Development Resource Group, Inc. Production Supervisor in Mounds View, Minnesota

Seeking a Production Supervisor that provides leadership and coaching to establish a cohesive and positive results driven team. This candidate will assist in driving culture change to promote continuous improvement and increased team capabilities with engagement to coach and mentor production team members in a fast paced manufacturing environment. This candidate will provide work direction to the production department to ensure the product produced meets or exceeds quality standards and is completed by scheduled ship date. Key Responsibilities:Maintains a safe and controlled manufacturing environment by educating and directing production team members on the use of all control points, tools, and resources; maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures. Plans, develops and implements new methods and procedures designed to improve operations, minimize operating costs and effect greater utilization of labor and materials Set production cell priorities by understanding business product flow from parts, build, test, packaging, and ship. Interfaces with entire organization to ensure customer deadlines are met. This position will work closely with the Master Scheduler, Buyers, Customer Service Manager and Program Management. Identify, troubleshoot and resolve bottlenecks, process failures, production procedures, staffing issues, supply chain part shortage problems, and/or training deficiencies Establish process, protocol and involvement for new product transition for production release Position Requirements: Two year degree in manufacturing or related field. Minimum of 5 years of supervisor experience in a manufacturing environment or 3 years of experience with a BS degree. Experienced in Lean manufacturing by using strong influence capability and ability to divert decision making. Familiar with production work orders or schedules to meet customer delivery and quarterly revenue. Experienced in ERP system (QAD). Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Word. Preferred Qualifications: Familiar with optomechanical / electromechanical assembly operations. Tracked record of supervisor experience. Coach and mentor production team members disciplinary but in a professional manner. Having a continuous improvement mindset to bring innovative ideas to the organization. Preferably a 4 year degree in manufacturing, business, or related field. Please use the following link to apply: http://dr-group.com/apply-now/?jobtitle=Production%20Supervisor%207402 For additional job openings, follow DRG on Social Media! Web: www.dr-group.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/development-resource-group?trk=company_logo Twitter: https://twitter.com/DRG_MN