Production Supervisor

Selma, Alabama, United States Full-time

Plantation Patterns, a division of NBGHome, is a manufacturer and distributor of high quality outdoor cushions and umbrellas in the United States. We are currently seeking a Production Supervisor to join our Selma, AL manufacturing supervisory team.  This role is a first shift, exempt position reporting to the Production Management.

 PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a Production Supervisor, you will work within a dynamic and passionate team to achieve and maintain the goals of our manufacturing plan. This role will work with production management to perform and manage daily production activities to promote a culture of teamwork and continuous improvement.  You will train and supervise production associates; work with Inventory Control to maintain accurate inventory; and maintain records for all equipment, materials, and products. Relying on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals, you will assist the team in making production processes/responsibilities more efficient.

At all times, you will support a safe, clean, organized, and accountable workplace.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Daily inspection and care of equipment.
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Communication/Interaction/Support of all departments.
  • Pull material from inventory for work orders.
  • Return material to inventory from work orders.
  • Load/Unload/Relocate material as needed per Inventory/Production/Shipping/Quality Control requirements.
  • Assist/support all personnel.
  • Complete all other duties as assigned by management.
  • Conduct cycle counts including researching and documenting inventory discrepancies to identify root causes and possible solutions.
  • Monitor and perform key functions related to inventory transactions to ensure accuracy and timeliness at all times.
  • Perform daily audits to ensure accuracy of received quantities.
  • Document all errors found during any research pertaining to a SKU in question.
  • Complete all required paperwork/transactions accurately and within required deadlines.
  • Work safely at all times and follow all established safety rules and guidelines including reporting noncompliance.
  • Communicate information related to daily work activity to management.
  • Maintain a supportive and customer focused work environment by performing all supervisory functions including associate performance, attendance, training, reports, etc. in a timely and accurate manner.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Accept special projects as assigned by supervisor. 

Skills/Abilities Experience Requirements:

  • Highly organized with exceptional follow-through, time management, and multi-task abilities.
  • Strong verbal and written communications.
  • Ability to coach and train associates to improve individual and team performance.
  • Basic computer and data entry skills.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Ability to read and understand measurements and tape measures.
  • Lifting and moving boxes will be required.
  • Team player that works well within a fast-paced, goal-driven environment.
  • Able to work independently with limited supervision as well in a team.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Two (2) years manufacturing/production experience; at least six (6) months hands on supervisory experience.

If necessary, must be able to work modified shifts and weekends with little notice.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.