-Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in assembling parts or in the production of plastic bottles, pipette pumps, desiccators and glass bottles.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Include the following, other duties may be assigned:
-Studies production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment. Interprets company policies to workers and enforces safety regulations.
-Interprets specifications, blueprints, and job orders to workers, and assigns duties. Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules. Recommends measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product.
-Suggests changes in working conditions and use of equipment to increase efficiency of shop, department, or work crew. Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
-Initiates or suggests plans to motivate workers to achieve work goals. Maintains time and production records. Estimates, requisitions, and inspects materials. Confers with other supervisors to coordinate activities of individual departments. Sets up machines and equipment. Reports machine and equipment malfunctions to maintenance personnel.
-International Standards Organization (ISO) Compliance: Maintains high level of quality in the areas of documentation, inspections, and job performance, as required in procedures and work instructions related to job functions.
NON-ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Performs activities of workers supervised when necessary. Performs and completes any other work assigned by management when requested. Performs general clean up of work area.
-Directly supervises 10 to 15 employees in the Pre-Pack and Assembly Department. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws.
-Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
-To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
-Five or more years of directly related supervisory or coordination experience in a manufacturing environment.
-Several years experience in packing and shipping operations as well as inventory control systems, methods and procedures. Experience in employee selection and functional training is required.
-Ability to read and interpret documents such as general business correspondence, purchasing and sales reports, product inventory and orders, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
-Ability make calculations using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division both manually and with a basic calculator.
-Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
-A current driver's license is required for local travel.
-The physical demands described here arc representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to hear and talk in person and on the telephone. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk and is occasionally required to sit; use his or her hands to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
-The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
-The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.