2nd Shift Department Manager

Dura Supreme Cabinetry

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Howard Lake, MN
Second Shift

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Dura Supreme Cabinetry manufactures quality semi-custom and custom cabinetry for cabinet showrooms throughout the United States. For almost 70 years, professional kitchen designers from coast to coast have looked to Dura Supreme for cabinetry that fulfills their customer’s desire for personalized design choices and outstanding quality of construction.

A Production Department Manager is responsible for the overall operation of safely producing cabinet components on time, complete, to quality standards, to material usage standards, and to productivity standards by maximizing the personnel, material, equipment, and information resources available, and supervision of staff. This position will directly report to the Production Manager.

This specific role as a 2nd Shift Department Manager will work alongside one other 2nd Shift Department Manager and will oversee the assembly, packaging, and shipping operations throughout 2nd Shift.

This is a Salaried Position and requires at least 10 hour days M-F

Full Benefits and Paid Time Off!

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Ensures safety procedures are followed in department.
  2. Monitors quality and material usage within the department.
  3. Administers the production flow of cabinet components.
  4. Monitors schedule and productivity reporting on a continuous basis and directs department Lead people to make adjustments to meet the schedule and productivity goals.
  5. Determines productivity goals for department through maintaining labor expenditures.
  6. Notifies Inventory Control Manager of low quantities of component parts and accessories.
  7. Researches and develops new techniques for procedure improvements.
  8. Researches and recommends new equipment purchases.
  9. Monitors rework and backorder problems.
  10. Advises and consults with R&D about incorrect shop floor prints.
  11. Communicates professionally and effectively with all employees and Managers to ensure a consistent flow of product throughout the facility.


Required Education, Training or Experience

  • Production experience
  • Proven management experience.
  • Knowledge about woodworking is a plus!
  • Dura Supreme product knowledge
  • Woodworking and machine knowledge
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Organization skills
  • Ability to analyze facts to enhance decision making
  • Flexibility to adapt to work environment changes and work force needs
  • Leadership skills