Production Line Supervisor

Hornell, New York

Type: Direct-Hire

Category: Industrial & Manufacturing

Job ID: 131944

Date Posted: 09/13/2019

This is a permanent, full time, direct hire job opportunity offering W2 annual salary with benefits (medical insurance, PTO & 401K plan with matching contribution).

Please send me your details directly to: for an immediate consideration.


Production Line Supervisor



Directly supervises employees. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 

- Analyzes work orders to estimate worker hours and create schedules that meet both internal and external needs
- Computes amounts of stock and supplies required for operations, based on production schedules, and requisitions materials from storage area
- Interprets specifications, blueprints, and job orders to workers, and assigns duties
- Plans flow of materials through department and develops physical layout of machines according to work orders
- Interfaces with others in the organization to ensure customer deadlines are met
- Inspects and measures parts and products to verify conformance to specifications
- Directs workers in adjusting machines and equipment to repair products which fail to meet standards
- Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules
- Develops, recommends, and implements measures to improve production methods, equipment performance, and quality of product or service
- 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
- Maintains time and production records
- Develops capital equipment justifications for machine tools and process technology to improve quality, cost, and cycle times
- Estimates, requisitions, and inspects materials

Skills, Experience, Education: 

- Ideally a Bachelor's or Associate’s degree in an applicable field; or equivalent combination of education and experience
- Previous experience as a Production Supervisor, Production Line Supervisor, Production Manager, Production Line Manager, Manufacturing Supervisor, Industrial Supervisor, etc

- Ideally experience with different methodologies/concepts such as: Kaizen, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, etc
- Nice to have certifications like SixSigma GreenBelt (Green Belt) or similar


Please send me your details directly to: for an immediate consideration.