Sifco Industries, Inc.

Production Supervisor - Orange ca

General Summary

The primary responsibility of the Production Supervisor is to be a hands-on leader and lead those functions required to keep the facility in compliance with parts production balances, as reflected in all site inventory systems. This is accomplished by setting daily schedules of orders to be processed. Assigning work based on associates knowledge and capabilities. Training and leading by example on specified equipment and knowledge of processes.

Major Duties and Responsibilities Include: (But not limited to the following)

  • Provide leadership and direction for day-to-day operation over a team of entry-level production employees to meet demand of both external and internal customers
  • Coordinate production to meet daily distribution requirements
  • Plan daily production activities
  • Lead reliability, compliance, quality and safety programs for assigned area; ensures required government and/or environmental regulations are met
  • Ensure team is fully trained in, committed to, and conduct their activities in accordance with all aspects of QAF Safety and Quality systems and requirements, coordinating quality and safety training with the Environmental Health and Safety Manager
  • Monitor production/manpower levels within area of responsibility to ensure continued efficiency while anticipating problems and assisting with developing contingencies to address issues or production needs
  • Identify and address product quality issues and continually look for ways to improve processes at the plant
  • Responsible for maintaining adequate inventory of production supplies
  • Oversee and manage inventory levels
  • Support 5S and Lean Projects and continuously identify ways to reduce plant operating costs through the incorporation of Operational Excellence strategies
  • Audits hourly employees time cards for accuracy to ensure correct charges against production assignments
  • Evaluates employee’s overall performance, establishing goals and objectives for proper manufacturing techniques
  • Maintains established housekeeping standards
  • Inspects and measures parts and products to verify conformance to specifications
  • Analyze production trends, quality and reducing scrap and communicate results with senior management
  • Partner with the QC, Press, Engineering, Deburr and Sales Service teams to ensure all orders are processed according to schedule and in compliance
  • Responsible for supplying process orders to Heat Treat/Machine Shop by following Press schedule
  • Partner with the Inventory Control Manager in the planning and execution of the annual physical inventory count
  • Meets established standards for productivity and quality. Collaborates with manager when road blocks arise which impact expected levels of performance and efficiencies
  • Responsible for enforcing Company policies, safety and employee conduct in the workplace
  • Conduct meetings with employees regarding training, Company policies, safety, conduct and general information as required
  • Must contribute to a positive work environment
  • Work directly with the Director of Operations to coach, train, develop and hold associates accountable for performance and efficiencies
  • Handles routine personnel issues including training, coaching and counseling subordinates

Qualifications

Knowledge of:

  • Federal, State and local labor regulations
  • Safe lifting and material handling techniques in the use of common production equipment
  • Terminology used in general production operations
  • Work in a fast-paced environment and to meet deadlines
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Initiates, pursues, develops, and influences others
  • Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Reacts well under pressure
  • Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments
  • Write procedures and correspondence as needed
  • Highly motivated, self-starter
  • Proficient PC skills and general knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred, but not required
  • Minimum (3) years of hands-on production operations experience in an Aerospace manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) preferred, but not required
  • College degree or comparable business experience, preferably in the Aerospace industry

Ability to:

Experience and Education

Working Conditions

Environment:

The working environments described here are representative of those that will be encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This position will include working:

  • Indoors within a Manufacturing facility
  • Indoors around different areas of the manufacturing facility
  • Office area within the Machine Shop and Support office buildings
  • Be able to bend and twist at the waist, stoop, crouch, crawl, climb, balance, kneel or squat while maneuvering dyes into place as needed
  • Be able to lift up to 40 lbs. from ground level to waist repeatedly over the course of the shift

Physical Abilities

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee must be able to:

  • Be able to bend and twist at the waist, stoop, crouch, crawl, climb, balance, kneel or squat while maneuvering dyes into place as needed
  • Be able to lift up to 40 lbs. from ground level to waist repeatedly over the course of the shift


QAF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/V/D.

If you have questions about the position, contact Rocio Oyoque at rocio.oyoque@qafinc.com. However, applications e-mailed to this address cannot be accepted. Applications must be submitted online using the link:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=sifcoindu1&jobId=37422&lang=en_US&source=CC2

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis without future employment sponsorship


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