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Production Supervisor I

Kelly Services

Brooklyn Park, MN
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Job Title Production Supervisor I

Jobid US33Y8RH_BH1436840

Location: Brooklyn Park, MN, 55443, USA

Description How would you like to work with one of the most Innovative organizations in the Twin Cities?

What kind of leadership would you be bringing with you?

**Position summary:**

Oversee production of Control Panels and Wire Harnesses in order to meet delivery deadlines, achieve excellent quality, and maintain a “continuous improvement” atmosphere centered around LEAN manufacturing and 5S.

**Key responsibilities:**

+ Maintain 100% On Time Delivery

+ Review workload forecast and plan for needed capacity

+ Flex resources between workcenters to eliminate bottlenecks

+ Keep workers focused and productive

+ Organize OT and prepare workers for extra hours
+ Champion excellent quality

+ Work with all quality personnel to eliminate workmanship defects

+ Manage In Process Changes to ensure correct changes were made to the end product as well as documentation

+ Handle MRB material generated through workmanship errors, capture within M1 ERP system, and work with inventory to acquire replacement material.
+ Training

+ Acquire a general understanding of all production workcenters in order to assist in training of new employees.

+ Learn manufacturing “Best Practices” as they pertain to the production of Control Panels and Wire Harnesses. Work with shop personnel to ensure they are carrying out their daily tasks to the best possible standard.
+ Staffing

+ Work with the Production Planner for capacity and labor needs

+ Monitor all workcenters and identify need to add or subtract labor

+ Conduct on site interviews with potential candidates

+ Work with HR to provide necessary discipline up to termination for necessary situations.
+ Continuous Improvement Manufacturing

+ Maintain a strong 5S program at all times

+ Participate in Kaizen events
+ Safety

+ Ensure all safety policies are understood and enforced

+ Complete monthly safety training with all direct reports.

+ Always consider safety a top priority
+ Ensure that processes are delivering their intended outputs.
+ Ensure the promotion of customer focus throughout the organization.
+ Proficient in the use of the M1 ERP System
**Supervisory responsibilities**


**Education, experience and skills** :

+ Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field from a four-year college or university and/or at least 5 years of Production Supervision experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
+ Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as labor hours, available capacity, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
+ Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
+ Knowledge of various tools, fasteners, torque specs, etc…
+ Ability to read High Voltage and Low Voltage schematics to determine proper wire routing, gauge, labeling, etc… (preferred, not required)
+ Have a clear understanding of 5S, its purpose, and how it improved the manufacturing process.
+ Ability to help generate and implement LEAN manufacturing principals.
+ Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
+ Proficient with Windows based ERP/MRP systems – M1 experience preferred but not required.
+ Excellent skills using Microsoft Office programs such as Word and Excel
For IMMEDIATE consideration, please email your updated resume to

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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