Supervisor - Factory

Herff Jones - Cap and Gown Division - Champaign, IL (30+ days ago)3.9


Herff Jones and the Murphy Robe Company are a world leader in manufacturing and distribution of graduation, church and specialty apparel. We are currently looking for a Supervisor for our Factory.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Supervises: Employees in assigned department

  • manage the overall assigned department(s) in the Factory;
  • staff management: setting and communicating staff production requirements in daily team meetings; writing and updating job descriptions; conducting performance reviews; coaching; team-building; hiring and disciplining employees;
  • quality assurance;
  • adhere to all policies, procedures, programs and legal regulations regarding employment, safety, employee relations and training;
  • complete regular administrative functions, including reports, time records, budgets, etc.; review weekly and monthly budget and productivity reports; participate in forecasting throughout the year;
  • anticipate needs and changes to budgets, production and staffing;
  • provide production updates to Plant Manager and management group via weekly production meetings and daily production reporting;
  • participate and serve as a leader in the Continuous Improvement Program.

The above is not a comprehensive list of responsibilities or requirements pertaining to the position; it’s simply a general overview. An employee would be expected to meet all requirements and perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred;
  • at least 3-5 years’ experience in a leadership position;
  • Six Sigma experience preferred;
  • excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as strong attention to detail;
  • must have computer knowledge in Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel; Oracle preferred;
  • must also be comfortable multi-tasking in a fast-paced environment;
  • basic analytical and mathematical skills; and,
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

The Factory Supervisor is required to stand, walk, and sit. 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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is an active, physical job with limited sitting.

In return for your dedication to excellence, Herff Jones, Inc. provides comprehensive benefits including, health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401k plan, paid vacation and tuition assistance.

Herff Jones is an Equal Opportunity Employer

ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR THIS POSITION WITHOUT REGARD TO AGE, RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR ANCESTRY, VISUAL/NON-VISUAL DISABILITY, DISABLED VETERANS AND VETERANS OF THE VIETNAM ERA.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Management: 3 years
  • manufacturing: 3 years

Education:

  • Bachelor's