Production Supervisor - Day Shift

Job Description

Carpenter Co.

Carpenter is looking to add a Production Supervisor on 1st shift for our Laminated Mattress line!

Carpenter Co. is known far and wide as one of the most successful and innovative companies in the world. Since our founding in 1948, we have developed a corporate culture that has helped revolutionize the comfort cushioning industry. Today, with about 5,000 employees, 18 product divisions, 46 global divisions and $1.7 billion in sales, we manufacture more comfort cushioning products than any other company.

Carpenter Co. offers a comprehensive benefits package including low cost/high benefit health insurance, dental, vision, life, disability, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), profit sharing, education assistance, and paid time off. We offer long-term opportunities for our employees in a stable industry and clean working environment. Our Riverside branch employees average over 30 years of service with the company, and we'd like for you to join us!

1st Shift Production Supervisor (LMATT)

This position is responsible for organizing, directing, and monitoring all aspects of production in assigned first shift LMATT department. Direct Supervisory responsibility for employees and production.

  • Involved in daily production planning.
  • Supervise production personnel.
  • Responsible for overseeing quality in the department.
  • Coordinate daily production schedule.
  • Responsible for training.
  • Responsible for completing customer orders efficiently and to customer specifications while keeping overtime hours at a minimum.
  • Responsible for proper equipment operation and to ensure all Preventive Maintenance Programs are being followed and completed.
  • Responsible for safety and that all safety policies and rules are being followed.
  • Responsible for implementing all company policies and guidelines.
  • Responsible for housekeeping per Value of Order.
  • Responsible for setting standards and monitor to ensure they are being met.
  • Demonstrate appropriate leadership behavior.
  • Coordinate with shipping and/or production to ensure timely loading of product.

Job Requirements

  • Two to four years’ Supervisory experience required to perform the job.
  • Some PC background, good communication skills, must be able to read a tape measure, and forklift training.
  • Able to delegate duties and responsibilities effectively, as well as to monitor and direct several separate processes.
  • Ability to function under pressure is essential.

Hours: Typically 5 am/6 am to 3 pm/4 pm, plus occasional overtime work extending to the weekends or holidays.
Employment Type: Full-Time
Exemption: Salaried Exempt
Job Type: Management
Manages Others: Yes, 15-20 employees.
Industry: Manufacturing, Chemical, Consumer Products

No phone calls or agencies, please. Background and drug test required.

Carpenter Co. is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or other legally protected characteristic.