Operations Supervisor (1st shift)
Location: Middletown, Pennsylvania US
Job Number: 9643
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01329759 Date posted 06/28/2019 City Middletown State Pennsylvania Country United States
United States of America
PW205: P&W Amercon - PA 181 Fulling Mill Road, Middletown, PA, 17057 USA
The sky has no limits!
Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.
Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you'll help answer today's challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow's solutions.
Do you enjoy the challenges of process improvement and "lean" manufacturing initiatives?
Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt &Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you.
Pratt & Whitney Amercon, Inc. is a subsidiary of Pratt & Whitney Company and manufacturer of aircraft components and equipment. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Middletown, Pennsylvania. P&W Amercon provides precision machined turbine blades, vanes and hot section components to primary turbine engine manufacturers.
We are actively seeking to hire a hardworking individual for a First ShiftOperations Supervisor position at our Middletown, Pennsylvania-17057 location.
* Relocation assistance offered * 1st shift core hours: 6 am - 2pm
In this role, you will be responsible for supervising a group of hourly employees in a dynamic manufacturing/operations environment. You will lead and coach to skilled Amercon employees, leading employee engagement and continuous improvement efforts. In addition to daily supervisor responsibilities, project management, effective communication and execution with support group members is critical to success. You will adopt the ACE Operating System and lean manufacturing vision to thrive in a team environment with high performance expectations.
- Establish work schedules taking into account customer requirements, resource availability and other priorities.
- Delegate effectively to develop personnel and effectively balance workload.
- Provide leadership and direction for 1st shift employees, with emphasis on team building and standard work execution through effective communications, and in developing an efficient team that is responsive to production requirements and changes.
- Manage employee performance and skill development.
- Control quality, productivity and process flow to meet customer satisfaction.
- Work dedicatedly to address issues and engage the workforce in achieving production goals.
- Ensure a world-class safety culture is maintained and respond to all EH&S requirements promptly.
- Ensure full involvement in continuous improvement initiatives - utilize ACE tools to improve production, performance, and reduce scrap, rework and repair.
- Communicate effectively with all levels of management.
- There is up to 10% domestic travel associated with the role.
- Bachelors' Degree and minimum 1 years' experience that includes shop floor/operations/ manufacturing/production environment OR Associates Degree with minimum 2 years' experience that includes shop floor/operations/ manufacturing/production environment OR High School Diploma/GED with minimum 6 years' experience that includes shop floor/operations/ manufacturing/production environment.
- Minimum 1 year of supervisory experience.
- Familiarity with continuous improvement principles (e.g. lean manufacturing, ACE, QCPC).
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Previous experience with employee training and ensuring safety at work.
- Ability to drive quality and customer happiness through ACE operating system.
- Highly self-directed, quick learner, strong drive and results driven.
- MS Office skills.
Amercon, a Great Place to Work! Benefits include:
Comprehensive Health Insurance Plan Time Off:
Vacation, Sick days, Birth/Adoption Leave/FMLA, Military Leave, STD/LTD, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty, Holidays.
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If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you've been looking for. Do you wish you could put your expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.
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Job Number: 01329759
Community / Marketing Title: Operations Supervisor (1st shift)
Location_formattedLocationLong: Middletown, Pennsylvania US