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

Job: Manufacturing

Primary Location: Beverly, West Virginia

Other Locations:

Employment Status: Full-Time

Travel: 5%

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

  • Union experience

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.

Benefits Package

  • 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.

Armstrong Flooring partners with Scout for all direct hire search firm activity .

Armstrong Flooring has a partnership with Scout for all of our direct hire search firm activity and as such, all inquiries and resumes must be submitted through Scout. Scout is an easy to use recruitment marketplace integrated within Bullhorn, PCRecruiter or accessible via Scout Connect. Accordingly, we respectfully ask agencies not to solicit our business managers or Talent Acquisition team directly and to reach out to Scout at www.goscoutgo.com/searchfirmreferral .

Nearest Major Market: Charleston

Nearest Secondary Market: West Virginia

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