Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift

Pensacola, Florida
03 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Production Supervisor will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities

The Production Supervisor will:
  • Develop production line manufacturing plans consistent with the goals and objectives of the operations department annual budget plan
  • Arrange for and provide adequate staffing to meet the production schedules set by production planning consistent with the onsite budget and with current business levels
  • Provide direction to support needs of each production area, including manpower, work assignments, scheduling of overtime, and training
  • Be responsible for reviewing and maintaining department expense budgets and for explanations for all variances
  • Strive to keep all variances related to achieving business objectives, monitoring increases and decreases in production demand
  • Support, encourage and facilitate Lean Manufacturing principles by providing adequate time for training and for project teams to accomplish continuous improvement projects
  • Work to maintain and further develop a Visual Workplace including support for a 5-S program, active project boards, performance measure charts, and training program status boards
  • Develop and support the growth of all employees • Support all company workplace policies including attendance and safety objectives
  • Work with HR to develop a performance oriented work environment encompassing timely performance appraisals, 30, 60, and 90 day reviews for new employees, timely disciplinary action when warranted and compensation programs which encourage employees to excel


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
  • At least 3 additional years of manufacturing supervision experience
  • Ability and willingness to work 2nd shift

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics

  • Bachelor's degree in business, industrial management, or engineering is preferred
  • Six Sigma training is preferred (GE employees only)
  • Ability to plan, communicate and execute
  • Ability to deal fairly and equitably with all employees
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to lead projects utilizing project management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills • Ability to train and develop hire potential employees