Toro Company of Minnesota Production Supervisor in Shakopee, Minnesota

Tracking Code 20180716 Job Description MAJOR FUNCTIONS: Reporting to the Operations Manager, assures assigned manufacturing area safely produces the highest quality component parts on a timely basis at a competitive cost, while maintaining superior employee/customer relations for Toro in Shakopee, MN. Uses accepted leadership methods to ensure that manufacturing resources are properly managed to meet customer needs in a cost effective manner. Remains flexible and progressive in leading/managing the manufacturing process. LIST OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises all employees assigned to him/her and is responsible for training, discipline, pay adjustments, vacation scheduling, and performance measurement of each individual. Model and promote 5S practices and safe working conditions; Zero is Possible. Responsible for meeting department goals for safety, quality, and delivery. Act as change leader. Lead/participate in continuous improvement activities and projects to achieve company objectives. Create, implement, and maintain standard work following TWI methodologies. Interface with various operational disciplines including Materials, Planning, Engineering, Quality, Human Resources, IT, and Finance. Responsible for interviewing, hiring, training, developing, coaching, disciplining, and terminating employees. Schedule resources assigned to him/her to ensure orders are completed to meet the schedule. Ensures that employee morale is kept at a high level through fair and consistent administration of the labor contract, and empowering employees to jointly manage their work areas. JOB DIMENSIONS: Directly supervise 15 - 35 non-exempt hourly employees. Responsible for providing parts to final assembly facilities. Negligible travel required ( JOB SPECIFICATIONS: Required: High School Degree or equivalent technical training/experience. A minimum of two years' experience in various manufacturing disciplines. Ability to work any shift. Preferred: Bachelors degree (B.A., B.S.) or equivalent. Experience supervising. Strong employee/customer relations skills. Basic understanding of materials, engineering, human resources, quality and accounting and how they relate to each other. Experience in metal fabrication. Experience in a unionized environment. Strong technical skill or education. Computer Skills: Microsoft Office, SAP, JobPack. Strong leadership experience. ABOUT THE TORO COMPANY: The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) is a leading worldwide provider of innovative solutions for the outdoor environment, including turf, snow and ground-engaging equipment, and irrigation and outdoor lighting solutions. For over 100 years, our ideas have transformed the way professionals and homeowners care for their outdoors, including many leading sports venues and historic sites around the world. Across our strong family of brands, our success is founded on building trusted relationships, creating innovative products and following ethical business practices - ideals shared by our nearly 7,000 employees around the world. With sales of $2.4 billion in fiscal 2015, Toro consistently delivers strong financial performance and market leadership. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Job Location Shakopee, Minnesota, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular About Toro: Headquartered in Bloomington, MN, The Toro Company delivers innovation through a surprising array of products. Since 1914, our ideas have transformed the way professionals and homeowners care for their outdoor landscapes. An excellent reputation, strong brands, ethical business practices, and a culture founded on trust and respect are ideals shared by our employees. With annual revenue of $2.0 billion, Toro consistently delivers strong financial performance and market leadership. More than 5,000 global employees form a strong community with a world of opportunities to learn and contribute.