Production Supervisor

TITLE: Production Supervisor - McDonald location


REPORTS TO: Production Manager


JOB STATUS: Full Time, Exempt,


SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE: This position has 5-10 direct reports


SHIFT: 2nd Shift


FUNCTION:
• Plan, organize, and control the production and packaging of chemical products according to schedule and specifications
• Communicate with Quality Control, Warehouse, Sales and Marketing to ensure product quality and shipping time tables are met
• Promote safety in the workforce according to the guidelines and regulations enforced at Reaxis Inc.
• Evaluate and improve manufacturing techniques in the most economical and cost-effective way without sacrificing product quality


PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Direct all plant operations on assigned shift to meet production schedule
• Supervise and evaluate the work of production operators
• Ensure safe operations and control production costs
• Perform routine inspection of plant and equipment to identify and correct potential safety and health hazards
• Maintain the production facility in a clean, safe condition
• Ensure that product and packages are clean and properly labeled
• Increase manufacturing capacity by reducing downtime
• Perform material, production, and man hours record keeping
• Enforce plant policies and procedures
• Administer discipline as needed
• Assist in performing in-process inventory counts


WORK ENVIRONMENT:
• This job operates in an Industrial and Administrative setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computer, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
• 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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand; walk; sit; handle, or feel objects, tools or
controls, reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; talk or hear. The employee must
occasionally lift or move office products and supplies, up to 50 pounds.


EQUIPMENT OPERATED:
• Phone
• Copier
• Fax Machine
• Printer
• Laminator


POSITION TYPE AND EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK:
• This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days are Monday through Friday, 6:00
a.m. to 2:00 p.m. or 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The employee must work at least 30 hours
each week to maintain full-time status.


TRAVEL:
• This position does not require travel


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or Technical field and two years’ experience in an industrial
manufacturing plant OR Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a Chemical manufacturing plant
with demonstrable leadership skills
• Basic understanding and hands-on experience with QC testing
• Demonstrable experience in working in a team-based environment
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and ERP systems


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Demonstrable experience working with a Unionized workforce


HOW TO APPLY: Interested candidates are requested to please submit a cover letter and current
resume to the attention of  HR@REAXIS.COM.  

We accomplish these objectives with our commitment to the following principles:

  • Compliance
  • Monitoring
  • Waste minimization
  • Pollution prevention
  • Product stewardship
  • Employee and community education
  • Partnerships with stakeholders and public

At Reaxis we are committed to the highest level of quality for all products and processes and to the health, safety and securing of our employees and the community. Our McDonald, PA location earned its first ISO 9001 registration in 1997 and added RC 14001 registration in 2006 and we continue to strive to consistently implement continual improvement processes.

We believe that Environment, Health, Safety, Security, Responsible Care and sound business management are mutually achievable objectives.