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Andersen Windows and Doors Value Stream Supervisor I/II - 2nd Shift in Bayport, Minnesota

Description

Shift: 2nd Shift

Maintain high level of visibility with associates. Use hands-on approach to communicate daily and involve associates in problem solving.

  • Promote safety and ensure a safe work environment and safe associate work habits.
  • Develop a high performance work team with high levels of associate engagement morale, satisfaction, and performance.
  • Create and maintain a respectful work environment by listening, seeking facts to support decisions, managing one’s own reactions, and addressing unacceptable behavior.
  • Help associates succeed through performance management. Provide coaching and performance communication to support development.
  • Ensure the desired product quality levels are achieved through use of standard work and training to those standards, training in operation and inspection techniques, and use of tools/data.
  • Support and implement new, customer-focused processes in accordance with lean principles and practices. Provide training and coaching to improve standard work, work center organization (5S), and housekeeping. Actively provide change leadership as required.
  • Support and foster an environment of continuous improvement by encouraging associates to challenge existing processes and implement solutions that enhance the overall effectiveness of the operation.
  • Support associates in understanding company policies and practices.
  • Take notice of process related problems and support associates in taking corrective action to improve the overall performance of the team.
  • Communicate with and listen to associates on a daily basis regarding work center/team performance, strategic initiatives, policy changes, safety, quality, etc.
  • Communicate with other supervisors and appropriate personnel regarding equipment, safety, work center schedules, company policies and practices, performance improvement plans, etc.
Qualifications
  • 4 year degree or equivalent

  • 2 – 4 years of supervisory or work center lead experience

  • Previous experience in a logistics operation with demonstrated ability to acquire and apply continuous improvement, lean, and manufacturing system principles a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with and motivate people.

Business acumen and knowledge:

  • Basic business knowledge about how a business runs and makes decisions.

Communication:

  • Listening skills
  • Effective communicating 1:1 and in groups
  • Presentation skills

Leadership:

  • Results Orientation
  • Able to motivate associates
  • Bias for action
  • Displays energy for the business
  • Supports and communicates difficult decisions
  • Collaborates with associates at all levels
  • Effectively supports change
  • Developing skills in coaching production associates
  • Able to maintain a respectful and safe work environment
  • Able to support a continuous improvement culture
  • Works effectively with warehouse, shop and/or deliver associates
  • Demonstrates strong problems solving skills

CULTURE AND BENEFITS:

Our vision is to make the world a better place by living up to the promise that everyone benefits from their association with Andersen. We’re committed to making a difference through challenging ourselves each day, recognizing and rewarding success, taking pride in our work and honoring a legacy built on doing the right thing. There is great respect for life outside work so that you can bring your best self to work.

As an innovative and industry-leading organization, we think of benefits more broadly. From your health care to your work environment, to your development and quality of life, we think beyond basic benefits to provide a total rewards package including, but not limited to:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

  • Health Savings Account contributions

  • Paid holidays plus PTO

  • 401(k) plan & contributions

  • Professional development & tuition reimbursement opportunities

  • A culture that supports work-life balance

  • An environment where collaboration is key

  • Volunteer opportunities – on company time

  • Environmentally conscious business decisions

  • 7,000+ employees and career opportunities nationwide

Job: Manufacturing

Primary Location: United States-MN-Bayport

Organization: Andersen Corporation

Job Posting: Aug 17, 2020, 1:25:13 PM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 26883

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