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Production Supervisor

Jonesboro, Arkansas
Job Type
12 Feb 2021
Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy. ABB's Electrification business offers a wide-ranging portfolio of products, digital solutions and services, from substation to socket, enabling safe, smart and sustainable electrification. We deliver products and systems designed to connect, protect and control electrical systems, ensuring reliability, efficiency and operational safety.Manufacturing at ABB ranges from assembly of customized industrial robots to advanced production of electrical switches and breakers. The innovative products we make, drive the world's largest ships, connect remote renewable power sources with consumers, and automate complex industrial processes. As Production Supervisor, you'll lead a team of 30-35 operations team members who are engaged in manufacture and production of electrification products including electrical connectors, wire and cable management equipment, and electrical fittings. You'll be accountable for establishing works schedules, meeting productivity and quality targets, and controlling the flow of production in your assigned department. Your responsibilities Lead and coordinate activities of all assigned production department team members while maintaining full accountability of maintaining a safe, healthful, and risk adverse work environment Ensure your team's operations productivity and performance with a focus on quality and meeting or exceeding target run rates. Troubleshoot and resolve technical and logistics issues within your area, and assist in developing and implementing control measures to improve operations and customer relationships Control the flow of production, manage costs and hours, establish schedules, and write required status reports and records Review equipment capabilities, methods and processes, and make recommendations regarding feasibility of utilizing alternative approaches, modifying or replacing equipment to reduce costs or improve quality Provide update status reports regarding general progress of daily production, shipments and areas of concern Utilize most effective equipment, considering skills of team members, to cost-effectively achieve objectives while concurrently implementing efforts to continuously improve performance Work closely with the Maintenance department to coordinate repair and preventive maintenance in alignment with production requirements plan Your background Bachelor's Degree in business or engineering is required with a minimum of 2 or more years of experience in production team leadership in an industrial manufacturing plant environment Proven manufacturing supervisory skills are required with ability to train, coach, and motivate employees Prefer diverse production supervisory experience spanning accountability for machining, fabrication, assembly, test, inspection, quality and/or shipping/receiving Experience in production planning & scheduling, lean manufacturing, and continuous process improvement is a plus Although a first shift position, must have ability to periodically cover the 2nd or 3rd shift operations, as required Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in United States More about us Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution - creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let's write the future, together.ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: . As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-.Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1- or by sending an email to . Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.
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  • Job Reference: 230504813-2
  • Date Posted: 12 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Abb Holdings Inc
  • Location: Jonesboro, Arkansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent