Shift Supervisor

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

College degree preferred

High School or GED required

Team Training

Safety Training

Technical training

EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED:

Manufacturing/industrial background is required

Must gain thorough knowledge of plant policies and procedures

General knowledge of process equipment

Can perform and direct complex repairs to equipment

Records, collects and interprets data and adjusts equipment and staffing as required to maintain an efficient operation.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Shift Supervisor will manage, control and direct the manufacturing facility while on shift

Promote and maintain an accident free work environment

Responsible for the manufacture of quality carbon black and oil products

Housekeeping to strict industry and environmental standards

Directs and controls detailed maintenance and insures that preventative maintenance is being performed.

Shift leadership, direction and supervision

Individual performance and guidance

Operation of complex equipment

Ability to train operations personnel

SPECIFIC DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provides a positive face to the community, vendors and customers

Strict housekeeping and environmental awareness

Sample collection and labeling to ensure product meets strict quality standards

Exceptional Leadership and positive influence for the shift

Team Participation and Direction

Plant leadership and direction with the entire management team

Strong communication skills both verbally and written; strong interpersonal skills

Recommends / implements methods to improve efficiencies

Provides well written documentation to include safety, environmental etc.

Troubleshoots/ diagnoses process equipment and operations issues

Performs at high levels (Cost Quality, Delivery, Team)

Can work independently of direct supervision

Works in a safe manner

Provides effective training to new operators

SCOPE AND CHARACTER OF SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This position has strong influence on shift employees and conducts performance reviews

This position collaborates with others to implement group decisions

This position will mentor and help develop other team members

This person has full responsibility for the facility while on shift

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Must be able to work rotating shift work

Noise to 90 decibels

Standing

Lifting to 50 lbs. every minute

Works with carbon black and petro chemical processes

Must be able to operate a forklift

Heat and cold depending on outside weather conditions

Can work up to 50 feet above ground

Go to all jobs