Shift Supervisor (FLS 3rd Shift) Job: 560399

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics - Garden Grove, CA4.0



Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.

Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.

At Saint-Gobain we design, manufacture and distribute materials which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. Join our innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial community to improve the world of tomorrow with us.


The Production Shift Supervisor is responsible for supervising shop employees in a manufacturing and assembly environment. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions.

Actively lead shift production incorporating safety and environmental initiatives to achieve world class performance.

  • Knowledge of all production processes and equipment. Monitor performance of team. Develop action plans for training and people development for team. Lead and coach direct and indirect reports.
  • Understand all production related documents (SOP’s, BOM’s, Quality Standards, etc.) and help to keep them current and accurate.
  • Support continuous improvement.
  • Manage operational metrics to achieve site targets.
  • Oversee all of production in accordance with the QMS (Quality Management System) with a strong focus on safety. Responsible to lead, set expectations and all necessary reporting. Understand and execute role as a leader of production. Complete other related projects as assigned.
  • Engineering discipline preferred, 9+ years’ of applicable work experience may be considered in lieu of a formal Bachelor’s Degree is required.
  • 5+ years of experience supervising production employees in a manufacturing environment.
  • 5+ years of experience demonstrated experience in developing teams and individual employees.
  • Must be a team player, Self-starter and meet commitments & deadlines with limited direct supervision.
  • Safe and quality work ethic. Understand SOP's that relate to department activities. is required.
  • Proficient in use of computers and spreadsheet software with experience with business systems (i.e. QAD, Kronos, Microsoft Office), and other computer hardware and software.
  • Must have ability to manage performance, leadership skills, initiative, strong organizational and decision-making skills, team building and motivating skills, and a high degree of customer orientations.


  • Time on production floor – know processes and equipment. Monitors performance and achieve objectives related to Safety, Quality, Environmental and Efficiency of work within the production floor and meets shipping a quality product on time delivery dates. Setting personnel schedule to achieve the production schedule.
  • Manages shift production directly as assigned. Responsible for leading and developing employees.
  • Understands all production related documents and helps to keep them current and accurate
  • Drives Continuous Improvement and Safety Initiatives.

At Saint-Gobain, our people are our most valuable asset so we provide competitive base salary and incentive compensation packages to reward and recognize employees for their contributions toward the company's success. We also offer a comprehensive and flexible benefits package with programs designed to meet our employees’ diverse needs.

Medical/Vision/Dental/Pharmacy Short and Long Term Disability Life and AD&D Insurance Dependent Life Insurance Volunteer Paid Time Off Retirement Plan: 401(k) Group Legal Coverage Flexible Spending Account Paid Holidays Paid Vacation Tuition Reimbursement Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Matching Gifts Program Product Rebates Vendor Discounts Scholarship Program Live Well Wellness Reimbursement Pet Insurance

For additional information please visit us on Glassdoor.

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Job Type: Full-time