Production Supervisor at Woodbridge Corporation in Lithonia, Georgia

Posted in Manufacturing 13 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Woodbridge is a privately-owned company offering innovative material technologies for applications in automotive, commercial, recreational, packaging, healthcare and building products. In addition to manufacturing operations, the company also offers a full array of services including: chemical research and development, product and process engineering, tooling, technical support and accredited laboratory testing. Woodbridge operates more than 50 facilities across 10 countries—employing over 7,500 teammates and serving more than 600 customers worldwide.


Job Grade: Supervisor/Analytical (I3) 

Business Unit: Assembly and Diversified 

Hiring Manager: Joseph Robinson 

SUMMARY – This is a supervisor function with hourly employees reporting to it.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. 

  1. Enforce safety rules and quality procedures

  2. Take disciplinary action when required

  3. Track daily scrap

  4. Prepare Daily Production reports

  5. Maintain and post employee’s attendance point record system

  6. Report and track employee’s vacation

  7. Check and report employee’s time

  8. Understand WPS, HSE & TS16949 procedures and ensure teammates are following procedures

  9. Responsible for interpreting and  the current labor agreement with UAW

  10. Instruct HS&E courses

  11. Orientation for new hires e-training

  12. Maintain raw materials and finished goods inventory

  13. Understand BIC Key performance indicators and implement corrective actions to meet or exceed BIC 75

  14. Understand Lean and implement 5S and Kaizens within department

  15. Ensure good communications across shifts, departments

  16. Participate in problem solving,  VSM, Kaizen projects

  17. Implement SOT’s, standard work

  18. Audit for standard work,  quality, understanding HSE

  19. Train, disqualify, qualify, and audit performance on teammates

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:  This position currently has hourly and temporary employees within the department.

QUALIFICATIONS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.   Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:  High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent of education and experience.  Knowledge of HS&E Collective Bargaining Agreement and employment requirements.

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Woodbridge is committed to fostering a diverse workplace. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and consider employment applicants without regard to race, colour, ancestry, creed, place of origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, disability, or any other protected status. Please let us know if you require any special needs requirements. We will do our best to accommodate in accordance with local legislation.