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Production Supervisor in South Gate, CA at Malarkey Roofing

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary

Responsible for managing and directing all production related activities. Ensures effective communication and coordination of all manufacturing related activities between all departments within the Plant. Ensures that all products are manufactured to specifications and quality testing is being performed on a routine basis and corrective action is taken for any product not meeting those standards.


Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for adherence to company policies including safety and the use of personal protective equipment.
  2. Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations for production department.
  3. Maintains production schedule by monitoring project progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems.
  4. Maintains product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations.
  5. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  6. Work closely with Plant staff on continuous improvement initiatives.
  7. Provides supervision of all production associate, planning and assigning work, adjusting schedules to meet production requirements, analyzing and resolving work problems, inspecting materials to verify conformance with standards.
  8. Maintains production records and ensures employees are completing records correctly and timely.
  9. Champion pre-shift communication meetings for the Production department.
  10. Assist with staffing for open positions, analyze and recommend manpower requirements, evaluate and trains staff by coaching, conducting performance appraisals, administering discipline, training and development on the job.
  11. Provide development opportunities to production associates through cross-training initiatives and setting clear objectives.
  12. Provides support to maintenance in the troubleshooting, rebuilding, re-design of manufacture equipment.

Supervisor Responsibility

The Production Supervisor is responsible to carry out the full spectrum of leadership responsibilities in accordance with company policies and applicable laws, and to ensure that subordinate supervisors provide leadership to their respective teams.  Responsibilities include hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. 


Job Requirements

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree and at least two years of successful and current experience as a production supervisor, in a continuous, high-speed manufacturing operation.

Experience in handling large volumes of raw material on daily basis, such as; asphalt and aggregate materials. Solid supervision and leadership skills, accompanied with interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills. Ability to analyze and resolve problems in a fast pace environment. Experience in the development of an employee lead safety culture.


Physical Requirements
This position performs in an office, manufacturing, and warehouse environment. It is subject to hot and cold temperatures. This position may require working outside of normal business hours (extended hours), with the ability to meet deadlines and work well under high pressure and start-up situations.




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