Production Supervisor

Black River Ventures - Nashville, TN

Full-time$65,000 a year

Our client is a global leader in building materials manufacturing, distribution and sales. The have been recognized as a top place to work. Employees say that they have a good work/life balance, its a fun place to work and upper management cares about the employees.


Manufacturing shift leader for the site.

Manage 75+ operations and support personnel.

Ensure that processes are being run efficiently to optimize equipment and labor utilization.

Work closely with the Technical Process Coordinator to ensure throughput optimization, high quality standards and on-time delivery

Verify that safety program processes are followed and facilitate additional training when needed

Ensure that quality processes are being followed and introduce projects/processes to make improvements.

Create/maintain an environment of open interactive communication and best practices sharing.

Solicit ideas to improve efficiencies and make proposals to incorporate these changes.

Support process audits (OHSAS 18001 and ISO 9001)

Coach and mentor employees for professional development of the team

Work with partners in engineering, materials, quality and finance on operations projects.

Shift schedule: 12-hour shifts, 6 weeks on day shift, 6 weeks on night shift, alternating weekends

Location: 30 minutes west of Nashville, TN


Bachelors degree a plus

3+ years of experience in an operations role in a manufacturing environment required (producing brick, ceramics, tile or a similar products a plus)

1+ years in a supervisory role

Proven ability to be effective in managing manufacturing operations


Base salary $65k

Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, HSA, life, 401k match, tuition reimbursement

Local candidates only (NO relocation assistance available)

Black River Ventures Corp.