Armstrong Flooring Inc. Production Supervisor, Finish Line in Beverly, West Virginia
Production Supervisor, Finish Line
Date: Dec 3, 2018
Location: Beverly, WV West Virginia, US, 26253
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Production Supervisor, Finish Line
Primary Location: Beverly, West Virginia
Employment Status: Full-Time
Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI), has a job opportunity for a Finish Line Production Supervisor to be located in Beverly, WV. Reporting to the Production Manager, the Finish Line Production Supervisor needs to effectively manage and motivate a team of about 25 people responsible for producing hardwood flooring products. The Finish Line Production Supervisor will achieve excellent results through coaching and team development, effective schedule optimization, and identification and implementation of new and improved processes. Additionally, the Production Supervisor will work closely with a multi-functional team in driving process improvement and cost reduction initiatives using innovative tools such as Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma and equipment optimization. If you are interested in working for a leading Fortune 500 company that is a household name and values innovation and results, then this could be the right opportunity for you!
Key Responsibilities of the Production Supervisor:
Leading the daily activities of the assigned production crew on one of our manufacturing lines
Managing production schedules
Carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws
Training current and new employees
Planning, assigning and directing work as well as appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining employees, addressing complains and resolving problems
Spearheading a safe working environment
Promoting the effective utilization of equipment, materials and people
Maintaining the daily production numbers in order to meet budget constraints in a safe and efficient manner
Required Qualifications for the Production Supervisor:
3+ years of production supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment
Strong management and leadership skills with the demonstrated ability to effectively lead and motivate a diverse group of employees
Excellent working knowledge of safety and environmental practices and regulations, including OSHA compliance
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Willingness and ability to work occasional Saturdays or off shifts
Desired Qualifications for the Production Supervisor:
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
Previous Project Management experience
Experience with Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, or other process improvement methodologies
Solid mechanical knowledge, including machine operation, troubleshooting and preventative maintenance
About the Location (Beverly, WV)
With approximately 17 acres under roof, our Beverly Plant manufactures solid wood floor products and is the largest Kiln facility east of the Mississippi. It is one of the larger employers in the area with over 600 employees working multiple shifts in manufacture and shipment of our wood flooring products.
Located in the heart of West Virginia, Beverly is surrounded by beautiful mountain ridges, geological wonders, historic Civil War sites, state parks and national forest recreation areas. The town is also conveniently located within an hour's drive to some of the best ski resorts that West Virginia has to offer (Snow Shoe, Canaan Valley and Timberline).
Why Armstrong Flooring?
With a heritage that began more than 150 years ago, Armstrong Flooring, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of flooring products with a focus on innovation, design, and environmental sustainability. Based in Lancaster PA, Armstrong Flooring serves both the residential and commercial markets.
Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
Competitive 401(k) with company match
Long term disability coverage
Vacation and sick time
Product discount programs.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets.
Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters
Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact Armstrong Flooring employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.
Armstrong Flooring will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Armstrong Flooring, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Armstrong Flooring mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Armstrong Flooring employees, or to Armstrong Flooring’s resume database will be considered Armstrong Flooring property. Armstrong Flooring will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Armstrong Flooring will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.
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Nearest Major Market: Charleston
Nearest Secondary Market: West Virginia
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