or product components Knowledge of day-to-day and strategic issues, operational requirements and management of a manufacturing facility Knowledge of the day-to-day operations of a manufacturing plant or facility Knowledge of technologies and applications used in manufacturing products and in the optimization of manufacturing processes About Menasha Packaging Menasha Packaging Company is a leading designer and manufacturer of graphic consumer corrugated packaging, merchandising solutions, food packaging, shipping containers, material handling solutions, and pack-out and fulfillment services. As the largest independent retail-focused display and packaging company in North America we set new standards in sustainable packaging, and our printing and structural design capabilities are unrivaled in the industry. Our Retail Integration Institute (RII) Group uses an exclusive merchandising model with processes specifically designed to bridge the gap between consumer packaged goods companies and retailers. We currently operate seven RII campuses in geographically dispersed locations. Our 3,200+ employees include more than 100 designers and more than 50 project managers who, together with our highly skilled workforce, develop new, innovative and cutting-edge solutions for global customers. With over 40 locations we are geographically positioned to serve major food, beverage, consumer products, entertainment, electronics, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies with superior products and fulfillment services. As an operating company of Menasha Corporation, we celebrate over 167 years of unwavering dedication to a sustainable business strategy that focuses on keeping pace with change and market trends. Menasha Corporation is a privately held company comprised of two subsidiaries: Menasha Packaging Company and ORBIS Corporation. As one of America’s oldest family-owned manufacturing companies, Menasha Corporation employs over 5,000 in over 100 facilities in North America and Europe. Click here to view our two-minute video that shares a quick glimpse about Menasha Corporation and our exciting future. Visit our careers site at http://careers.menasha.socialsourcingnetwork.com/ to learn more about working at Menasha and to stay connected to future job opportunities. For more information about Menasha Packaging, please visit www.menashapackaging.com.