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Production Supervisor

Unified Brands, Inc.

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Vicksburg, MS
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Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Unified Brands is a leader in professional foodservice equipment design, manufacture and service. With an extensive portfolio of premium branded product lines to include Groen, Randell, Avtec, A la Cart and Power Soak, Unified Brands offers foodservice operators the essential equipment needed to support the varied menus of today's commercial kitchens. With an emphasis on custom fabrication and comprehensive foodservice preparation solutions, Unified Brands is a single source for cooking equipment, Sous Vide/cook-chill production, refrigeration, ventilation, utility distribution, conveyor, continuous motion washing, and meal delivery systems - with the ease of a single integrated business platform for sales, support, service, manufacturing, and business operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor the applicable production schedule to ensure timely shipments to customers.
  • Ensure necessary raw materials and/or components are available for day’s production runs.
  • Coordinate with shipping, materials, and sales for prompt reaction to late shipments.
  • Maintain optimum “work in process” levels of stock items to ensure on-time deliveries to meet customer requirements while minimizing excessive inventory.
  • Ensure quality of finished product meets the specification established by engineering, quality assurance, ASME and/or CE specifications.
  • Ensure productivity level requirements are met.
  • Supervise, train and motivate subordinates to optimize their performance and growth.
  • Assist shipping department to complete freight claims against carrier for shortages, damages and overages.
  • Work with the materials/purchasing department on optimum inventory levels for accessories.
  • Coordinate with production control/scheduling to expedite emergency customer issues.
  • Ensure that company standard practices and procedures are followed in connection with all related functions.
  • Report and assist in resolving any process and/or equipment problems.
  • Responsible for maintaining safety and housekeeping standards and assure compliance with OSHA standards.

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Reasonable computer skills including experience with Outlook, Excel and Word.
  • ERP system experience.
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate personnel by example.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to make decisions with reasonable information.
  • Pro-active, hands-on supervision skills.
  • Must be able to promote a team environment

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • BA or BS degree or 10-15 years’ experience in lieu of degree preferred preferably in a sheet metal environment.
  • Four years supervision experience preferred.

WORKING CONDITION:

General plant/production environment.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Type: Rarely 0-12% Occasionally 12-33% Frequently 34-66% Regularly 67-100%
Seeing: X
Hearing: X
Standing/Walking: X
Climbing/Stooping/Kneeling: X
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: X
Grasping/Feeling: X

All qualified applicants will consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.