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Production Supervisor - Day Shift

Date: Feb 15, 2018

Location: Kirkland, WA, US

Company: Leggett & Platt Incorporated

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE: LEG) is seeking a Day Shift Production Supervisor for its Western Pneumatic Tube branch in Kirkland, WA, specializing in Aerospace tubing.  This position will report to the Production Manager and will have the overall responsibility to effectively organize and monitor work flow and work with the Production Manager to execute continuous improvement projects and achieve safety initiatives. The successful candidate will be a strategic, big-picture leader who empowers others to take ownership and pride in branch operations.

 Essential Responsibilities

  • Oversee shift production, quality, safety, and maintenance
  • Employee coaching, mentoring, and accountability in a union environment
  • Manage work flow by planning, monitoring, and executing targeted job results
  • Manages KPIs and provides production reports to the Production Manager
  • Work with production team to develop, plan and execute continuous improvement initiatives
  • Encourage safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel
  • Maintain working relationship with the union by following the terms of the collective bargaining agreement
  • Achieve acceptable quality and OTD requirements
  • Improve efficiency, productivity and reduce scrap to achieve product cost targets
  • Ensure compliance with company policy and procedures

 Requirements

  • At least 3-5 years in a Manufacturing Supervisory role
  • Experience in Aerospace Manufacturing preferred, especially within a union environment
  • High mechanical aptitude; familiarity with precision measurement tools (ie. Micrometer, calipers etc.)
  • Proven skills with ISO/AS9100 quality standards as well as Lean/Six Sigma and Continuous Improvement disciplines
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite ( Excel, Word, PPT, Access)
  • Ability to manage a large, diverse group in a busy environment that is fast paced and rapidly changing;  Multi-tasking abilities are a must
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing, or related field preferred

We are looking for a proven leader with a strong track record in Aerospace manufacturing and a passion for continuous improvement.  Experience with production management, process improvement, and quality control is required.  This is an ideal opportunity for an up and coming leader to make a difference in a forward-moving, highly diversified company.

Since 1883, Leggett & Platt has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing company consists of more than 20,000 employee-partners in 130 manufacturing facilities throughout 19 countries. Leggett & Platt offers a positive work environment, competitive compensation, and a comprehensive benefits package.  To find out more, please visit www.leggett.com.

 

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