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Cherne Industries Inc Supervisor, Manufacturing in Shakopee, Minnesota

The Cherne Division of the Oatey Co. is growing. Come join our Team at the new facility in Shakopee, MN. Position Summary This position is responsible to coordinate operational activities in designated departments and supervise department associates to optimal performance while adhering to and promoting quality and safety guidelines. Position Responsibilities 1. Manage daily performance activities to ensure daily goals and priorities meet daily shift productivity targets within assigned departments(s) while maintaining quality standards, safety guidelines and plan attainment. 2. Supervise safety initiatives to ensure clean and hazard free work environment as well as associate compliance with safety rules and regulations. Pro-actively address safety concerns. 3. Monitor hourly performance levels in Departments to achieve production standards and resolve problems. Ensure the completion of production records (daily production reports, process monitors, work orders, etc.) and perform data entry as required. 4. Supervise department associates including daily work assignments, policy and procedure compliance, complete associate merit ratings and review meetings. Recognize outstanding performance and administer discipline as needed. 5. Respond to daily employee relations issues and contribute to the resolution of associate concerns to help promote a harmonious work environment. 6. Perform all required quality inspections and document results. Ensure all department associates are knowledgeable and inspecting output per product quality requirements. Ensure the timely processing of nonconforming products and complete required documentation. 7. Apply LEAN management principles throughout the department s daily activities. 8. Effectively communicate business objectives, daily goals, performance related information, individual feedback to all levels of the organization. Support corporate communication initiative and lead the team by example. 9. Partner with other supervisors to schedule, plan and execute daily operational goals and objectives. 10. Oversee maintenance activities and ensure equipment is maintained in good working order for attainment of department metrics. 11. Ensure smooth start-up by verifying raw material, components, equipment and associates are available at workstations. 12. Other duties as assigned.