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Production Shift Supervisor

Company Name:  A. Schulman Inc

Akron, OH, US, 44306

Req ID:  73167
Facility:  AKRON EXETER-5001
Department:  Production - AXO
Division:  Global APS and Supply Chain

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2020, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the third consecutive year.

Basic Function

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The position of Production Shift Supervisor is a team leader, coordinator, coach and mentor to a team of production operators.  The Production Shift Supervisor has responsibility for the safe and successful production of all products and processes within the team and uses continuous improvement techniques to drive development in all areas of the business.

Roles & Responsibilities
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Implements, complies with and encourages team members to adhere to all safety requirements resulting in zero safety violations. 
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Supervises operational processes and activities to ensure all products meet or exceed all established quality requirements, including product integrity and product order documentation
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Coordinates with HR on all related personnel actions to include performance management and disciplinary actions
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Understands manufacturing priorities based on established weekly productions schedules and makes daily assignments to achieve performance expectations.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Assist operators in problem solving and exercises considerable judgment.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Directs routine equipment maintenance and set-up.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Takes leadership role for training and coaching activities.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ensuring maintenance of cost effective and high-standard production
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Continuously evaluate work force and equipment capabilities and effectiveness to recommend where improvements can be made
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Promote and maintain a team environment that encourages employees to get engaged in the operation and take ownership of tasks
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain time and attendance records
Min. Qualifications

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">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.

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2+ years experience in supervisory role i<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">n manufacturing or plastics processing facility
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Proficient with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work well with a team and independently
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Effective problem solver
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work overtime or weekends on short notice as needed
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to apply basic mathematics skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work proactively and support other personnel and departments.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Possess a professional attitude and strong interpersonal skills in leading and mentoring team members
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maintain good attendance habits missing minimal work
Work Environment and Physical Demands
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Stand on feet for 8-12 hours
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to lift 50 lbs. or more
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work with fiberglass among other potentially hazardous materials
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Willing and able to comply with respiratory fit testing (where applicable)
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) may be required to be worn
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to work in moderate noise level atmosphere
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">bility to work in an environment that is not temperature-controlled; very warm temperatures in summer months                                                                                                                                    
Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

Referral Bonus: $500.00

Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

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